When you make application for one of our rental properties at Dixon Preserve, we review your application for truthfulness, completeness, and qualifications. Qualifications are based on our Resident Selection Criteria. We do not approve applications on a “first-come-first-serve basis, but rather on the qualifications of all applicants. We rely on the background checks and personal information you provide to us in your application. If applicant claims that information contained in a background check is inaccurate, it is the applicant’s responsibility to correct information reflected in a background check. All adult applicants must pay submit a completed application and pay the non-refundable application fee.
All adult applicants 18 or older (except for legal dependents) must submit a fully completed, dated and signed residency application and fee.
Applicant must provide proof of identity through government-issued identification (e.g. driver license). If the applicant is in the military, applicant agrees to provide us with a copy of military identification. Applicant must provide us with a “selfie” so we can match identity with the application information.
Applicant may be required to be approved by a condo or homeowner’s association and may have to pay an additional application fee or an additional security or damage deposit, and we are not liable for any delays in the association’s interview or approval process.
Income – Employment
Applicants must provide proof of employment and income in the form of employment records (e.g. paystubs) and must have a combined gross income of at least 2.5 times the monthly rent, unless the applicants are roommates, in which case we may require that each applicant qualify independently of the other applicants. We reserve the right to deny application to “roommate applicants”. If the applicant can pay rent in advance, we may consider this in determining qualification, and applicant must show proof and affirm willingness to pay advanced rent. Please note: letters of new employment from an employer may not necessarily be considered as proof of income.
Income – Self-Employment
Self-employed applicants must provide verified proof personal income, including IRS tax returns or 1099s. Applicant must show stable employment and sufficient income for at least one (1) year prior to application. All sources of other income must be verified if needed to qualify for a rental unit.
A minimum of two (2) years residential rental or home-ownership history is required. Previous rental or home-ownership history must reflect timely rent and mortgage payments, sufficient notice of intent to vacate, no complaints regarding noise, disturbances, no unpaid NSF checks, and no damage to unit or failure to leave the property clean and without damage at time of lease termination. Note: if a prior landlord cannot be reached to verify rental history, this may negatively affect your application.
Criminal records must contain no adjudications or convictions for any felony within the past seven (7) years and any misdemeanor within the past three (3) years. Applicant must not be or have been subject to a Risk Protection Order or Injunction Against Violence. Applicant must not have any charges, adjudications, or convictions for any forceable, violent or sexual offense, fraud, property damage, or similar offenses. Any criminal history that suggests that an applicant’s tenancy may constitute a threat to the health or safety of other persons or animals or whose tenancy could result in damage to the property of the landlord or others will result in denial of the application.
Credit history and or Civil Court Records must not contain slow pays, judgments, eviction filing, collections, liens or bankruptcy within the past five (5) years.
Pets may be permitted upon our approval. Applicant must apply for pets by completing a “pet profile” here (fees apply). If a pet application is approved, applicant must sign our pet agreement and pay applicable fees, deposit and added rent. Requests for reasonable accommodation of a support animal are considered according to Fair Housing laws. To request a reasonable accommodation for a service animal, applicant must first create a service animal profile here (no fees apply to create profile).
Number of Occupants
The number of occupants must comply with HUD standards/guidelines for the applied for unit