Application

Grand Rapids

Apply for your dream home today!

  1. Place a deposit on a home. Include full name, phone number, email address and property it is for. We accept check/money order dropped off at our office and made out to American Realty.
  2. Submit one application. All remaining applications will be due once the deposit has been approved. All applicants, including Co-Signers, will need to pay a $45 application fee.
  3. And that’s it!

No Felonies in the Past 7 Years

If you have had a felony in the past 7 years, we unfortunately will not accept your application.

No Evictions in the Past 7 Years

If you have a had an eviction in the past 7 years, we unfortunately will not accept your application.

A Credit Score around 600

We accept applicants with credit scores around 600 but can be flexible depending on the application!

$45 Application Fee

Fit all the requirements? all it takes is $45 to apply to your dream home!

Guarantor?

Planning on having a Guarantor (co-applicant) for your application? When you’re filling out the application, you will need to submit your guarantor’s information in the “additional applicants” section. This will send a link to the email address you listed for them to fill out the guarantor application!

Looking to Apply for a Home? We Need The Following!

You’ve found the perfect property, now you just have to apply:

This $45 application will be judged on the following criteria. Credit report, applicant income, criminal record, landlord references, and previous evictions. The information provided will be verified and underwritten by American Realty Property Management.

  • When filling out an application, the information being filled out must be the information from the person filling out the application.
  • Any person(s) planning on occupying the property, must fill out an application. City of Grand Rapids does not permit more than 4, unrelated people to occupy a home together.
  • Your application should have your name and personal information on it. In the event, you do not have paystubs or a job, you will need to submit an image in order to submit the application.
  • Application Fees are non-refundable.

***In order to process an application, A DEPOSIT MUST BE PLACED FIRST. Once the deposit is placed, we will process your applications for approval. We do not accept co-signers as the initial application to place a deposit.”

  • GUARANTOR: When your co-applicant is filling out the application, they will need to fill out your information in the “additional applicants” section. This will send a link for you to fill out yourself!