We do not accept comprehensive reusable tenant screening reports as defined by and pursuant to RCW 59.18.257.
Although every attempt is made to keep our website as updated as possible, it is strongly recommended that you contact the particular property manager before applying for a property online to ensure it is still available.
Regrettably, if you apply for a property on-line and it is no longer available, refunds will not be issued. The on-line or in-person application fee for an individual is $42. An additional $17.49 processing fee is charged for all handwritten applications. All individuals older than 18 who are living in the property must apply.
ALLEN Realtors rental agreements state that tenants shall obtain renter's insurance.
The following information will be used to determine whether your application is approved or denied:
- Credit History/Background
- Criminal History/Background
- Housing History/Background
- Work History/Background
The following notice applies to rental properties within the City of Tacoma:
According to TMC 1.95.030 at the time of application prospective tenants have the right to access information about code violations, findings or discrimination and how to register to vote.
Code Violations: You may access information online about current and previous violations by entering an address on the Code Violations Web page. If you have questions about a case, please contact the TacomaFirst 311 Customer Support Center by calling 3-1-1 or (253) 591-5000 outside City Limits. When calling, be prepared with the case number or address you would like to discuss.
Discrimination Cases: For more information on discrimination cases, visit the Fair Housing web page.
Washington State Voter Registration Information can be found at:
For more information in regards to the City of Tacoma Rental Housing Code or to access Tenant Information Packets: