ApplyConnect Tenant Credit and Background Checks

When you rely on tenant credit checks to help you determine whether or not you’re going to rent to someone, you deserve to know exactly what information could be on the report. Every ApplyConnect tenant screening includes an Experian credit report, nationwide eviction scan and nationwide criminal search, and processes in a matter of seconds.

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ApplyConnect Tenant Credit and Background Checks

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When you rely on tenant credit checks to help you determine whether or not you’re going to rent to someone, you deserve to know exactly what information could be on the report. Every ApplyConnect tenant screening includes an Experian credit report, nationwide eviction scan and nationwide criminal search, and processes in a matter of seconds.

How ApplyConnect Works

Getting started with ApplyConnect tenant screening can be accomplished in just three steps!

How ApplyConnect Works

Getting started with ApplyConnect tenant screening can be accomplished in just three steps!

Create Your Account

Simply complete a quick form and create an account! After filling out the short registration form and having your identity verified by Experian, you’re good to go. Not only is this process something that can be completed quickly, but it’s also free.

Invite Your Applicants

Invite your applicants to share their credit report with you. After creating an account, the applicant will then pay the $28.50 fee for the report (Want to pay for the report? You can!), and give consent for it to be shared with you.

View, Print, and Fill That Vacancy

ApplyConnect reports are processed within a matter of seconds after the applicant has paid. You’ll receive an email alert when the report is available, and can be viewed easily from your account dashboard. Now you have all the tenant information you need to make an informed decision.

Create Your Account

Simply complete a quick form and create an account! After filling out the short registration form and having your identity verified by Experian, you’re good to go. Not only is this process something that can be completed quickly, but it’s also free.

Invite Your Applicants

Invite your applicants to share their credit report with you. After creating an account, the applicant will then pay the $28.50 fee for the report (Want to pay for the report? You can!), and give consent for it to be shared with you.

View, Print, and Fill That Vacancy

ApplyConnect reports are processed within a matter of seconds after the applicant has paid. You’ll receive an email alert when the report is available, and can be viewed easily from your account dashboard. Now you have all the tenant information you need to make an informed decision.

Tenant Credit Checks Packed with

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Experian Credit Report

Each Experian credit report displays the applicant's information as available within their consumer profile with the bureau. ApplyConnect reports also have a visual aid to show the applicant's credit risk score, as calculated using the VantageScore 3.0.

  • Applicant Name
  • Current Address
  • Previous Address(es)
  • Employer
  • VantageScore 3.0
  • Credit Score Risk Factors

Credit Profile Summary and

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Summary and Tradelines

The credit section in the ApplyConnect report includes several pages of tradelines demonstrating the applicant's payment history, as well as a summary on top to provide an easy to read overview that can help determine whether they are likely to pay rent on time.

  • 24 Month History
  • Real Estate Accounts
  • Revolving Credit
  • Installment Accounts
  • Total Open Accounts
  • On-Time Payments
  • Late Payments
  • Monthly Estimated Debts
  • Available Credit
  • Collection Accounts

Your Applicant's

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Public Records

If an applicant has public records that could impact how qualified they are to be approved for a rental property - ApplyConnect will include it on the report. Each credit report ends with resources to show other companies that have reviewed the applicant's credit recently, as well as contact information for the applicant to learn more about how ApplyConnect collected their information.

  • Civil Judgments
  • Tax Liens
  • Bankruptcies
  • Prior Inquiries
  • Experian Contact Info
  • ApplyConnect Contact Info
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Nationwide Eviction Search

ApplyConnect’s tenant background checks include a nationwide eviction search, which scans our eviction database with 36+ million records, no duplicates. The comprehensive nationwide eviction search draws from multiple databases compiled over two decades from western and national repositories.

  • Nationwide Results
  • Name and Evicted Address
  • Judgments
  • Judgment Amount
  • Filings
  • Case Details
  • Notice Type
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Nationwide Criminal Scan

A nationwide tenant background check searches a database for your rental applicants (covering local courts from all 50 states + Washington, D.C.), nationwide traffic violations, the sex offender registry, the terrorist watchlist (OFAC) and an Interpol Scan (also known as the international police).

  • Photos (when available)
  • Physical Descriptors
  • Case Information
  • Source and Jurisdiction
  • Known Alias Names
  • Full Name, Date of Birth, and Brief Description

Tenant Credit Checks Packed with

Experian Credit Report

Each Experian credit report displays the applicant's information as available within their consumer profile with the bureau. ApplyConnect reports also have a visual aid to show the applicant's credit risk score, as calculated using the VantageScore 3.0.

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  • Applicant Name
  • Current Address
  • Previous Address(es)
  • Employer
  • VantageScore 3.0
  • Credit Score Risk Factors

Credit Profile Summary and

Summary and Tradelines

The credit section in the ApplyConnect report includes several pages of tradelines demonstrating the applicant's payment history, as well as a summary on top to provide an easy to read overview that can help determine whether they are likely to pay rent on time.

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  • 24 Month History
  • Real Estate Accounts
  • Revolving Credit
  • Installment Accounts
  • Total Open Accounts
  • On-Time Payments
  • Late Payments
  • Monthly Estimated Debts
  • Available Credit
  • Collection Accounts

Your Applicant's

Public Records

If an applicant has public records that could impact how qualified they are to be approved for a rental property - ApplyConnect will include it on the report. Each credit report ends with resources to show other companies that have reviewed the applicant's credit recently, as well as contact information for the applicant to learn more about how ApplyConnect collected their information.

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  • Civil Judgments
  • Tax Liens
  • Bankruptcies
  • Prior Inquiries
  • Experian Contact Info
  • ApplyConnect Contact Info

Nationwide Eviction Search

ApplyConnect’s tenant background checks include a nationwide eviction search, which scans our eviction database with 36+ million records, no duplicates. The comprehensive nationwide eviction search draws from multiple databases compiled over two decades from western and national repositories.

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  • Nationwide Results
  • Name and Evicted Address
  • Judgments
  • Judgment Amount
  • Filings
  • Case Details
  • Notice Type

Nationwide Criminal Scan

A nationwide tenant background check searches a database for your rental applicants (covering local courts from all 50 states + Washington, D.C.), nationwide traffic violations, the sex offender registry, the terrorist watchlist (OFAC) and an Interpol Scan (also known as the international police).

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  • Photos (when available)
  • Physical Descriptors
  • Case Information
  • Source and Jurisdiction
  • Known Alias Names
  • Full Name, Date of Birth, and Brief Description
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VantageScore 3.0 Comes with All the Benefits

The VantageScore 3.0 credit scoring model was created by the top three credit bureaus (Experian, TransUnion, Equifax) and proves to score more rental applicants than the FICO credit model.

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With a score ranging from 300 to 850, scores can be easily comprehended. ApplyConnect organizes that information into a user-friendly tenant screening report, complete with visuals.

VantageScore 3.0 accounts for changes in consumer behavior to provide you with consistent information. It’s use of granular data provides more predictive results. More accurate data is provided as post-recession data is analyzed.

VantageScore 3.0 was formulated to score consumers who were previously deemed unscorable by FICO standards. With its modern algorithm, VantageScore 3.0 allows for inclusivity as it has scored over 30 million previously unscoreable consumers.

VantageScore 3.0 Comes with All the Benefits

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The VantageScore 3.0 credit scoring model was created by the top three credit bureaus (Experian, TransUnion, Equifax) and proves to score more rental applicants than the FICO credit model.

Click to Expand

With a score ranging from 300 to 850, scores can be easily comprehended. ApplyConnect organizes that information into a user-friendly tenant screening report, complete with visuals.

VantageScore 3.0 accounts for changes in consumer behavior to provide you with consistent information. It’s use of granular data provides more predictive results. More accurate data is provided as post-recession data is analyzed.

VantageScore 3.0 was formulated to score consumers who were previously deemed unscorable by FICO standards. With its modern algorithm, VantageScore 3.0 allows for inclusivity as it has scored over 30 million previously unscoreable consumers.

Learn More About the ApplyConnect Report

ApplyConnect’s goal is to be as transparent as possible. Know exactly what you’ll get when you choose ApplyConnect’s online tenant credit checks. Learn more about our tenant credit and background check reports.

Learn More About the ApplyConnect Report

ApplyConnect’s goal is to be as transparent as possible. Know exactly what you’ll get when you choose ApplyConnect’s online tenant credit checks. Learn more about our tenant credit and background check reports.