Q: What is the application process?
A: 1) Click here to download an application. Or fill it out online. 2) Submit your application fee. 3) Submit 2 forms of ID. 4) Submit Proof of Income. Once 317 Linden Apartments receives all of your documentation, we will then run a criminal background check on all applicants. Upon verifying all information, our property manager will contact you to discuss rental opportunities.
Q: What are acceptable forms of ID and Proof of Income?
A: Acceptable forms of ID: Student ID, Military ID, State ID, Driver’s License, Passport, Birth Certificate, and Job ID
Acceptable forms of Proof of Income: Employed: most recent pay stub, Self employed: Most recent tax W2 form or 1099, Parents: Parent will have to sign a finial obligations form in addition to your lease, Loans/Grants: Submit proof from University of disbursement letter from university with disbursement dates, Trust fund/savings: Letter stating proof of funds from your bank/lawyer, Military: copy of military financial award letter, International Programs: Copy of your country scholarship information
Q: I’m approved, now what?
A: 317 Linden Apartment’s Property Manager will send you your digital copy of the lease to be signed via Doc-U-Sign. All leases are done electronically. Once signed and returned to 317 Linden Apartments, the tenant will have 7 days to submit their deposit.
Q: How/Where do I send my security deposit?
A: 317 Linden accepts checks, money orders, and cashier’s checks made payable to 317 Linden Street LLC. When mailing your deposit, please address your envelope ATTN Business Office, 317 Linden Apartments, 317 Linden Street, Scranton, PA 18503. In the memo section of the check please write your Name/Apt # (if assigned).
Q: What is the application fee used for?
A: There is a $40 application fee for a background check. The fee can be waived if the applicant supplies his/her own background check that has been processed within 3 months of submission date. The applicant is required to provide 2 forms of ID ( drivers license, student/military ID, passport, Social Security card, etc…). Applications are processed in about 1 week.
Q: How can I secure an apartment?
A: An apartment can only be secured with a full deposit and a signed lease.
Q: When will I get my keys?
A: There will be a $15 fee for all key fobs and they will be provided on your move-in day. There will be a $15 fee per each additional fob. A $20 fee will be charged to replace any lost Fob.
In the event you get locked out of your apartment or building please contact the main office at 570-344-1750. The office will be open until 6pm. daily. Any lockout that occurs after 6pm is the responsibility of the tenant.