Does Rental History Show Up On a Credit Report?

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Credit reports offer invaluable information to base your rental decisions on credit scores, tradelines, income-to-debt ratio, and much more. One thing you won’t find on a credit report, however, is an applicant’s rental history. Since landlords and property managers aren’t creditors, they don’t automatically report tenants’ payment history to the consumer credit reporting bureaus. What’s… Read more »

How to Read a Tenant Screening Report

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For most landlords, finding great tenants is their top priority. Once you’ve determined the criteria for your ideal tenant, the next step is to screen applicants. Tenant screening is essential for finding the right tenants, so it’s important to know how to interpret the reports you receive. Here are some tips on how to read… Read more »