If you should decide not to lease the reserved unit, the earnest money deposit is non-refundable subject to any grace periods required by state or local laws. All security deposits are non-refundable if you decide to cancel your move-in.  Please be sure to review the Resident Screening Criteria below before completing the application.

Resident Screening Criteria

A summary of our guidelines is included below. If you feel you meet the criteria, we encourage you to apply and look forward to welcoming you home to Savannah Trace Apartments!

Pass credit score criteria (additional deposit may be required based on your score)

Established credit history within 24 months

No outstanding mortgage debt evident within 60 months

No outstanding utility debt evident within 84 months

No bankruptcies within 24 months

No outstanding landlord debt evident within 24 months

No foreclosures within 60 months

No civil judgments within 36 months

No outstanding tax liens within 60 months

Less than $1,500 in collections within 24 months

Pass social security number verification

Not listed on sex offender registry

No felony convictions in the last 3 years

No evictions filed

24 months of proven non-familial rental history

On the job for 12 months

Monthly Earnings – 3 times the rent amount in net wages

Guarantor Earnings* – 5 times the rent amount in net wages

* Guarantors only accepted for verified full time students

** Please Note: application decisions will be placed on hold for applicants with pending felony cases until the case is closed.


If you meet the criteria and your application is accepted, you will have peace of mind knowing that other residents in our community have been screened with equal care and thoroughness.