Applicant Eligibility

Capitol Hill Housing screens applicants based on income, criminal history, rental history, credit history, student status, age, and household size. Please carefully read the Eligibility and Screening Criteria to see if your household qualifies. Capitol Hill Housing does accept Comprehensive Tenant Screening Reports.

Applicants who do not meet Capitol Hill Housing’s eligibility criteria can apply for an exception made only through the Individual Assessment process. Please see the Individual Assessment requirements on how to apply.

Persons seeking a reasonable accommodation or modification due to a disability should complete a Reasonable Accommodation/Modification Request form at the time of application.

Capitol Hill Housing accepts applications in compliance with the City’s First-in-Time Open Housing Ordinance , and will only accept completed applications. Capitol Hill Housing gives 72 hours for submission of any follow up information as requested after time of original application.

What to bring when you apply