When will you know what is available for August 2018? When can I sign a lease for the August 2018 lease term?
We will not know what properties are available for August 2018 until March 1, 2018. On March 1st, we will begin signing leases for the August 2018 leasing term.
I want to rent a property from you. Where do I start?
We are so glad you are interested in Crabtree Properties! Please contact our office during business hours. We would be glad to schedule a viewing of any property that is listed "Available" on our website. Please note that some properties need 24 hours notice before viewing.
Are the prices listed per property or per bedroom?
All listed prices are for the entire property per month. We do not rent by the bedroom.
How much will the Security Deposit be?
The Security Deposit will be the equivalent of one month’s rent. It must be paid for all applicants on the lease before a lease will be executed. The Security Deposit DOES NOT COVER any month’s rent.
Am I required to sign a lease?
Yes, you are required to sign the lease. The length of your lease will be 12 months. Our leases typically run August 1st through July 25th. We DO NOT offer 6 month leases.
If I am under 21, can I sign a lease?
Yes, you can sign a lease. However, you must first have a parent/guardian sign our Lease Guaranty form and have it witnessed by a notary public. The Lease Guaranty form can be found on the side bar.
Do you allow pets?
YES! We allow pets at ALL of our properties. There is a $300.00 Non-Refundable Pet Deposit that must be paid prior to moving in. This deposit does not cover any damages or anything else created by the pet. This deposit is for the privilege of having a pet on our property. If you have a service animal, you are still required to pay the Pet Deposit.
How do I report a maintenance issue?
There are several ways that tenants can report maintenance issues! You can call them in at our office any time during the day/evening or tell us in person.
Can I be charged for maintenance at the property?
Yes. If the resident neglects or damages the property, you will be charged for it. Please refer to your lease for more information.
Are utilities and/or amenities included in monthly rent?
No, the utilities are paid by the tenant. Some rental homes require gas. The tenant is required to leave utilities in their name the entire lease period. ALL of our properties have a washer and dryer. Crabtree Properties offers complimentary lawn care service that includes cutting the grass and weed-eating.
When is rent due?
Rent is due on the 1st day of the month. If rent is not in the office on the 5th day, a $50.00 late fee will be charged and $5.00 per day thereafter.
How do I pay my rent?
We have several payment options!
- Bring your payment to the office.
- Pay after hours by putting it in the drop box.
- Mail it to P.O. Box 502, Starkville, MS 39760.
Forms of Payment Accepted:
- Checks, money orders and cash only!
- Please make checks and money orders payable to Crabtree Properties, and include your address in the memo (For example, 400 Louisville).
- WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS!
May I sublease the property?
No. However, the tenant will be responsible for finding new tenants to take over the remainder of their lease. The new tenants will also have to fill out a rental application and be approved by our office beforehand.
If you have further questions, please call our office.