Apply to Rent a Home

This page contains information to help you apply to rent a home from Hoffman Realty. To apply to rent one of our Tampa rental homes please read the details below.

Apply to Rent a Home

This page contains information to help you apply to rent a home from Hoffman Realty. To apply to rent one of our Tampa rental homes please follow the four steps below:

  1. View our Lease Terms
  2. Complete the Rental Application
  3. Pay Rental Application Fee
  4. Deliver the Application and Fees to Our Office
A black and orange pencil sits on top of a sample lease agreement, which Hoffman Realty would provide you when you need to rent a home

Complete the Rental Application

When you rent a home with Hoffman realty, you might have a home like this one, with a cherry-colored wood door with the keys hanging in the lock,

Please completely fill-out the Online Application for Residency. We need one for each adult on the lease or in residence. An adult is anyone 18 years of age or older.

As an alternative to the online application, you may download a paper copy of our Application for Residency and Application Disclosure. You will need a copy of Adobe Reader. Please completely fill-out the online application, and also read, initial each page, and then sign the Application Disclosure.

Please click here if you have a pet.

Pay the Rental Application Fee in Person

There is a non-refundable $75 per person application fee. We will accept payment by any of these methods:

  • Cashier’s Check payable to Hoffman Realty
  • Money Order payable to Hoffman Realty
  • Cash

For safety reasons we DO NOT accept cash payments. You can convert your cash to a money order for no charge just 3 blocks from our office at Amscott Financial, 722 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609. DIRECTIONS TO OUR OFFICE. If it is after hours, or we are out of the office showing property, please put everything in an envelope and put it in our drop slot.

Pay Application Fees Online

You can pay your Application Fees online here using PayPal. You can use a PayPal account, a debit or credit card.
Pay Application or Lease Coordination Fee
Enter your name(s)
Rental Property Address
The black, white and red logo for Hoffman Realty, which you can use to rent a home.

Deliver the Application to our Offices

You can deliver the rental application to our office using any of these methods:

~Scan and email to
~Fax to 813-354-9278
~By personal delivery to our Office
~By personal delivery to a Hoffman Realty team member

If you email, fax or use our office drop box, we recommend following up with us to confirm we have received everything. DIRECTIONS TO OUR OFFICE


Pet policies vary from one property owner to another and some do not permit pets, while others restrict type and/or size of allowable pets. Please contact us to find out if your pet will be allowed at the property.

If your pet is allowed at the rental home, please:

~Email us a photo of your pet so we can share with the landlord and obtain their OK
~Then download and complete our Pet Application
~Screen your Pet

Non-Refundable Pet Fee and Pet Rent, per pet, are:

~Non-Refundable Pet Fee: $250 per pet
~Pet Rent: $25 pet pet, per month

The Non-Refundable Pet Fee is due with your first month’s rent.

A smiling, brunette white woman with a dog, representative of a homeowner and her pet that might want to rent a home with Hoffman Realty
An adorable small, white, terrier dog seated on a black and white striped chair, representative of a property you might find when you rent a home with Hoffman Realty.

We will likely want to meet any large dogs prior to final approval. We do not accept dogs that have been attack-trained, considered aggressive or have a history of biting people, animals or causing property damage.

Due to insurance we cannot accept the following full or partial breeds:

~AkitaAlaskan Malamute (Malamute breeds)
~Pit Bull (A.K.A. Staffordshire Terrier)
~Bull Terrier
~Wolf or Wolf hybrid
~German Shepherd
~Siberian Husky
~Presa Canario

and any others which may be listed in the landlord’s insurance policy.