(253) 830-5160

Rental Requirements

Identification

Applicant must provide current government-issued photo identification

Income, Applicant may be denied for:

  • Lack of proof of income
  • Monthly household income less than 2.5time(s) the stated monthly rental amount

Credit History Applicant may be denied for:

  • Unverifiable social security number
  • Foreclosure
  • Judgments or collection for unpaid rent
  • Bankruptcy dismissed or discharged within the past 6 months
  • Open bankruptcy
  • Past due mortgage
  • Judgments or collection for damage to rental unit
  • Tax lien
  • Judgments or collections

Criminal History

Applicant may be denied where the date of disposition, release or probation has occurred within the past seven years for a conviction, guilty plea or no-contest plea for:

  • Drug-related offenses
  • Sex crimes and/or crimes against a child
  • Manslaughter
  • Registered or unregistered sex offender
  • Kidnapping
  • Murder
  • Assault
  • Domestic Violence
  • Burglary
  • Forgery
  • Arson
  • Vehicle prowling
  • Malicious mischief
  • Robbery

Employment History Applicant may be denied for:

  • Employment for less than 12months with current employer ORLess than 24 months in the same or similar field of workUnverifiable employment
  • EvictionsandJudgments Applicant may be denied for:
  • Eviction filed in the past 7 years
  • Judgment or collection for unpaid rent
  • Judgment or collection for damage to rental unit

Rental History Applicant may be denied for:

  • Unverifiable rental history
  • Unfulfilled lease obligation(s)
  • 2 or more late payments within a 12-month period
  • 2 or more complaints in a 12-month period
  • Unauthorized occupant(s)
  • Current or past balance owing for deposit, rent, fees or damages
  • Less than 24 months of rental history
  • Eviction pending
  • 1 or more NSF checks in a 12-month period
  • Unauthorized pet(s)
  • Damage to the unit or property

If your application is denied the landlord is required to provide you with a written notice of adverse action that states thereason(s) for taking adverse action (RCW 59.18.257). Adverse action can be denial of your application or approval on condition (co-signer required, increased deposit, last month’s rent, increased monthly rent). You have the right to dispute the accuracy of the information in the tenant screening report. You have the right to a free copy of your tenant screening report. To dispute the accuracy of your tenant screening report or to request a free copy of your tenant screening report please submit your request in writing with a copy of your photo ID to:

LandlordSolutions
2201 North 30th Street, Tacoma, WA 98403
Office: 253-396-0010
Fax: 866-877-9688
www.landlordsolutionsinc.com

For applicants applying for a property in the city of Tacoma, the link below will provide with access to information about code violations, findings on discrimination cases, and register to vote.www.washingtonlawhelp.org/rentalhousingcode.By signing below the applicant acknowledges receipt of the prospective landlord’s criteria that may result in denial of your application. Screening fees are non-refundable. Applicant may be denied for providing false, inaccurate or misleading information or for an incomplete application.

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