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Apple Realty's Process for Renting Homes

Apple Realty manages several rental properties in the area. If you are interested in seeing one of these get in touch, and we'll up a time for you to see the property.

If after viewing the property you like to put in an application — The application can be downloaded or printed from here. If you don't have a means of printing the application, we'll be happy to make other accommodations for you.

Please note that every adult that will be staying in the home will be on the lease and will have to make application. There is a $30 non-refundable application fee to be paid for each adult applicant. There is no fee required if you're a tenant moving from another Apple Realty property.

Income & Credit Requirements

Rent amount can not be more than 30% of your income—We reccomend 25% or less. We may also require pre-payment of the last months rent depending on results of background/credit check.

Turning In The Application

Once the application(s) are filled out, bring them by our office in Blountville. We have an after hours drop-box beside the front door. Alternatively, you may fax the application to 423-968-7653 or email to office@applerealty.net

Please include the following:

Security Deposits are non-refundable: If application is denied, security deposits will be refunded. Otherwise security deposits are non-refundable for any other reason.

Once we have the application, we will begin the process of calling your references, verifying your income, and ordering the background/credit checks. The whole process usually takes a few days—please allow 3 business before checking on your application. Someone from Apple Realty will let you know whether or not you've been approved.

If You Are Approved

Assuming everything checks out, we'll prepare the lease paperwork and get it ready for you to sign. After you have signed the lease, go ahead and get utilities turned on in your name and get a receipt.

At this point we'll need:

After we get those two things—we'll give you the keys and you're free to move in!

If You Are Denied

In the event that we turn down an applicant. Someone from Apple Realty will get in touch to discuss the return of security deposit, and discuss the details of the application.