Tenant Screening | Credit, Criminal, Eviction, SSN Validation
With Rentec Direct it's easy for landlords and property managers to get set up for tenant screening. Following these simple steps can have you set up to start screening your applicants today.
Tenant Screening Options
In your Rentec Direct account:
- Click Reports from the main menu.
- Choose Screening Reports.
- Click the Order a Report button.
At this point, you'll have access to order County, State, and National Criminal Reports, Inmate Records, Sex Offender Reports, National Eviction Reports, SSN Validation with previous addresses, and Bankruptcies, Judgments, Liens reports.
However, you will need to submit our credit access application and provide a few requested documents before you'll have access to order credit reports through your software program.
You have the option to sign up for access to one of the following credit report types:
- Tenant Credit Report Cards
- Full Tenant Credit Reports (requires a site inspection and $50 inspection fee)
A Full Tenant Credit Report has very specific information about the creditors and payment history of debts as well as an exact FICO credit score. An example of a full credit report can be found here: Full Credit Report
Applying for Full Credit Report Access
The credit access application can be filled out and submitted online by clicking the link displayed on the screen in the program, or it can be downloaded and then sent to us.
After clicking the link, the screen will then guide you through your next steps.
We process screening applications daily and once yours is received we will review it to ensure it is complete and accurate and email you as soon as your account is ready to go.
Discover why you need to submit a credit access application: Easy Access to Tenant Credit Reports