We invite you to begin the pre-application as part of a four step application process below. To find answers to commonly asked questions regarding the application process and living at the Artesan Lofts, please review the Frequently Asked Questions here.
Complete the following information, considering each household member that will occupy the unit at time of move-in as required.
The Artesan Lofts are made possible with financing that encourages affordable housing. As a result, the building units are restricted to residents who must fulfill certain income limitation requirements. If you are intending to qualify for an affordable unit, you will be required to provide detailed financial information.
Based on your household size, your corresponding gross annual income must be below the following at the time of lease signing. The property manager will review your lease application materials and financially certify your income.
Maximum Gross Income Limits
(as of Sep 12, 2020)
Head of Household Name (Primary Applicant) *Co-applicant information to be completed separately.
List all persons in the Household (Name, Age, Relationship)
Current Landlord or Property Management Company
CO-APPLICANT INFORMATION Please complete if more than one adult in household.
Although not a requirement to live at the Artesan Lofts, a preference will be given to households with a working artist that is the head of household (i.e. units will be offered to a qualified artist before a non-artist applicant). Non-Artist applicants can skip the Artist Questionnaire and submit your pre-application at the bottom of this page.
We understand that artists work within a wide spectrum of creative pursuits. As a result, our definition of artist broadly includes individuals actively engaged in artistic and literary activities, including: visual arts, theater, multi-media, dance, music, writing, design, and functional art, such as furniture making. Applicant will be asked to evidence a professional commitment to the arts after all other approvals have been received (Please review the FAQ’s for further information of the Artist Approval process and acceptable forms of an art submission). The following Questionnaire will be submitted to the Artist Committee for review along with your art submission for the final approval for the Artist Preference.
My area of artistic expression Please tell us the area of your primary medium or discipline
What inspires you to create? Please limit your answer to two or three sentences.
Please describe any recent public presentation of your art. Share with us your recent public and private displays of your work.
What interests you in living in this artists' community? Tell us what goals and gains you expect from this experience.
What effect will living in an artists’ community have on you/(your family) and your art? Tell us briefly how you expect this experience to relate to your work and members of your household.
Tell us about your expectations of living in the community. This community will be comprised of different races, cultural backgrounds, artistic disciplines and abilities, sexual orientation, and beliefs. How will you respond to this environment?
Tell us about how you will contribute to and impact the community. What impact do you think you would have on the community? In what way might you contribute to the community?
Please describe any volunteer work you have done or would be interested in doing.
I understand that this is preliminary application and I certify that the information is true. *
This application is the first step in a four-step process. You will be contacted regarding the next steps in the process.
the information being submitted is truthful and accurate at the time of submission.