What should I know before I choose a
new apartment home?
A lease is a basic agreement between you and the owner of the
community. The lease is legally binding and enforceable through the
legal system. If you choose to move out before the end of the lease
terms, you could still be responsible to pay the remainder of the
What type of leases do we offer?
We offer individual leases and joint leases.
What’s the difference between a Joint
Lease and an Individual lease?
An individual lease is when you rent a bedroom and are responsible
for that particular room and jointly liable for the common areas. A
joint lease is when you rent the entire apartment in which you
assume responsibility for the entire unit.
Do I have to provide a
The lease guarantor in a rental agreement is someone who signs onto
the lease agreement and is financially responsible if the other
parties on the lease default with payments or incurs charges.
Oxford Manor will accept a security deposit in lieu of a guarantor.
Do I have to pay a deposit?
If you do not provide an approved guarantor you will need to pay a
deposit to reserve your apartment. The deposit varies by lease.
What is included in the rental
All the community amenities, high speed internet, pest control, and
Are utilities included?
You are responsible for water, sewer, electric and wastewater.
What is your pet policy?
Pets are allowed for joint leases only, and there is no breed
restriction up to 80 lbs. The pet fee ranges from $250-$350, and
pet rent ranges from $25-45. Both pet fee and pet rent are
dependent upon the age and weight of your pet.
What happens when there's a
maintenance problem in the apartment?
You can call the front office or put in a maintenance request on
our community website.
If I want to paint, is there a
Painting is allowed. We ask that you return the painted wall back
to its original state before you move out. If not, then there will
be a redecoration fee.
Do you offer roommate matching?
We do offer roommate matching. If you have a preferred roommate you
can request to live with that person.
When is move-in day?
Please call our office for move in and move out dates.
Can I terminate my lease?
We do not allow lease termination however, we offer reassignments.
A reassignment is having someone take over the leasing contract so
that you are no longer legally obligated to fulfilling the lease
agreement. (More details available in office)
What if I don’t get along with my new
We suggest that the roommates have a discussion of boundaries
immediately after moving in, even if they have known them for a
long time. This will help with establishing guidelines for living
together. We ask that roommates attempt to talk about any issues
within the household prior to contacting the leasing office. If
they are unable to resolve, the leasing team may be able to assist
with the outcome on a case-by-case basis.