Tenant Verification/Credit Reports
There are numerous ways to verify a resident applicant's history from checking their credit report to obtaining a full-service tenant history report. The application fee you collect should be put to good use in this regard. The extent of your tenant screening process can be greatly facilitated depending on what service you choose so be sure to check out several options to determine what will be the best one for you to use.
Fair Credit Reporting Act
Consumer Reports: What Landlords Need to know
To see a sample credit report, click here
To look up credit report terminology, click here