How Online Tenant Screening Should Work
At RentPrep we’re eager to educate landlords so they can make the best decision for their investments.
When it comes to online tenant screening services you should avoid any service that boasts about creating instant reports.
We decided to get into the ring for a showdown against the “instant” services.
When you go with an instant service they’re just acting as a toll between you and their data providers.
Why wouldn’t every company use FCRA screeners?
In a nutshell… it eats into their margins.
It’s more profitable to setup automated software to spit back an instant report after collecting your toll.
Every screening company makes a profit from their screening reports… that includes us too.
If they don’t… that service won’t be your screening provider for long.
We made a pact years ago to be faithful to our clients. This means providing the best possible service to our over 21,000 landlords.
Even if it takes more time and money to do so.
Here’s a breakdown of what happens behind the scenes with each and every tenant before you get your report back: