Qualifying for a Rental Unit
In relation to rental units there are two options; APCHA managed rentals and privately managed rentals. When an APCHA managed rental unit is available it will posted on the website for people to submit their interest. APCHA managed rentals are given to individuals with the longest work history in Pitkin County. For privately managed rentals it's first come first serve and no work history is required. You must be offered a unit before filling out any kind of APCHA paperwork. Find the contact list to the privately managed rentals in the qualifying documents (Private Rental Properties Info).
- Find an available rental unit.
- Be offered the unit.
- Complete a Rental Application HomeTrek
- The rental application can be started when you click on Rent/Apply, Rent a Unit, and then navigate to the Non-APCHA managed page.
- If you prefer not to complete the application online, please email a staff member to get the paper version of the application.
- Requirements to Qualify:
- Submit completed Long-Term Rental Qualification Packet prior to signing the lease or moving in.
- Packets submitted without all supporting documents are incomplete and will not be accepted by APCHA staff.
- Once qualification is approved, contact property manager for next steps.