In New York City, you can find, view, and sign a lease all in one day if all the parties involved come to the table "checkbook ready." As renters, you can expect to provide several pieces of information that demonstrate your identity, financial situation, and your credit history. Below is a checklist of things to make sure you have to be considered ready to rent.
Checkbook Ready Checklist:
Proof of income
Letter of employment
Recent bank statement
Old pay stubs from previous job or work-study
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