You're a private tenant if you rent from a private landlord. Make sure you understand your rights and responsibilities in a private rental.
You have different rights depending on your tenancy type. Make sure you know what kind of tenancy you have and what your rights and responsibilities are.
Private rentals offer more flexibility to choose where you want to live and for how long. See if a private rental is right for your situation and needs.
There's a lot to keep track of as a tenant. Make sure you know the certificates and paperwork your landlord is legally required to give you.
Before you sign a tenancy agreement, make sure you know exactly what you need to pay for and how much it costs. Understand the different kinds of deposits and fees and what you're responsible for.
See if shared housing is right for you. Understand how your rights and responsibilities are different for private renters in shared housing.
There are many reasons for a tenancy to end. You can leave when your agreement ends, but it can be risky to leave before then. Make sure you know how to properly end your tenancy.
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