During the application process, we ask that you please upload necessary documents to complete the qualification. These are used to verify income, employment, and credit worthiness. This also applies to co-signers.

Required Documents:

  • Supporting IRS Document: W2 (preferred), 1040 (self-employed), 1099 (contractor or freelancer), or Offer Letter (new employees)
  • Paystub (2 most recent stubs) unless self-employed
  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)

Standard Applicant:

  • W2 (or Offer Letter if new employee)
  • Paystub (2 most recent stubs)
  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)
  • Offer Letter if recently hired within last 3 months

Self-employed/Business Owner:

  • Recent tax returns: 1040 (required)
  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)
  • Proof of business (required)
  • Current bank statement (optional)
  • An additional month of security deposit may be required (between 1.5 to 2 months)

Contractors:

  • IRS Docs: 1099 or 1040 (required)
  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)
  • Paystub (2 most recent stubs)
  • An additional month of security deposit may be required (between 1.5 to 2 months)

Students:

  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)
  • Co-signer must apply, sign lease, and meet Onerent Standard Qualification
  • 2 months security deposit (required)
  • If international student: student visa/permit (required)

International employees:

  • Work permit
  • Photo ID (state license or passport only)
  • IRS document if employed in the US for 1+ year (W2, 1099, 1040)
  • Offer Letter if recently hired within last 3 months

International Students

For any international students studying in the US and who may be applying to a Onerent home, we must receive the following along with your standard rental application:

  • Bank statements: Applicant must show enough money to cover the duration of the lease (Ex. month rent is $2,500 and the lease is for 12 months, the bank statements would need to show $2500 x 12 = 30,000). These can be uploaded in the W2 and pay-stub sections of your online application.
  • I-20 as proof of being an international student, to be uploaded in either the W2 and pay-stub section.

Co-signers:

Any applicant type can have a co-signer if they do not meet the credit/financial criteria. The co-signer must complete the rental screening, pass our Onerent Standard (650+, background check, 2.5x income), and sign the lease. 

Some groups may require additional security deposit (1.5 - 2 months) this is on a case by case basis.

Missing Docs:

If you are missing income/employment related docs or other forms, please do the following:

  • Upload Employment Offer Letter for proof of employment (if you have one)
  • Bank statements for proof of income (if you have them)
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