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FAQs For Residents and Parents

Does this property have an Application fee?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the resident must pay a Security Deposit, Application Fee ($55), and Departure Cleaning Fee. Prices vary depending on the room type.

Do I need a mattress protector?

Yes, you need to use a mattress protector which we will provide on your check in.

How much is the Internet / WIFI? Who is the provider and how much bandwidth do I have?

Internet access and WIFI is provided by Connectmy.net and speed and download varies by plan.

What utility costs am I responsible for?

Water and electricity are included in your utility fee.

If I wanted to break my lease, what are the costs associated with this?

The resident will be charged a Early Termination Fee equal to two weeks of rent (dependent on room type) and will be responsible for finding a suitable replacement to take over the remainder of the contract.

Do I need to pay a departure clean fee?

Yes - The departure clean fee varies by room and contract length is payable in advance to secure your room. Additional cleaning fees may apply.

Are car parking spaces available?

Limited parking available at $13 per vehicle, permit provide holder with 24 hour access to a dedicated parking space for duration of agreement.  Applications are approved on ‘first in, first served’ basis. 

Is there a cancellation fee once I have secured an apartment?

Greater than 14 days before the start date of your contract the following amounts will be refundable: Two weeks of the security deposit, annual cleaning fee

Between 1 to14 days before the start date of your contract: Cancellation Fee equivalent to two weeks of occupancy fees (amount dependent on room type). You are also responsible for payment of the occupancy fees until a suitable replacement resident secured.

On or after the contract start date: Cancellation Fee equal to two week of Occupancy Fees (amount dependent on room type). Your are also responsible for payment of the Occupancy Fees until a suitable replacement resident is secured.

Is an advanced payment required?

Yes. To secure an apartment, the resident must pay a Security Deposit, Application Fee ($55), and Departure Cleaning Fee. Prices vary depending on the room type.

Do I need to organise my own Contents Insurance?

Yes this is not included in your rent.

Further Resident Information

The Resident Handbook is designed to help you to get to know the building and familiarise yourself with your rights and responsibilities as a resident. We hope that this Handbook will prove useful to you in answering any questions you have, and in assisting you with the most common concerns that you may have.