Help & Advice

Find information and tip on how to find the right room or rent out your room quickly in days.

  • therightroom is an online listing website for rooms and properties rather than a letting agency. We provide the platform for landlords to list their properties and connect with potential flatmmates. While we do our best to ensure that adverts are genuine and allow users to also report suspicious advert, we have also provide information on how you can further protect yourself.

    How to Protect Yourself

    When searching for a room, the first thing you must to is to check every details in the advert and is any thing seems suspicious or looks too good to be true, then you should be careful. You should normally check:

    • That there is a picture and ensure it doesn’t look suspicion in any way.
    • The price that it is not to cheap or too expensive for the area.
    • If the advertiser is asking for any money in advance before they show you the property.
    • If the advertiser is asking to pay any money through wire transfer.
    • If the response from the advertiser does not tally with what was advertised.

    If you are suspicious of the advert in ay way report the advert to the help team here.

    Viewing the Property

    More importantly always ensure that you view the room before making any payment to the landlord or advertiser. Before you make any payment make sure that you are comfortable with the property and ask as many question as possible. You can ask about the terms of contract and other certain rules regarding the property.

    If you are viewing a property especially for women try not to go alone and inform people where you are going including the address and the person. Do not accept to meet any where else except the property. When you get to the address look around properly to see if the area is secure enough to live in. of you area road and cannot view the property, we do not advice you pay through western union or any other service. You can use Escrow service which should give you more guarantee.

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