Note: Roommate Situation, shared household chores


Location:

1/4 mile from downtown Salem. Less than 1 mile from Salem State University.

12 miles from Boston and minutes to the areas beaches. Safe location with plenty of street parking. No off-street parking. Property located HERE.

Wait List:

For future consideration, please enter your information into the Wait List.

Description & Rent:

Two-family house;

Apartment 2: NOTE: No smoking, no pets, one person per room - no exceptions, no overnight guests.

First level has large common area kitchen & living room, open concept, hardwood floors, shared bathroom; WiFi included; there is a fee for your cable box or adapter.

Check out these common area PHOTOS.

First level (click on links for photos)

Floor plan of first level


Second level

Application Process:

  1. Fill out the APPLICATION (print legibly); incomplete applications will be rejected. Mail to: Peguero, 146 Lafayette St., Apt. 1, Salem, MA 01970; You may scan and email it to 146lafayettestreet@gmail.com in PDF format to expedite, but original will be expected within 1-2 business days. If references are positive -

  1. Expect an email from LexusNexus for your CORI (background check). You’ll be prompted to create a Renter account; property name: “Lafayette”; Address: “146 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970”.

THERE IS NO REIMBURSEMENT FOR YOUR BACKGROUND CHECK. APPLY ONLY IF YOU FEEL YOU ARE CONFIDENT YOU WILL PASS, AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE FEE IS APPROXIMATELY $20-30.

Important:

If approved:

You must bring the required first and last month’s rent and security deposit (equal to one month's rent); two separate money orders required and due: 1. first month, 2. last month + security deposit. You will have to provide a copy of your valid state issued I.D. and an original IRS W-9 form found here.



Important Websites:

Municipal: City of Salem.com

Dining & Lunch: Salem House of Pizza, Engine House of Pizza, Passage to India, The Tavern on the Square

Coffee Shops & Icecream: Dunkin' Donuts (multiple locations), Starbucks, Ben & Jerry's, Red's “Sandwich Shoppe” Tavern, Lobster Shanty

Parks & Recreation: Salem Willows Park, Winter Island - Camp Grounds, Forrest River Park, Cinema Salem

Services: Laundromat @ The Lafayette Hotel (3-5 minute walk, just before TrueValue Hardware), Salem Laundry Co. on Canal Street

General News: salem.patch.com

Snow Emergency Parking: See the Parking Dept.’s website http://www.salem.com/Pages/SalemMA_Parking/snow, The closeset lots are on Salem St. by the Salton School and the lot across from Pond Street on Washington Street.