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Renting Information


Initial deposit:  Before taking occupancy, you will be required to pay a security deposit equal to one month rent.  If occupancy is taken after the first of the month, your rent will be pro-rated for the first month.  On prorated rent, the monthly rent is divided by 30 days, then multiplied by the number of days you occupy the unit.  The first months rent will also need to be paid to date before taking occupancy.

Security Deposit:  Security deposit shall be equal to the monthly rent and is not to be used as last months rent.  The security deposit will be dispersed after the final inspection is done and necessary repairs have been paid for.

Rent Payments:  Rents are due on the 1st day of each month.  Rent payments not received in our office by 5:00 p.m. on the 5th day of the month will be considered delinquent.  A late charge of 10% of the delinquent amount will be charged.  If the 5th day of the month falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday, rent will be due on the next business day.

Office Hours:  Are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Office is closed on holidays.  Rents may be paid in person at our office.  Payments mailed must be received in our office before the grace period ends or the late fees will be applied regardless of the postmark date.  Please make other arrangements with your Property Manager if after hours is needed.  NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER HOURS.  There is a $30.00 charge for all personal checks returned by your bank.  You will also be charged the late fee and your personal check will no longer be accepted.

Application processing includes, but is not limited to:

  • Credit Check
  • Employment references
  • Verification of your income
  • Landlord references
  • Criminal background check

There is a non-refundable processing fee of $15.00 per adult wishing to occupy the home.  Every adult applicant must submit a photo ID.

Application must be completely filled out.  If receiving Section 8 housing assistance, please submit voucher with application.


Rental Application  (click to download Rental Application)   

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