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How To Apply

The Application Quick Start Guide

Home is waiting, so let’s get the paperwork out of the way. We’ve simplified the application process, so we’ll have you settled in faster than you can say “Where’s my key?” All it takes are four easy steps:

FirstKey Homes Application Step 1

Step 1

Want to know how to qualify? Take a look at our Future Resident Guide.  OR download the PDF here.

FirstKey Homes Application Step 2

Step 2

Find the home that you want to apply for by searching here.   You can search by city, state or zip.

FirstKey Homes Application Step 3

Step 3

After you find the home,  click on the listing for full details.   Click the “Apply Now” button to begin our safe and secure application process.

FirstKey Homes Application Step 4

Step 4

eSign your Application Acknowledgement form giving FirstKey Homes LLC authorization to verify your credit, employment, criminal and rental histories.


*A non-refundable $35 application fee is payable by each applicant over the age of 18. Please have your credit or check card available when you apply.
*Fees are not refundable, regardless of screening outcome and/or additional deposit requirements.
*Up to three pets are welcome in the home. Pet fees and rent may vary based on market, local ordinances and HOA guidelines. Service animals will not incur pet fees.
*Prices are subject to change at any time.

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