1. Lock the front entrance / main doors of the apartment.
2. Always lock the door on your way out, even if you are only planning on being away for a short time.
3. Never leave the keys on the door while inside.
4. Avoid stating your location on Facebook or any other social networks.
5. Should your house keys get lost or stolen, you must immediately change the locks.
6. Avoid leaving large amounts of money or valuable items at home and never disclose information on any possessions you keep at home.
7. Never leave the balcony doors and windows open or unlocked.
8. The house or apartment should not appear to be ‘completely shut’ when you are absent.