Tenant Screening


Select the right tenants with comprehensive tenant screening

Landlord Software Tenant Screening Damage
  • Fast and accurate reports available in minutes from TransUnion SmartMove
  • Reports are easy to read and understand
  • Free for the landlord (applicant pays $35 for a full credit report and background check)
  • Full credit report
    • Credit score
    • Trade lines
    • Soft pull that doesn't hurt the applicant's credit
  • Background report
    • National criminal background check. Instant criminal results not available for Wyoming, Delaware, South Dakota, and Massachusetts.
    • Evictions database covering all 50 states plus Washington D.C. including public court records that are enhanced with data reported directly to TransUnion, including tenant judgment for possession and money, unlawful detainers, tenant judgments for rent, failure to pay rent, and writs and warrants of eviction.
    • Income/Assets estimates
    • Most wanted databases
    • National sex offender public registry
    • Employment, previous addresses, and AKAs

Landlord Software - Tenant Screening Order

Applications Screen

  • Review the list of online rental applications
  • View or Delete each rental application
  • Click "Credit and Background Check" to start tenant screening

Landlord Software - Tenant Screening Questions

Tenant Screening

Enter the following information:

  • Deposit, rent, and lease term
  • Decline for Bankruptcies - Check this box to decline if there are bankruptcies
  • Minimum Income to Rent ratio
  • Classification - Select conventional or subsidized
  • Click Submit. The "Credit and Background Check" button changes to "Report Pending"
  • The button changes to "Report" when the applicant has authorized the report

Example tenant screening - Full credit and background report

Landlord Software - Tenant Screening Questions

Landlord software with easy to use tenant screening.