How It Works

Get a look at how convenient and delightful signing your perfect college apartment can be when using LoftSmart:

Browse Your School’s Listings

For Students

Browse Your School’s Listings

Search for off-campus housing using a number of filters including price, neighborhoods, bedrooms and more. Results can be viewed in map or list formats; you can even add properties to your wishlist to browse later.

Review Your Favorites In-Depth

Review Your Favorites In-Depth

Take your time browsing through properties to find your absolute perfect place. Read through reviews, check perks and amenities, take a look at breathtaking photos, and find the place that most excites you for next year!

Chat with Property Managers

Chat with Property Managers

Contact landlords via our in-app chat to get all the need-to-know details and ask any questions you may have. Get a personal feel for your property so you can feel more comfortable when making a decision on where to live.

Sign Your Lease

Sign Your Lease

Once you find your perfect place, complete your application, deposit and app fees, and sign your lease entirely online with the most seamless leasing process available! And if you have any questions along the way, our personal concierges are waiting to help out.

Sign Up / Claim Your Property

For Property Managers

Sign Up / Claim Your Property

You can claim your property’s listing in two ways!

  • By searching your school, clicking on your property and choosing the “Claim it here” option located beneath the “Check Availability” button.

  • Or simply click the “List your property” button in the navigation bar, sign up and we’ll get your property live asap!

Add Your Properties

Add Your Properties

After creating your account you can quickly create a property profile for each of your properties. Simply click “add property” and upload property details, photos and the available leases for students to search through. Once we get your applications and leases, we’ll upload them all for you so the student can sign completely online!

Review and Approve Prospective Students

Review and Approve Prospective Students

Students will begin to reach out over LoftSmart about renting your property. LoftSmart allows you to both review and process applications and communicate via chat to answer any questions the students may have about your property. You can also easily exchange additional documents and photos through our chat feature if needed!

Manage Your Properties Regularly

Manage Your Properties Regularly

Remember to always update your listing availability for the coming school year to direct students to units available. Here you can also accept app fees and deposits via Stripe, continue to communicate with residents through our in-app messaging, and keep an eye out for new ways to better engage renters and manage your properties!

Find the perfect place

From property reviews to local neighborhood guides start your search today to discover and lease amazing student rentals.