Renting Information:


NEW RESERVATIONS
: Our standard same year reservations are for a minimum of one week beginning no earlier than 1 pm Saturday and ending by 10 am the following Saturday.  The first 50% is due within 10 days from the date booked.  The final 50% is due within 60 days prior to the arrival date. All rentals are subject to an 8% state sales tax and a $50 booking fee.

**** Stanton Realty reserves the right to only take week long reservations (Saturday- Saturday.)  Short term reservations are cosidered during the pre, and post season upon  approval of the homeowner. There is  a 3 night, $1,000 minimum required. Price will vary based on homeowner's decision.

 
ADVANCED RESERVATIONS: We accept reservations up to a year in advance, providing the corresponding date requested has passed in the current calendar year. Current year guests have first option to rerent their house for the same week of the following year by leaving a $25 deposit to hold it
The $25 initial deposit will be credited to the reservation balance if the reservation is confirmed.  Reservations taken a year in advance are accepted subject to the owner's approval of the pre-booked week(s) and subject to any price changes.  The $25 deposit will be refunded if the owner does not approve of the advanced reservation The $25 deposit will only be forfeited if the reservation is confirmed, and the renter does not VOLUNTARILY call to cancel by the January 15th deadline for the first 50%.   

CHECK-IN: Check-in time is between the hours of 1 and 4 pm. Check in at Stanton Realty to pick up your key and any applicable beach passes.  Personal checks are not accepted less than 30 days prior to check-in. Our office closes at 4:00 pm. If you plan to arrive later than 4:00 pm, please call in advance for instructions.

CHECK-OUT: Check-out time is before 10 am. No late check-outs. Tenants are required to clean the rental unit prior to vacating. This includes removing all trash & recyclables and placing them into their proper containers. If you choose to check out before our office opens at 9 am, we have a mail slot in the front door for your convenience.

METHODS OF PAYMENT: Standard reservations require an advanced deposit of 50% of the rent total, due within 10 days from the date the reservations is made. If we do not receive your deposit within the 10 day period, your reservation will be canceled. FINAL payment, which includes the balance of the rental amount, booking fees, and security deposits, if applicable, are due 60 days prior to arrival.   Personal checks are accepted for reservations taken more than 30 days prior to the arrival date.  We accept cash, bank checks, money orders and all major credit cards for LAST MINUTE reservations taken less than 30 days prior to the arrival date. However, because we operate on a small commission, there will be a 2% surcharge added to every credit card transaction to help us off set the charges we incur.  

SECURITY DEPOSITS: Some owners require a security deposit to protect damage to their property. Security deposits will be charged to the major credit cards we accept.  If the property is left in satisfactory condition, the security deposit charge will be debited back to the credit card used within 7 days of your departure.  If the property is left in unsatisfactory condition, any cleaning or damage fees will be deducted from the security deposit, at the discretion of the owner.

BOOKING FEE:  There is a $25 - $50 booking fee added to each reservation. This is a one time fee due with your payment.  The fee is based on the size of the rental property.  

CANCELLATIONS & TRANSFERS:  All monies paid toward reservations are fully refundable or transferable prior to March 1st of the reservation year. After March 1st,  ALL payments are NON refundable unless we are able to re-rent the property for the ENTIRE rental period.  The property must be re-rented at least 30 days prior to the arrival date.  If we are able to rebook the property for the entire rental period, a refund WILL be issued, minus a 10%  cancellation fee.  

CAPACITY OF ACCOMMODATIONS: Please do not exceed the maximum number of occupants stated in each unit as stated on the rental contract. Misrepresentation may result in renters being asked to vacate the property without a refund. Mobile homes, tents and campers used for additional sleeping accommodations are strictly prohibited and violators will be asked to leave the premises.

NO-NO'S:

  • NO house parties - ABSOLUTELY!!! Stanton Realty property owners accept families and responsible adults only.
  • NO fraternity, sorority, students, and single groups. Misrepresentation will result in renters being asked to vacate the premises immediately without a refund.
  • NO PETS, unless specifically stated on the rental agreement.
  • NO moving of furniture.
  • NO long distance phone calls charged to the unit.
  • NO FIRE OR FIREWORKS on or near the rental property under no circumstances.  If you so, you will be asked to leave without a refund.

NO SMOKING UNITS: Most home owners have elected to designate their property as NON SMOKING. Such properties will list this fact in the description of the properties or in a footnote. However, we cannot guarantee that no one has ever smoked in the unit. Whether the unit is smoking or non-smoking requested, we do ask that you respect the owner's property and have consideration for those guests who will be following you.

PARKING: Parking on lawns is strictly prohibited. Also, per town ordinance, street side parking is prohibited and violator's vehicles will be towed. Condo units have assigned parking space(s) behind the building. One bedroom units are allowed 1 space, and two bedroom units are allowed 2 spaces.

LINENS: Properties are, usually, equipped with pillows and spreads. Tenants are required to bring sheets, pillow cases, blankets, towels and any other washable items.

HOUSEKEEPING: We ask our guests to properly clean their unit in order to prepare it for the next tenant. This includes emptying refrigerators and cupboards of all food items purchased by them, emptying dishwashers, if applicable, cleaning stoves & ovens, and removing all trash & recyclables. Most units are equipped with a vacuum, broom and/or mop. Tenants are required to bring their own cleaning products. If, upon arrival, you feel that a property has not been cleaned satisfactorily, please notify our office immediately so that we may rectify the situation.

EQUIPMENT AND FURNISHINGS: There can be no additions to existing equipment. You are renting a privately owned home. It has been decorated and equipped to satisfy the particular tastes and desires of the owner. The condition of the unit and its furnishings vary according to the age of the home and care given by the owner. Please do not rearrange the furniture or take any items outside that are a part of the interior decor.

LOCKED CLOSETS and BASEMENTS: Many owners have their personal things locked up for their personal use and convenience. These areas are absolutely not included in the rental. Please respect their privacy.

REPAIRS: We cannot guarantee the condition of appliances. In the event any appliance fails to operate during your occupancy, STANTON REALTY, will make every attempt to have it repaired or replaced as quickly as possible, but we cannot guarantee immediate service. This includes standard appliances as well as gas grills and any miscellaneous small electrical items.

ROUTINE MAINTENANCE: From time to time, it may be necessary for us to enter the units during reasonable hours to perform minor repairs. It is not always possible to call ahead and notify you in advance of these visits.

OOPS!: If you damage anything in the unit, please notify our office immediately. Do not wait until departure. In general, leave the property the way you found it. While we realize that accidents do occur, there is a replacement or repair cost to the owner. We do not enjoy holding security deposits, but may find it necessary if damage occurs or check-out procedures are not followed promptly and correctly.

PHONE MESSAGE AND MAIL: All mail sent to guests must be sent in care of STANTON REALTY. It is important to include the property name and address along with the guest's name. Please check with our office periodically if you are expecting mail. If someone is trying to reach a guest whose unit does not have a phone, we will deliver messages as soon as possible. Long distance calls cannot be charged to the property owner's phone. All long distance calls should be placed either collect or by credit card.

LATE ARRIVALS: Running late? Don't panic. Although our office might be closed, we will arrange access to your unit regardless of the time, if you call ahead to make special arrangements.

LEFT ITEMS: STANTON REALTY is not responsible for any personal items left in the units. If you request us to pick up and mail any items left in the unit, you will be responsible for C.O.D. costs plus handling charges. (Minimum of $15.00).

SPECIAL REMINDERS: All town and community ordinances should be observed. No vehicles are allowed on beaches at any time. No fires are allowed on the beach at any time. Please use only beach access provided. DO NOT walk on private property.

TYPOS: Although every effort has been made for accuracy, STANTON REALTY, is not responsible for errors on the web site. All descriptions and rates are subject to correction or change without notice.

THIS AGENCY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ISSUES REFUNDS, REFUSE A RENTAL OR DISCONTINUE OCCUPANCY IF, IN THE AGENT'S OPINION, TENANT IS DETRIMENTAL OR DISRESPECTIVE TO THE PROPERTY.

INFORMATION DEEMED RELIABLE, BUT NOT GUARANTEED. PRICES QUOTED ARE SUBJECTED TO CHANGE. PLEASE CALL TO CHECK ON AVAILABILITY.

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