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Criminal Reports Now Include Subject Photos

By on May 17, 2009 in Product Updates with 1 Comment
Criminal Reports Now Include Subject Photos

We’ve enhanced the criminal reports with photos.  Most states are now including mug or booking photos within the criminal record databases.  Rentec Direct’s tenant screening will now display the photo whenever one is provided by the reporting agency. This is great news because it provides one additional identifying component when screening your prospective tenant.  Because […]

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How easy is it to screen a tenant?

By on April 26, 2009 in News, Promotional with 0 Comments
How easy is it to screen a tenant?

A couple years ago I had this question myself. At that time I visited the local credit reporting office in my town, and while they used to run screens on behalf of landlords have stopped that activity.  That is also true of pretty much every local screening company.  Property managers can run background screens, but […]

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Landlords, how to properly screen a new tenant

By on April 19, 2009 in News, Tenant Screening with 0 Comments
Landlords, how to properly screen a new tenant

Did you know that in a brief survey I’ve found that 9 out of 10 landlords do not properly screen their new tenants?  Granted, the term “properly” is somewhat arbitrary.  Here’s how I define a proper tenant screening. First and foremost it’s absolutely vital you know the criminal history of your new tenants.  Do you […]

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Tenant Screening and Criminal Background Checks Available

By on April 13, 2009 in Product Updates with 4 Comments
Tenant Screening and Criminal Background Checks Available

Rentec Direct is pleased to release the ability for all our users (both free as well as Pro members) to be able to run criminal background and tenant screening checks on your tenants or potential tenants. It’s super simple too!  Just login to your Rentec Direct account (if you don’t have one, signup now for […]

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