Rental Criteria

Elevate Hawaii Management does business in accordance with the Federal, State and Local Fair Housing laws and welcome Persons of all Race, Color, Disability, Religious Creed, Ancestry, Sex, Familial Status, Sexual Preference, Gender Identity, Age and National Origin. Each application requires that we verify credit history, leasing history, income, and criminal reports.

  1. Applicants MUST be adults over the age of 18. All adults in the household must complete our electronic tenant application, individually.
  2. If you decide to rent one of our listed properties, in addition to monthly rent, a security deposit equal to one month’s rent may be charged to tenants prior to tenancy.
  3. In the event you enter into a lease agreement and change your mind prior to taking possession of the rental property, you shall forfeit all deposit funds as liquidated damages. In addition, you may be held responsible to the additional terms of the lease you signed.
  4. If for any reason you are not approved for a rental property, the $50 application processing fee is non-refundable so please ensure you are able to qualify before you apply.
  5. With an exception for minor children, current occupancy standards are a maximum of 2 persons per bedroom.
  6. When individual tenant applicants complete the application and pay the application processing fee they are authorizing Elevate Hawaii Management to conduct a background investigation consisting of but not limited to the following areas:
    • Review of your credit report and your credit score,
    • Review of public records for past evictions,
    • Verification of your current employment,
    • Verification your previous landlord reference(s),
    • Run and review a criminal background check,
    • Review local county civil and criminal public records,
    • Compare applicant names vs. entries in the sex offender databases.

If you cannot provide positive references, have a debt to income ratio that shows you cannot afford to pay rent from your documented income (pay stubs, bank records, or tax returns), have no work history or an unstable work history, been evicted in the past, have a criminal record, or any occupant is listed in the sex offender database, you may not qualify for a rental at this time.