Application Authorization Terms

Applicant Authorization

By checking the box and electronically signing your full name below, you declare that all your statements in this application are true and complete. If you fail to answer any question or give false information, the property may reject your application, retain all application fees and deposits as liquidated damages for its time and expense, and terminate your right of occupancy.

By submitting this electronic application, you are directing and authorizing Jensen Property Management & Leasing to verify the information you’ve provided and obtain additional background information about you through any means, including (i) using a third party consumer reporting agency such as AppFolio, Inc., 50 Castilian Dr. Goleta, CA 93117, 866.648.1536, to prepare a consumer report or an investigative consumer report and/or (ii) verifying information by contacting personal and professional references, employers and other rental housing owners. You further direct and authorize Jensen Property Management & Leasing to obtain from any law enforcement agency, present or past employer or supervisor, landlord, finance bureau/office, credit bureau, collection agency, college, university or other institute of learning or certification, private business, military branch or the national personnel records center, personal reference and/or other persons, and authorize the same to give records or information that any such entities may have concerning your status as a registered sex offender (as allowed by law), criminal history (as allowed by law), motor vehicle/driving history, earnings history, credit history, character, general reputation, personal characteristics, mode of living, employment records, record of attendance and earned degrees or certificates, or any other information requested, whether the said records are private or public, and including those which may be deemed to be privileged or confidential in nature. Preparation of all consumer reports and investigative consumer reports will follow federal, state and local laws and regulations.

You have the right, upon written request made within a reasonable time after receipt of this notice, to request disclosure of the nature and scope of any consumer report or investigative consumer report. Please be advised that the nature and scope of the most common form of investigative consumer report obtained with regard to tenants is an investigation into your prior rental history, education, and employment. You also acknowledge that our Privacy Policy is available to you.

I understand that if I want a paper copy of this Applicant Authorization, I may print it out or I may request a copy by contacting Jensen Property Management & Leasing. I understand that typing my name in the “Authorized/Acknowledged by” section, checking the box next to the words “I have received..”, and clicking on the Submit Application button below, constitutes my electronic signature, dated as of when I click on the Submit Application button, and that by doing so:

  • I am authorizing Jensen Property Management & Leasing to conduct the background check(s) described above.
  • I am consenting to use electronic means to (i) sign this form, (ii) receive the Applicant Authorization appearing above, and (iii) receive any legal notices electronically.

Federal and State Disclosures

View a summary of your rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Washington State applicants only: You also have the right to request from the relevant consumer reporting agency a written summary of your rights and remedies under the Washington Fair Credit Reporting Act.

New York/Maine applicants only: You have the right to inspect and receive a copy of any investigative consumer report requested by the Landlord by contacting the relevant consumer reporting agency identified directly. You may also contact the Company to request the name, address and telephone number of the nearest unit of the consumer reporting agency designated to handle inquiries, which the Company shall provide within 5 days.California applicants or residents only:By signing this application, you also acknowledge receipt of the NOTICE REGARDING BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION PURSUANT TO CALIFORNIA LAW.