You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an agent, just click on the yellow button on the property's Trulia listing and you will be able to start a dialogue.
Please let me know if you have any questions or if I can help with anything else. I am happy to be a resource for you. Good luck with the search!
Ali, Trulia Voices Community Manager... more
1. have the credit report run
2. ask for job verfication and/or job reference letter
3. if they are current tenants elsewhere, ask for a reference letter from the current landlord (and, of course proof that they paid rent on time)
You can refuse to allow pets, if that is a concern.
Remember, you will have an amount for security should you need to make repairs when they vacate the premises.
"Responsible" and "caring" are too subjective to quantify, and with Fair Housing laws, I'd be very careful in judging or rejecting anyone simply based on how they "look"!... more