How To Screen Tenants The Right Way

February 7th, 2017

Tenant verification is one of the most crucial elements of the rental process. Almost as important as finding the perfect property is finding the perfect rental candidate.

Making sure that the prospective tenant is responsible and trustworthy is essential in choosing the right suitor for your rental property.

Introducing RentSpree’s Universal Online Rental Application

November 15th, 2016

November 15, 2016

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – RentSpree, the rapidly growing real estate tech startup that aims to disrupt the rental process, has gone live with its flagship product, the Universal Online Rental Application.

The Universal Online Rental Application allows applicants to save their information and is able to be used for multiple properties.

How to screen potential tenants – There is a much easier way!

November 8th, 2016

Screening potential tenants is a "must do" for landlords or agents who want to rent out a property, but the process is pretty stressful:

Asking them to fill out an application form by hand
Running their credit score and criminal report,
Showing the property but later find out this tenant is not qualified"¦.

It is so interesting that landlords and agents actually have been doing this for decades.

Why Tenant Verification is Impossible on Craigslist

August 11th, 2016

Between the widespread scams, nightmarish landlords, and sketchy first meetings, Craigslist has no place in the current apartment rental market. As someone who has used the service as both a renter and landlord on numerous occasions, I can personally attest to the downsides of the platform.

Downsize Your Belongings Before a Move

August 11th, 2016

Any time you are faced with moving to a new home, whether it is across the country or to a neighboring city, planning the transition can feel overwhelming. This is around the time you realize how much stuff you actually own. Take some time to think and you will realize how little you actually need in everyday life.

10 Facts Every Agent/Owner Should Know about Applicant Credit Scores

August 11th, 2016

Most landlords, agents, and property managers regard an applicant's credit score as a critical part of the tenant screening process. That's why you may be wondering how to get a credit score for a rental application. Unfortunately, most owners/agents don't fully understand credit scores and what they mean when vetting prospective tenants.

5 Slick Ways to Make Your Apartment Feel Bigger

August 11th, 2016

If you know anything about Los Angeles apartments, you know very few people can actually afford a spacious apartment. Sometimes what you want simply doesn’t align with your budget. If you are having a similar issue, here are a few ways to combat the lack of space and make your Los Angeles apartment feel much bigger than it actually is.

4 Reasons Your Apartment Rental Application Gets Rejected

August 11th, 2016

Finding the right rental apartment can be difficult and time consuming, but once you’ve found your ideal rental the work isn’t over, you still need to secure the lease, and that is where many hopeful renters come undone.

Here are the top four reasons apartment rental applications are rejected:

1.Your credit rating was too low.

Millennial Apartment Renters and How To Captivate Them

August 11th, 2016

More and more apartment managers are struggling with how to reach out to new renters. We all know that home ownership rates are declining and renting is the only option for most millennials. But even with the increasing renter market, not all landlords will be able to prosper as they once did.