Eligibility Requirements

HomeShare ATL

Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements to Participate in HomeShare ATL

Our program is nonsectarian. COVID-19 precautions followed. Both participants must be fully vaccinated.

(For a more complete list of eligibility requirements, click here for a printable list.)

All Applicants Must

  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Provide proof of income
  • Provide copy of valid government issued photo ID and Social Security Number
  • Provide four (4) meaningful personal references
  • Agree to and pass a criminal background check
  • Have no criminal record history or pending charges of crimes against person or property
  • Have no substantiated case of abuse or harassment of any kind

Home Providers Must

  • Own available house located within Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, or Gwinnett county
  • Provide a private bedroom with a door and a private bathroom
  • Hold valid homeowner’s insurance
  • Pass home inspection by HomeShare ATL staff

Home Seekers Must

  • Want to live in a home within Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, or Gwinnett county
  • Agree to acquire renter’s insurance within 15 days of move in

After reviewing the eligibility requirements above, please submit this online inquiry form if if you feel you meet the requirements to apply. If you are in doubt, you can include your specific questions/concerns on the form.

Completing the form only takes minutes. We do not use a fill in the blank application. Determining eligibility is the first step. You will be contacted via email after your inquiry is reviewed for next steps.