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Rental Basics in 22205 : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Sep 19, 2011
Dave asked:
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Thu Apr 15, 2010
Don Tepper answered:
There are lots of companies out there that provide those services to owners and landlords.

Here's a link to a Google search that will bring up tons of them: http://www.google.com/search?q=tenant+check&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7GGIC_en

Hope that helps.
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Fri Apr 16, 2010
Delaine Campbell answered:
Applications are normally run for credit using the 3 major credit companies: TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax. A company can get a combined report or sometimes they just run one. A decision to rent is then normally made by the owner, property management company, or both. The information is presented to the "decision maker" and it's not just based on that but also on references, job history, employment, etc.
That is "in general" and is the rule of thumb.
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