Q & A for Leasing with Choice Realty & Management
Q: Is there an application fee?
A: Yes, it is $40.00 per applicant and due when submitting the application.
Q: What if I send my application electronically?
A: That is just fine, but the application fee must be paid before application will be processed.
Q: How long does it take to process the application?
A: You can expect an approval (or denial) within 24-48 hours of the receipt of app fee payment.
Q: Is there a deposit on the rental?
A: Yes, it is equal to one month’s rent and due when signing the lease.
Q: Is there a pet fee?
A: Yes, it is $250.00 per pet and non-refundable, due at move-in.
Q: Is there a pet deposit?
A: Yes, it is $300 and is refundable (if there is no pet damage), due when signing the lease.
Q: Is there a monthly pet rental fee?
Q: Do you accept any kind of dog?
A: No. Pets are approved individually, depending on the rental. Some breeds of dogs, such as Pit Bull or Rottweiler, are not approved for any rental. Size limits also vary depending on the rental.
Q: When can I sign a lease?
A: Once notified of application approval, lease must be signed within 5 days.
Q: If I sign a lease and then change my mind, can I get out of the lease?
A: No. It is a legally binding contract and you will be responsible for full payment.
Q: If I can’t lease the rental, can I sublet it?
A: Yes, but you remain responsible for ultimately paying of the lease. The subletting process is the same and application of subtenant must be approved.
Q: Is there a fee for subletting?
A: Yes, the tenant must pay $300.00 for administrative time.