Tenants Information

How to rent a property with RE/MAX Elite

How to make a Tenancy Application

  • All properties are rented on an Application basis – not “first come first served”.
  • Complete the provided pre-tenancy application – Click here to view and print the application PDF).
  • Provide an acceptable form of  photo Identification.
  • Provide either copies of written references or contact names and phone numbers.
  • An appointment will me made and your application will be assessed by the Property Manager.
  • You will subsequently be advised if your application has been successful.
  • Not all applications are successful.

Successful Application and completing the paperwork

  • An appointment will be arranged for you to complete & sign the tenancy agreement.
  • If you do not live in Nelson, this can be done by facsimile or email.
  • At this time payment will be required.

Tenancy Application Form

FAQ for Tenants

What is my bond for?
How Much is the bond?
When can I have my bond returned?
How do I report maintenance?
What is the difference between fixed term tenancy and periodic?
Can I change the locks if one of my flat mates moves out?
Why are references required?
Can the rent be increased during the tenancy?
Can the landlord sell the property if I have a Fixed Term/Periodic Tenancy?
Can the Landlord/Agent enter the property, what are the notice procedures?
How do I get my bond back?
How are damages covered?






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