A: 1 Rent includes heat, water, hot water, and a basic internet package. Hydro costs are extra.
A: Yes, we accept individual applications. We do reserve spaces for groups, but all individuals must submit applications and sign their leases at the same time.
A: We match roommates based on personality profiles that are part of our application process. Roommate matching is not an exact science, but the more honest you are on your application, the better chance we have of finding you a good roommate match.
A: If you are experiencing a roommate conflict, the first step is to talk to your roommate. If you’re struggling with that, the Community Ambassador can help. Room changes are a last resort when it comes to resolving roommate conflicts and come with a $150 room transfer fee.
A: Our rooms are single-occupancy, so two individuals cannot live in one at the same time. If you want to live with a friend or partner, you can each sign a lease for a room in the same apartment.
A: A guarantor can be any Canadian or American citizen or resident over the age of 25. The guarantor cannot be the resident themselves.
A: If you are receiving mail to the building, your mailing address is:
|[You unit number]
625 First Street
London, ON N5V 0B6
Mail will go the mailboxes in the lobby. Your unit number corresponds to your mailbox number. Each unit will get one mailbox key to share, and spares are available to temporary use when the office is open.
A: Early move-ins are completely dependent on the following:
- The previous resident moving out on time
- The condition they leave your unit in
- How quickly we’re able to get your space ready
We will do our best to accommodate early move-ins, but cannot guarantee them. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the possibility of an early move-in.
A: Foundry First collects a deposit, equivalent to a month’s rent, at the time of signing. This is cashed when your lease is signed, and covers the very last month you live with us (prepayment).
A: A key deposit is payable at the time of signing. At the end of your occupancy, once your room is emptied and cleaned and keys returned, your deposit will be refunded to you by cheque in 4-6 weeks.
A: Rent and deposits can be paid by any of the following options;
- Credit Card or Debit Card on the tenant portal
- Cheque payable to Foundry First
- E- transfer – Payment sent to email@example.com
- Wire Transfer – please contact the office for wire transfer information
A: We encourage our tenants to purchase insurance, in the event of a flood or fire
A: Your bathroom fan may not be broken. In your suite’s common area you will find a switch, similar to a light switch. This switch is your primary on/off control of the fan in the bathroom. If your primary switch is ON this will prevent the fan switch from working in the bathroom. Considering so, please ensure that this switch is left OFF at all times.
Our Floor Plans
No matter what you’re looking for in a living situation, from one-to-five bedroom layouts, to furnished or unfurnished units, Foundry lofts is the perfect place for you!