I have paid the earnest money deposit indicated on this application. The earnest money deposit will be applied to my security deposit or my first month‚??s rent if the Landlord enters into a Lease or Rental agreement with me. If this application is approved, and I fail to enter into a Lease or Rental Agreement, the earnest money and any subsequent payments may be retained to compensate the Landlord‚??s costs and damages, subject to the Landlord‚??s duty mitigate. The earnest money and any subsequent payment will be refunded to me by the end of business day if (1) this application is rejected or withdrawn before approval; or (2) if the Landlord takes no action on this application by the end of the 21st day following the Landlord‚??s receipt of earnest money.
I hear by authorize the Landlord and Manager to investigate my credit and financial responsibility, income, criminal record, rental and evictions history, and the statements made in this application, and to obtain a consumer credit report on me from a consumer reporting agency that compiles and maintains files of consumers of a nationwide basis. (If application is approved, lease must be signed within 48 hours of application approval or Management is not obligated to hold the apartment.)
I was given the opportunity to review a sample Lease and the Landlord‚??s rules and regulations. I warrant and represent that I am at least 18 years of age and that all statements herein are true and correct, to the best of my knowledge.