First Time Renter Checklist

You found the perfect apartment, you signed the lease, you’ve rented the moving truck. Congrats, you’re now all ready to be a first time renter. But what exactly do you need? Aside from all furniture, kitchen supplies, bedroom decor, bathroom supplies, etc. You need to make sure everything works correctly. This will include things like fire alarms, carbon monoxide detectors, refrigerators, microwaves, emergency kits, window air conditioners, heaters, fans, floor lamps, drill kits, extension cords, etc.

Taking precautions is very important to moving into a new place. You’re not familiar with the building, your neighborhood, or neighbors for that matter. Here are included a list of objects you should consider purchasing for your new apartment.

  1. Cleaning Supplies
  2. Fire extinguishers
  3. Flashlights
  4. Microwave
  5. Extension Cords
  6. Door Mats
  7. Knife Set
  8. Renters Insurance
  9. Flood Insurance
  10. Good Credit