How do I apply for an apartment?
To apply for an apartment at Woodgate, you can follow this link. This will typically take you to an online application form that you can fill out and submit electronically.
How much is the security deposit and when is it due?
At Woodgate apartments, the security deposit is typically equal to one month’s rent, unless otherwise specified by an approvals officer at Smartland. This deposit is typically due at the time you sign the lease or shortly thereafter. The purpose of the security deposit is to protect the landlord in the event that you cause any damage to the apartment or fail to fulfill your obligations under the lease. The deposit will be returned to you at the end of your tenancy, minus any deductions for damages or unpaid rent. It is important to carefully read and understand the terms of your lease, as it will outline the specific requirements and procedures for paying the security deposit and any other fees.
What is the pet policy?
At Woodgate apartments, pets are generally allowed, with the exception of some dangerous dog breeds. There may be certain size and breed restrictions in place, so it is important to check with the property management office to confirm whether your pet is allowed. The property may require you to pay a nonrefundable pet deposit of $350 per pet, as well as a monthly pet fee of $35 per pet. It is important to carefully read and understand the terms of your lease, as it will outline the specific requirements and procedures for having pets at the property.
Is there on-site parking available?
At Woodgate apartments, there are plenty of parking spots available for all residents.
Can I paint or make other modifications to the apartment?
At Woodgate apartments you are allowed to paint or make other modifications to the apartment. However, it is important to note that you are required to paint everything back to its original color, patch any holes or repair any damage caused by the modifications in order to get your security deposit back at the end of your tenancy.
Is the apartment furnished or unfurnished?
At Woodgate apartments, there are both furnished and unfurnished options available. If you choose an unfurnished apartment, you will need to provide your own furniture. If you prefer a furnished apartment, Woodgate may be able to provide furniture for an additional price, which can be discussed with the property management office.
How long is the lease term?
The lease term is typically available in 12, 18, or 24 months. You will need to choose the lease term that best suits your needs and budget. It is important to carefully read and understand the terms of your lease before signing, as it will outline your rights and obligations as a tenant. The lease term will also determine the length of time you are committed to living at the apartment.
Is there a weight limit for pets?
there is a weight limit for pets of 40lbs. This means that pets weighing more than 40lbs may not be allowed at the property. It is important to understand any other pet-related policies, such as breed restrictions or requirements for proof of vaccination. It is also a good idea to carefully read and understand the terms of your lease, as it will outline the specific requirements and procedures for having pets at the property.
Are utilities included in the rent?
At Woodgate apartments, utilities may or may not be included in the rent. Additional fees may apply for water, sewer, trash, and gas. It is the responsibility of the tenant to transfer the electric meter into their name in order to receive service.
Is there a laundry facility on-site?
There is a laundry facility on-site that is available for all tenants to use. Some units may also come with their own hookups for a washer and dryer, allowing you to do your laundry in the convenience of your own apartment.
Is a credit check required for application?
At Woodgate apartments, a credit check is typically required for application. This is a standard practice for many landlords and is used to assess an applicant’s financial responsibility and ability to pay rent on time. In addition to a credit check, the property management office may also check an applicant’s criminal background, financial history, and rental history to ensure they are a good fit for the apartment complex. It is important to understand that a credit check is just one factor that is considered when evaluating an application, and that a poor credit score alone does not necessarily disqualify an applicant.
How often is the rent due?
At Woodgate, rent is due before the 4th of every month. If it is not paid by the 4th or after, a late fee may be applied. It is important to carefully read and understand the terms of your lease, as it will outline the specific requirements and procedures for paying rent at the property.
Is there a penalty for breaking the lease early?
If you choose to move out before the end of your lease term, you may be responsible for paying a penalty or fee. The security deposit will be retained if a tenant breaks the lease early, and the tenant may also be required to continue paying rent until the unit is rented to a new tenant.
How do I pay rent (e.g., check, cash, online)?
Rent can typically be paid through the online portal created when the lease is signed. This is a convenient and secure way to pay rent, as it allows you to make payments electronically using a debit or credit card, or your bank account. There is also a cash payment option which allows tenant to pay cash through Walgreens, CVS, 7-Eleven, or ACE stores.
Is renters insurance required?
Yes. You may be able to purchase renters insurance directly through Smartland, or you may choose to obtain a policy from another provider. In either case, you will need to provide a copy of the policy for the property management office’s records.