APPLICATIONS & LEASING
How Do I Apply for an Apartment at Rancho Carrera?
To begin, select your desired apartment on the Floor Plans page and then register for our online application. Then you can review our rental criteria, invite co-applicants, complete your application, and pay your application fees via Credit Card. We try to let you know your application results as quickly as possible, and most applications only take 1-2 business days.
How much is the Application Fee for Rancho Carrera?
The application is $40 plus tax per adult applicant.
How much is the Security Deposit at Rancho Carrera?
We require a $150- $250 deposit with approved credit, an additional deposit may be required.
Do you accept Co-Signers at Rancho Carrera?
Yes. Co-signers must complete an application and make 5x the monthly rent.
Does Rancho Carrera offer Short Term Rentals? What Lease Terms are available at Rancho Carrera?
We offer lease terms from 2-15 months. When your initial lease term expires, you may choose to renew your lease or continue on month-to-month. Please note that rental rates vary by lease term.
Does Rancho Carrera offer Furnished Apartments?
No, we do not have furnished apartments available for rent, however we are happy to recommend furniture rental services to you!
What is the Rancho Carrera Pet Policy?
We are a pet-friendly community. All pets must be accompanied on leashes when walking around property grounds. Guests and residents are responsible for immediately and responsibly cleaning up after their animals. Weight limit of 35 lbs.
We also require:
Maximum of 2 Pets per Home
$150 Non-Refundable Pet Fee plus tax
$200 Fully-Refundable Pet Deposit
$25/month Pet Rent (per Pet)
Breed Restrictions apply, and include: Pit Bull, Staffordshire Bull Terrier (American or English), Rottweiler, Doberman Pinscher, Chow, German Shepherd, Mastiff (Bull or Cane Corsos), Malamute, Husky, Presa Canario, American Bull Dog, Great Dane, Akita, Wolf Hybrid, and any hybrids, combinations, or mixes of the above.
What Parking is available at Rancho Carrera?
We offer residents open parking throughout the community.
Does Rancho Carrera require Renter's Insurance?
Yes. All applicants are pre-approved for rental insurance through eRenterPlan. We also accept Rental Insurance with your preferred carrier (many plans will bundle your auto and renter’s insurance), provided the plan meets our minimum requirements. Please contact our office for more information.
What forms of Rent Payment does Rancho Carrera accept?
We are proud to offer easy online payments. You may access our resident website on a computer or mobile device, or download the RENTCafe app, and pay rent online via your Checking Account (ACH), Credit Card, Debit Card. Please note that paying via ACH online does not incur a convenience fee. Offline, you may pay via a personal check or MoneyGram. We do not accept cash in the office.
Does Rancho Carrera have any Sister Properties?
Yes. Talavera Apartment Homes is located nearby in Santa Fe, NM. We also have communities in Albuquerque, NM, Ladera Vista Apartments, Eagle Ranch Apartments, Del Rio Apartments, River Walk at Puerta de Corrales Apartments, and La Mirage Apartment Homes.
Living in the Rancho Carrera apartments has been a fantastic experience. The kind property manager has done everything possible to make our lives simple and care free. I especially love all of the great facilities this place offers.- Domenic E., Google
The manager of this complex was very helpful and professional. We loved the environment and could see ourselves being here for a long time. We felt a sense of community right away, especially with the fun events that are offered. The grounds are clean and well maintained which we like.- Mat, Google
The staff at Rancho Carrera are wonderful! They were incredibly helpful in my search for the right apartment. The grounds are well maintained. The apartments are clean and I like the layout. There is a true sense of community. I highly recommend this property.- Kathy E., Yelp
Apartment management is very professional and helpful. I appreciate their thoughtfulness and concern for my stay.- Resident, Apartment Ratings
The staff is the nicest, most accommodating people I have ever met.- Todd D., Facebook
These guys here are great. For a southside of Santa Fe Apartment complex, this is wonderful. Yes it's close to a hwy, but the grounds are always nice and kept, it's remarkably quiet, and the staff are incredibly helpful. I really can't see myself living in a better area. I literally walked in one day and was greeted with smiles all around and knew it was the place.- Alex H., Google
Maintenance: always takes care of repairs or issues within a reasonable time. Maintenance people very courteous, happy to be of help.- Madeline, Work Order Survey
5 Stars for the great environment this place provides. Very quiet respectable complex. The ladies in the office are very sweet and helpful. Rancho Carrera provided a great home for my family. I definitely recommend this place.- Sheena D., Google
I love this apartment complex! The staff is fantastic at resolving issues. I couldn’t have picked a better place to live. Thank you!- Elena W., Google
I am sad to see the summer come to an end. I have used the beautiful pool here all summer as therapy for a bad back. It is so clean and relaxing. I love the way the saltwater feels on my skin. The staff here works hard to provide a clean friendly place to live. Hats off to my "hero" Mario for keeping the pool so clean and fixing the spa so I could use it.- Frances K., ReviewBuilder
It is a beautiful community with an amazing staff in the office. Marlene is extremely helpful and always on top of everything. Maintenance is always on time and quick. They do their job with extreme professionalism- Resident, Apartment Ratings
Rancho Carrera Apartments has beautifully maintained landscaping, an attentive maintenance crew, helpful and friendly leasing office staff, and clean, attractive apartment rentals with helpful amenities such as air conditioning, washer/dryer and a fireplace.- Resident, Apartment Ratings
Fantastic maintenance, we get quick responses and everyone who has come in has been very respectful and efficient. The wonderful job our apartments maintenance team does is the reason we continue to live here!- Taviana K.