6 important steps to find an accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City and other big cities in Vietnam
Make your Notes:
Identify what you are looking for and your budget.There are four basic accommodation types that you can consider:
Service Apartment – Apartment –Luxury Apartment Town-houses and villas
Things you will need to consider are:
+ Cost-range and hidden cost extras
+ Rubbish collection
+ Pool Servicing
+ Service charge
+ Within or outside a compound
+ Private pools, Shared pools
+ Private gardens, Shared gardens
+ Ease of living
+ Location and getting around
+ Required furniture
+ Move-in date
+ Location preference
+ Minimum number of bedrooms
+ Whether or not you need an official tax invoice
+ Whether or not you need outside/garden space
+ The type of property
+ Length of contract
From those things of your notes we will be able to select a shortlist of properties for you.
Your shortlist;some properties may be over-budget due to anticipated negotiability.
Visiting the properties Get to learn the area as well as looking at specific properties
Visiting the properties /the streets at a couple of different times per day
Speak to others on the same street / in the same apartment building.
Managing your expectations landlords aren’t doing much to properties until they have a signed contract.
Keep viewing until you’ve seen enough to know one of the properties is right for you.
Making an offer
Cost – affected by:
+ Furnishing needs
+ Financial Invoicing needs
+ Renovation / re-painting requirements
+ Payment terms (fronted rent)
+ Deposit amount
+ Termination clause
+ Contract length
The Norms thereof:
+ 1-2 months deposit
+ 1-2 years contract length
+ Monthly or bi-monthly rental payment
+ No termination in first year without loosing deposit
All Agreed, Contract signed, deposit paid.
Handover property / Moving in
Registration with local authority.
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