What should I consider when creating my profile?
In your profile, you fill in relevant information about you as a housing applicant. You introduce yourself, state your employment, if you have any pets and what you do in your spare time. It is also important to specify what type of housing you are looking for, such as the size of the dwelling, the type of accommodation, maximum rent, and other possible criteria.
"Remember that the more elaborate you are in your profile, the easier it is for us to help you find the right home."
Once you have created and completed your profile you have the opportunity to book viewings. A full profile contains the following:
- A personal presentation (at least 150 characters)
- What kind of accommodation you are looking for
- Desired rental period
- Number of rooms
- Number of square meters
- Maximum monthly rent
- Household type, Smoker, Type of employment, Occupation, Education and Pets
- Desired area (select at least one area you want to search for housing in)
Click here to create a free account or to update your existing profile.
What should I think about when I write the housing ad?
Posting a good ad is one of the most important things you need to do to rent out your home. The more time you spend, the higher the likelihood that you will find a suitable tenant. Therefore, be sure to include all the details and describe the property in the best possible way. For example, it is good to include practical details about what is included in the rent and what is not, but also details such as what kind of communications and other services are available in the area and how the home is designed. It is also important that the advertisement contains pictures so that the housing applicant can get an idea of the housing before he or she applies. If you take good photos, you will also attract more housing applicants!
What should be included in the inspection record?
Once the lease agreement has been signed, a template for inspection records will be sent out to the lessor and tenant. The inspection is most conveniently carried at the same time as the key is handed over. The property will be inspected and any damages and the condition of the home will be carefully documented. go through the property carefully and document the condition of the home. Photograph any damages.
Why do I sign the contract electronically?
To ensure the safety of both parties, Samtrygg uses electronic signatures. This is the most secure way to ensure that the right person signs the contract. The agreement is signed via BankID or Mobile BankID.
Who do I pay my rent to?
As a tenant, you pay your rent to us at Samtrygg through our billing partners. We, in turn, refer the payout to the landlord.
How much rent should I ask for?
The exact rent depends on a number of factors like what kind of housing it is, what area it is located in, what shape it is in and so on. You can read more about rents in our pricing guide. To get an idea about how to price your housing you can also use our
Choosing a housing applicant?
You as a landlord choose who you want to sublet to. We perform a credit check on the tenant you end up choosing. If the applicant is ruled as suitable according to our internal controls we will offer our safety-package during the rental period. If not we will recommend another applicant.