Overview of Phoenix
Your pet is a member of
your family, but when you're renting it's not always easy to find pet friendly apartments. Fortunately, online resources can help you find
pet friendly rentals in Phoenix and its surrounding neighborhoods.
Phoenix Pet Friendly Apartments
While there are many
pet friendly apartments throughout Phoenix, not
all apartments are friendly to both cats and dogs. Many pet friendly apartments have
strict rules that regulate what types of animals are allowed. Some pet
friendly apartments only allow cats but not dogs and some have restrictions
on the size/weight of the pet. Since the definition of "pet friendly" varies
from one property to another, it's important to research properties in
advance to make sure that the pet friendly property is indeed friendly to the
type of pet you own.
Pet Friendly Apartments: Security Deposit
Pet friendly apartments often have higher
deposits than other rental properties. That's because the owner needs to make
sure that the deposit will cover the cost of repairing any damage that your
pet might cause. When you're signing a lease for a pet friendly apartment,
it's important to do a thorough walkthrough of the apartment before moving in
to identify existing damage. Take
notes and have the landlord sign the document before you sign your lease.
That way, they can't hold you responsible for damage caused by someone else's