Step-by-Step Guide for First-time Room Renting (Fresh Graduates Please Read!)

Updated: Apr 16, 2021



Are you a freshly graduated student from Malaysia? If not, you might be someone who just started working but haven't found any place to stay. Well then, you're definitely on the right page!

As a first-time renter, you must be baffled with the amount of actions and procedures you need to go through when renting a place. Confusions and frustrations may eat away your brains if there's no one to give a guide.


But now, worry no more! I'm here to give you a quick stress relief because by the end of this page, you'll have all the answers you need.



Here are the step-by-step guide for first-time renting in Malaysia you must know:


1. Appreciate Your Friends (I Mean It)

2. Decide Where To Live and Work

3. With or Without Housemates - Choose One

4. Decide Again: Female-only or Mixed Unit

5. View The Place First Before Saying Yes!

6. Bonus Guide: The Best Place to Rent in Kuala Lumpur



1. Why University Students Need to Appreciate Current Friendships


I'm a fresh graduate! How do I rent a room? What should I do and who should I contact?


Renting a room in Malaysia can be spine-chilling if you're on your own. In this critical time of life, you'd be surprised how a friend can be your life-saving fairy godmother.