Named after the Vale of Tempe in Greece, Tempe is a city rich in culture and heritage that dates back to the early 1800's. Tempe is an inner suburb, located between the core city of Phoenix and the rest of the East Valley. As home of the main campus of Arizona State University, the city has grown into an urbanized area with a large selection of Tempe AZ rentals as well as a variety of dining, shopping, and recreational activities.
Downtown Tempe offers more than 175 restaurants, nightclubs, and retail shops to cater to city guests and residents. The lively city is also home to many outdoor activities at the renowned Tempe Town Lake which offers fishing, boating, kayaking, rowing, and more! The local parks offer hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and various equestrian activities to enjoy. Tempe has something for everyone!
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Required Information – Government issued ID, 2 most recent pay stubs (or 2 years tax returns if self-employed or last 3 months bank statements), pet photo taken with applicant (if applicable). Landlord contact info for last 3 years. All adults aged 18+ must apply & pay a $35 app fee.
Security Deposits and Admin Fees -Applicants with better credit and references will generally be approved at a security deposit of 1 months’ rent + $75 admin fee. Applicants with combined credit scores below 600 and references may still be approved with an additional deposit + an increased admin fee.
Common Reasons to be Declined – evictions, unpaid balances due to landlords, credit score beneath 520, insufficient income, unsatisfactory references, felonies and recent bankruptcies. Unqualified occupants, pets and/or vehicles can also be a reason for decline. Learn more by reading our Application Policy segment of our application.