At move-out, can I clean the apartment myself and get my security deposit back?

King & Queen Apts

As stated in your Lease Agreement,  the apartment is to be professionally cleaned, at tenant’s expense, at move-out or vacancy at lease expiration by a Landlord-approved cleaning company. Please check the website and/or with One Door Realty, Inc for a list of Landlord-approved cleaning companies. A copy of the paid Landlord-approved cleaning company’s bill is required at the time of move-out. … Read More

I’m going abroad next semester. Can I get out of my lease?

King & Queen Apts

You would need to either complete the term of your lease by paying rent for your apartment or you must find someone to take over your lease.  They (and their guarantor, if applicable) will need to complete a rental application, pay the application fee and once they are approved, they will either sign an addendum adding them to the lease or … Read More

I’m graduating at the end of the fall semester. Can I get out of my lease?

King & Queen Apts

You would need to either complete the term of your lease by paying rent for your apartment or you must find someone to take over your lease.  They (and their guarantor, if applicable) will need to complete a rental application, pay the application fee and once they are approved, they will either sign an addendum adding them to the lease or … Read More

I’m getting a new roommate. What is the procedure?

King & Queen Apts

The individual (and their guarantor, if applicable) must fill out an application, pay the application fee, and be approved.  Once approved, they will sign an addendum adding them to the lease.

May I sublet (or sublease) my apartment?

King & Queen Apts

No, subletting or subleasing without written permission from Management is not allowed.  If you must vacate your apartment and find someone who will take over your lease, they must go through our application process and be approved.

What do I do if my roommate leaves but I am staying?

King & Queen Apts

Please notify Management in writing that the roommate will no longer be occupying the apartment.   Management will supply a form which needs to be signed by all parties.  The security deposit will be processed at the time the apartment is completely vacated.

How long is a typical lease term?

King & Queen Apts

Our leases are typically 11.5 to 12 months.  The first lease term typically begins between June 6th-9th and ends on or around May 22nd of the following year (depending on the terms of the lease).  Renewed leases begin on or around May 22nd (depending on the terms of the lease) for 12 months.  Depending on availability, it is possible to have … Read More

What do I need to do when I move out?

King & Queen Apts

Your Lease Agreement and Rules and Regulations detail the things you need to do and accomplish to properly vacate your apartment.  In fact, your Lease documents outline them in great detail.  Please refer to your Lease documents and contact Management with any questions.

I’m on a yearly lease and want to move. How can I break my lease?

King & Queen Apts

You should review your Lease Agreement thoroughly to determine if there is an early termination clause.  If there is one, you should follow the terms of the clause regarding prior notification to the landlord.  If there is no provision in your Lease Agreement for early termination, discuss your concerns with your landlord.  Abandoning the property will not resolve the issue … Read More