We provide large fridges in every apartment/house, so there is really no need to bring a mini-fridge with you. Nevertheless, you are permitted to bring your own mini-fridge as long as the mini-fridge is brand new. We do not permit used (non-brand-new) fridges since they have a tendency to leak water causing damage, as well as not
With our Blake and Shefford Residence: Yes! We realize that things change and sometimes it's difficult to predict the future. That's why we're proud to be one of the only leasing companies in Ottawa that give you total flexibility to switch your lease term to any of our 2 lease options at any time (8 months or
Yes, overnight guests are permitted on an occasional basis, meaning a few nights each month. However, long-term overnight guests are not permitted since they will inevitably reduce the quality and enjoyment of the residence for other tenants in your unit. Nevertheless, if you have a family member or friend who would like to visit you for
Yes, you will need to have a guarantor (typically a parent) co-sign your lease, even if you are over 18 years. This is because students typically do not have a source of income to cover their rental payments during their full-time studies, and even if they do, they typically do not have enough credit history
If you need something repaired, please fill out and submit a repair request in writing using email, text message, or written letter. Depending on the problem, repairs are typically completed within 24 business hours. If you have an emergency repair that needs to be fixed urgently (such as a water leak, electrical problem, etc), please
Yes, you will have to pay rent until the end of your lease term, or until a new person is found to move into your room. If you need to move out early, please inform Management as soon as possible so we can do our best to help you find a replacement tenant.
For your convenience, we accept virtually every form of payment: Pre-Authorized Bank Transfers from Canadian Banks Interac e-Transfers Cheques Visa/Mastercard/Amex Credit Cards (+1-2% Surcharge charged by the credit card companies) International Wire Transfers (International Students Only, +$14 surcharge charged by the bank)
A lease is a legal contract, and once your application has been accepted, you are obligated for all rental payments until the lease term ends or another student is found for your room, whichever happens first. Management should be notified as quickly as possible so that we can help you find a replacement. We'll do
The burning of candles and incense in the residence is not permitted for fire safety reasons.
Smoking is not permitted inside the residence (neither inside your room nor the common areas). If you smoke, please do so outside the residence and at least 10 feet away from the entrance.