Deposit / Collateral Requirements

Almost all landlords require a cash deposit or other collateral prior to move-in. BetterLeasing helps facilitate the payment of cash deposits online, and offers Deposit Choice surety bonds, a deposit alternative that means less cash out of pocket for renters.

Convenient

Applicants easily fulfill deposit requirements online (saving the hassle of purchasing cashier’s checks or money orders!)

Cost Effective

Surety bonds cost a fraction of traditional deposits, ask your community whether they offer Deposit Choice bonds.

FAQ

If you need to explore more about surety bonds, visit the Deposit Choice FAQ page to learn more.

Renters Insurance

Renters insurance creates layers of protection around residents' personal belongings, as well as the community as a whole through liability coverage. As a best practice that protects residents from accidents caused by others, many property owners and managers require renters to maintain a minimum level of liability coverage. Easily purchase renters insurance online through Protection Choice ,or upload proof of insurance from another carrier.

Liability Coverage

Financial protection in the event you are liable for accidental damage to the property of others or to the community itself.

Personal Property Coverage

Financial protection in the event you are liable for accidental damage to the property of others or the community itself.

FAQ

If you want to investigate your renters insurance options more carefully, visit the Protection Choice website.