You will need
- - the receipt;
- - financial documents confirming the payment.
When making the lease agreement specify in detail the procedure and terms of payment for the rented apartment. The lessee shall strictly comply with the requirements on the procedure for the payment of money as late payment of housing are threatened with eviction in accordance with the current legislation of the Russian Federation.
The rent you can transfer to the landlord by postal money order to the address indicated or by Bank transfer to the account number. When paying cash do not forget to keep receipts to prove the amount and terms of payment. Financial documents are evidence that the funds for the rent paid in full and on time. This will help to avoid misunderstandings if the owner will call you to claim that you are late or not fully paid for accommodation.
If you transfer money from hand to hand or make advance payments, make a receipt. This document need to issue from the hand in two copies for each party. Fill it on plain paper A-4 format in the presence of witnesses.
The receipt should indicate in detail who is who and what gave the funds, their amount, terms, which made inclusive rents. Put down signatures of the tenant and the landlord, passport details and signatures of witnesses. Receipt along with financial checks will be the document confirming the timely payment of rent in full.
Never give money for the rent from hand to hand without a receipt and witnesses. In the event of any misunderstanding arising between you and the owner of the property, you will not be able to prove the fact of payment for accommodation. Even if your relationship with the owner is built on mutual trust, always better safe than sorry.
Advice 2: How to pay for two apartments
In accordance with article No. 153 of the Housing code of the Russian Federation, municipal and other payments for the maintenance of the apartment is obliged to pay the landlord. Accruals are made in a single settlement center after the state registration of property rights. If you have two apartments and one is not live, you can recalculate, but completely avoid responsibilities and to evade the payment will fail.
You will need
- - the statement;
- - reference from place of residence;
- - certificate of ownership of the two apartments;
- - the statement of claim.
For one apartment in which you reside, payment for utilities produce in full in accordance with the accrual, receipt of which come in the mailbox. You have to pay for heating, electricity usage, gas, water, sewer, garbage collection, cleaning of the territory and the entrance. If you have meters, you only pay for what you actually used your family.
If the second apartment is not inhabited, will apply to housing maintenance management. Present your passport, certificate of ownership for both apartments, a certificate of residence certifying that you reside at a different address.
You will make recalculation. In the following you will be exempt from paying for water, sewer, gas, electricity. If you have meters, you will pay in accordance with the testimony. No one lives – nothing hot for up.
However, you can not release from payment for heating, cleaning of the territory, the entrance, as the owner is obliged to pay for everything, that somehow relates to the content of the apartment. If the apartment includes a metering device of heat energy, you have the right to put the thermostat to the minimum temperature, but to turn off the heating completely impossible, all of the heating, Sewerage and water supply system can thaw in the cold season. In the absence of metering device you will pay for heating in accordance with the cubic capacity of the apartment.
Disputes between the property owner and the owner of the house settled in court. If you have presented all the documents proving your stay in another apartment, but you refuse to recalculate and not exempt from payment of some utilities, please see the statement of claim to the court.