Combined Eligibility Criteria and Background Check Full Application Packet << is here! (Click to download an application or pick one up outside our office at 110 E Chestnut St. or 308 W Champion St.)
PLEASE NOTE: The income and rent limits are determined by the Washington State Housing Finance Commission and are therefore subject to change.
**Please note most recent application updated 11/21/19**
Drop off the completed application materials at the office of either Kateri Court (for Washington Grocery Building & Kateri Court interest; 110 E. Chestnut St.) or Mt. Baker Apartments (308 W. Champion St.) depending on your preference. There is a locked drop box outside of both offices if there is no one available to speak with you.
The second step in the application process is to complete an MOCO background/credit check application form. The completed form must be turned in with a $35 non-refundable money order PAYABLE TO: CHS per applicant that is 18 years or older. If s/he has lived in any other states than WA or OR there is an an additional charge. The fee ranges depending on the county. Contact us and we can look into the additional costs. This NON-REFUNDABLE fee must be paid in the form of a money order/cashier’s check only. (No checks or cash). Once you turn this in with the money order, we will send off your background check.
********We do NOT accept cash or personal checks *********
After you fill out and turn in an application, you may call the office to set up an appointment to discuss your application or to set up an apartment unit viewing. Otherwise, we should contact you when we are ready to process your application.
If the background check and rental references clear and there is a unit available, an appointment to verify income and assets is the next step in the application process.
If you are deaf or hard of hearing, dial 7-1-1 or toll free TTY number : 1-800-833-6388.
We accept Comprehensive Reusable Tenant Screening Reports. For information see www.myscreeningreport.com