Private rental is housing that is available in the private rental market. It covers a range of housing types, including houses, apartments and caravan parks. Finding a place to rent There are things to think about when deciding on a place to rent. There are also things you should check when you inspect a property. Applying for a rental property Before you apply to rent a property, you will need to inspect it. Before you move in Some of the things you'll need to do before you move into your new rental property.