What initial fees do I need to pay before moving in?

1st Month’s Rent ( prorated when you move-in after 1st of the month) + 2nd Month’s Rent (only when you move-in after 9th of the month) + 65% Guarantor Fee (45% for students)

*Some properties – mainly in downtown Tokyo, might require Key Money, Deposit, and Agency Fees.

 

Do I need a personal guarantor?

No, Tokyo Apartment is partnered with a trusted English-speaking guarantor company so a personal guarantor is not needed.

 

What documents are required for an application?

For working professionals:

  • Application Form
  • Copy of your passport
  • Copy of your residence card/visa
  • Certificate of Employment
  • Last 3 Month’s Payslips (only applicable to those who have already been working in Japan for quite some time)
  • Most recent bank statement

For students:

  • Application Form
  • Copy of your passport
  • Copy of your residence card/visa
  • Parental Consent Form (for students under 20y/o)
  • Student ID
  • Most recent bank statement

In addition to the aforementioned documents, please prepare the following on hand in case the owner/property manager/guarantor company ask for it:

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • Admission Letter (for students)