You may have seen an advertisement for Austin apartment finders online, or in printed apartment guides at your local grocery store, and wondered why you would even use such a service when you can go online, and find your next apartment on your own. Well, there are several reasons to enlist the help of professionals when hunting for your next rental. Primarily the service is free to you, as the apartment properties pick up the tab for directing you to their apartment community. Using an experienced locator service will also give you resources, and information that is not readily available in one location to the average consumer, and can help in zeroing in on the perfect monthly rental costs, location, and the options you would like to have in your next apartment.
Depending on the type of lease that you eventually sign, and the length of the contract, you can receive up to two hundred dollars in the form of a rebate from the apartment finder service. This will usually take about thirty to sixty days to receive the check in the mail, but will greatly help you defray your moving costs. There are specific rules to follow to become eligible for this type of financial reward, and the agent who is handling your apartment relocation will go over it in detail for you.
There are some instances where you can not only get a reward for you using such a service, but the apartment complex may have an additional offers of first month's rent free, or other bonuses like waiving the security deposit, and or the application fees. This is not to say that all three of these bonus situations will happen at every propriety, but a combination of two is more frequent than one might think. Also, ask your agent for referrals for Austin apartment movers, as they may special relationships with one or more in the area that can help you with a discounted price on moving your belongings to the new apartment.
When you first start calling local Austin apartment finders, ask about their rebates, and if they have any current monthly specials in the areas of town you are interested in moving to in the future. You may hit the perfect deal and gain some unexpected discounts that you may have never thought of to ask for previously. The benefit of saving money, and having a professional real estate agent find your next apartment will not only help you financially, but it will also remove the burden of having to spend all of your discretionary time searching on your own.