A typical rental will require a few documents to ensure landlord acceptance.
1, w2/ Tax Returns for both you and your boyfriend for the past 2 years
2. 4 most recent pay stubs or cashed pay check receipts
3. Detailed credit report(s) reflecting credit score and length of credit lines
4. Photo copied Identification for both you and your boyfriend
5. Finally, your going to need a good Rental Agent to help/ assist you in the finding of your new place.
Hope this helps,
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Al the Best,
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