This is a reliable and confidential way to have your rent and other applicable charges (water and sewer, trash and other service fees) processed and paid from your bank account. With this program, your payment is electronically debited from your checking or savings account as a regularly scheduled payment.
Electronic Payment Saves Time & Money
Most people spend the equivalent of three days a year paying their bills, $85 in postage, $30 for checks and $100 in late fees.
Peace of Mind
You don’t need to worry about getting your rent check in on time or paying late fees. We take care of it for you.
Frequently Asked Questions About Electronic Rent Payment
Q: How much does Electronic Payment cost?
A: This is a free service to David S. Brown Enterprises, LTD. residents. David S. Brown Enterprises, LTD. will absorb any associated fees.
Q: How can I be sure my rent payment was processed?
A: Your payment will be shown on your monthly bank statement as a debit with date paid, reference number, amount, and the description of “Rent Payment”.
Q: How can I get started using EPF?
A: All you need is a standard bank or credit union checking or savings account (also known as “Demand Deposit Accounts” in the United States). Thereafter, ask your Community Management team for an enrollment form.
Q: How long will it take to start paying using Direct Rent Payment?
A: The enrollment form (available in the Leasing Center) must be provided to David S. Brown Enterprises, LTD. by the 10th of the month prior to the selected first electronic payment date.
Q: Can roommates enroll?
A: Yes. As long as ALL enroll, they can participate.
Q: What happens if my payment is rejected for insufficient funds?
A: As per your lease agreement, applicable NSF (non sufficient funds) and late fees will be charged and due. If the payment is rejected a second time, you will be asked to make your payment with guaranteed funds such as a cashier’s check or money order.