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Who is this for?
Tribe is for people that are looking for more than just housing. We’re looking for people that want to be good roommates. We’re very selective about who we offer our properties to and understand that a great living experience starts with amazing roommates.

Here are a few things that we look for in members: Eagerness to connect with others, an interesting background and skill set, an outlook that values sharing and collaboration.


What does it cost to move in?
1st month rent in addition to a 1-month security deposit is required to move in. There are no broker fees.

How long does the Application Process take?
The application process takes 1-2 days on average. After you submit your application, you can sign up for an interview asap. We send interview acceptances on the night of your interview.

What are the steps in the Application Process?
The application process is quick and efficient. We usually get back to members in as little as 1-2 days. Need help immediately? Call us! Submit application and sign up for interview. Interview and hear back. Sign lease and pay deposit!

What happens after the interview?
After the interview, we’ll send you your results that night. If you’re accepted, you are welcome to sign a lease with us (pending background and financial check).

How do utilities work?
All utilities are divided evenly per person per unit! Usual utilities are about $55-$75 per person (depending on usage) This includes Heat, electric, water, WiFi.

How do I pay every month? Can I pay electronically?
We use the industry standard rental software, Appfolio (www.appfolio.com). All members are required to use our designated payment platform which allows payment with e-check (bank transfer) or credit/debit card. 

What is the average length of stay?
The average length of stay is 6 months that being said, we’ve had many members that have been with us for over 2 years. 

Can I have friends visit and stay over?
You are welcome to have guests over. Please notify your housemates before as a courtesy.

Are the community spaces cleaned?
Our NYC townhouses are deep cleaned one time before move-in. Our SF buildings are cleaned 4-5 times per week. 

Does Tribe charge a broker fee?
No broker fees!

Can I see the houses in person?
Yes! We invite people to tour after a phone interview. We also offer video walk through tours. 

Do I get to choose which location I live in?
Yes! If you are sent an offer, you are welcome to choose any house to live in. If you need help choosing, contact us and we’ll help you!

Where can I learn more?
You are welcome to check out our YouTube channel! If you are accepted, you will get insider access to more video tours and pictures.

More Questions?

Contact us at info@tribecoliving.com