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BOARDWALK PLACE APARTMENTS Resident Qualifications


Equal Housing: This community does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, handicap, familial status, sexual orientation or national origin.


Identification: All visitors must present a current photo ID issued by a state or government authority (i.e. State Issued Driver's License, State Issued Photo Identification Card, current Passport, current United States Military ID card, or VISA issued by US Immigration and Naturalization Services) A copy of all applicants photo IDs will be made and retained at time of application.


Occupancy Limits- Number of occupants per apartment shall not exceed:

  • SRO Unit - 1 person
  • 1 Bedroom - 2 persons
  • 2 Bedrooms - 4 persons
  • 3 Bedrooms - 6 persons
  • 4 Bedrooms - 8 persons
  • Application for Residency: An Application for Residency must be completed and maintained for each applicant 18 years or older who will be living in the apartment and/or contributing to the payment of rent.


    Rental History: Up to 24 months of rental history may be verified on present and previous residency and / or mortgage history. A positive record of prompt monthly payment, sufficient notice, with no damages is expected. Eviction, Skip, or Money Left Owing to a Landlord within seven (7) years of application date or falsification of this application may result in an automatic rejection. In addition the resident must have no resident problem issues with current or prior landlord. If an eviction was filed, your application is automatically declined.


    Credit History: An unsatisfactory credit report can disqualify an applicant from renting an apartment home at this community. An unsatisfactory credit report is one which reflects past or current bad debts, late payments or unpaid bills, liens, judgments or bankruptcies.


    Employment / Income: Applicants must have a verifiable income source. Acceptable income verification required may include (a.)Income statements (i.e. pay stubs) must be consecutive and current a 6 week period prior to the application or a bank statement showing recurring pay deposits for 12 months. (b.) Proof of income verified by employer on company letter head. This will be called on and verbally verified by the onsite staff. (c.) Job opportunity letter on company letterhead. This will be called on and verbally verified by the on-site staff. (d.) In the event of self-employment, applicant(s) must provide proof of income via the last year's tax return or an accountant's certification of income.

    If applicant(s) has no current employment, one or more of the following conditions must be met: (a.) Applicant(s) must provide bank statement reflecting balance equivalent to rental obligation for entire lease term (b.) Proof of Trust Income, or (c.) Proof of Social Security, Retirement, Unemployment or Disability Income.

    Your Gross Monthly Income must be 3 times the monthly rental amount. (to include a $100.00 monthly variance). If unemployed, you must show proof of unearned income that meets required gross monthly income ratio. If self-employed, applicant must provide copies of immediate past (2) years IRS tax returns and current bank statement that supports income stated. If child support and/or alimony are to be considered as income to qualify, applicant must provide proof that child support has been received for the past six months and a copy of the court order to verify monthly amount awarded.

    Lease Guarantors: A Lease Guarantor and/or Additional Security Deposit may be required upon evaluation of rental application(s). Lease guarantors may be accepted for students only, for income verification purposes only and must reside in the USA. Guarantor must qualify based not only on the proposed rent amount for the applicant's apartment, but the combination of the proposed rent plus their own housing obligation.

    Non US or US Citizens without a SSN or ITIN: Applicant must provide a valid Passport and must include at least one (1) appropriate U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) document, as specified below.

    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) documents (must be a valid unexpired document) as follows:

    Certificate of Naturalization, Certificate of Citizenship, I-551 Stamp contained in valid foreign passport, I-94 card contained in valid foreign passport, Alien Registration Receipt card (Resident Alien Card), Temporary Resident card, Employment Authorization card, Refugee Travel document, Foreign students with an F1 Visa status must show USCIS document I-20 and verification of current enrollment in a US school.
    Applicant must pay one (1) month additional deposit equivalent to one (1) month "market" rent. If applicant is referred by a government agency they will only have to pay the standard deposit. Property must also obtain proof of income.


    Criminal Background Check: A criminal background check will be run on all Applicants. The Applicant will be advised of the results. A full review and analysis of a criminal conviction will be one of the factors in determining whether or not the Applicant will be granted or denied a lease. The Lessor shall abide by all laws, rules and regulations of the Federal and State Fair Housing Laws and other applicable laws as well as its internal policy in making a determination for Applicant's right of occupancy.

    Vehicle Parking: All vehicles must have current licenses and inspection stickers as required by Louisiana Law. No unlicensed or inoperable vehicles allowed on the property. Each apartment is allowed 2 automobiles and must be owned by resident. No boat, RV, trailer or commercial truck (more than 2 axles) storage allowed on the premises.


    Pet Approval: No pets are allowed without management's prior written approval and payment of pet deposit and fee for each pet. There is a limit of no more than 2 pets allowed per apartment. Full-grown weight limits not to exceed 70 lbs and must meet all other Pet Requirements for approval.


    Fees Owed to Process Application: Non-refundable application fee and administrative fee (if applicable) plus the security deposit must be paid with application in order to process for occupancy. Upon move in, a copy of all occupants 18 years or older valid driver's license or state identification card will be made for your permanent file.


    Notification: Applicants will be informed of the status of their application by telephone within five (5) business days (Mon - Fri) from submitting the application and the required processing fee. If the applicant is rejected, the applicant will be given an adverse action letter with information to contact Rent Grow dba Yardi Resident Screening to request copies of the information used to determine eligibility for occupancy. Management cannot be held responsible for inaccuracies contained in any information obtained, and is not allowed to provide details to the applicant regarding said information.


    Disclaimer: All prospective residents are screened to meet the above qualifications based on information supplied by sources deemed to be reliable. There may be occasions wherein limited information is available or supplied for screening and events may have occurred since the application was obtained. We, therefore, do not warrant representation that these qualifications are absolute for all existing residents. Management also reserves the right to offer residency to Corporate Companies. Corporate companies may utilize an independent screening process in qualifying their occupants.


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