Tenant Screening Criteria

Funds must be paid at the time of submitting your application. Success Realty & Property Management, LLC  uses Pay Pal Services so that we are able to accept your payment online.

The initial application fee is $65.00 and is non-refundable. This fee covers the cost associated with performing the credit and  background checks.

What do you get for your $65? You will be emailed the most recent postings of rentals available for 90 days and you will be eligible for enrollment into The Keys 2 Yes Home Buying Program which is designed to help you better understand real estate as well as learn how to repair and rebuild your credit. You will be provided personal counseling with a dedicated and experienced real estate professional.

Application

The application should contain sufficient information to determine if YOU,
the applicant meet the basic qualifications of:


A. A steady and reliable source of income for the past two (2) years

B. Must have accurate contact information for previous Landlord's for the past (2) years. Any falsification of this information will result in automatic disqualification.

C. Your Gross Monthly Income MUST be at three times (3x's) the amount of the rent. For example, if the rent is $800 per month, your gross monthly income must be at least $2400 per month.

D. A credit and criminal background check will be completed on each adult tenant 18 years and over that will reside in the home.


Selection Process Guidelines

Rental History: A verifiable positive rental history of at least (2) years is required and MUST include:

Timely rent payments

Compliance with Rules and Regulations

No record of evictions

No evidence of disruptive or destructive behavior

Acceptable housekeeping behaviors

If the applicant does not fully qualify on rental, credit or employment criteria, an additional deposit may be required to complete the rental process. Upon acceptance, applicant(s) may be required to complete, sign and pay a reservation deposit, a rental agreement and/or pay applicable fees and deposits within 24 hours.

Stability of Residence or Employment: A history of frequent moving or instability of employment lends the application subject to review and possible denial. If self employed, must provide a copy of your last tax return.

Credit History: A positive credit history is required but delinquent accounts, judgements and charge off  accounts will be taken into consideration. Repossessions or Bankruptcies within the last (2) years will disqualify an applicant if poor credit history continues after filing. Evictions will result in denial of application.

Behavior and Conduct: Any applicant who has been convicted of any drug or sex related crime, burglary, robbery, vandalism or aggravated assault of other crimes against persons or property would not be accepted. The behavior and demeanor of applicants during the application process will be considered.

Housekeeping and Care: A positive reference of maintaining the home in a clean and sanitary manner with no history of damage to any portion of the property.

Cosigner: Is required if the applicant does not meet the required criteria. Qualifications are:

  • Income of at least two (2) times the amount of the rent

  • Two (2) years of excellent rental or home owner history

  • Two (2) years of good credit rating



REFERENCES FROM RELATIVES ARE NOT ACCETABLE
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