The fastest way to lose your time (and sanity) is by driving all over town to show your vacant rental to all potential tenants.
Properly pre-screening applicants prior to a showing will keep you focused on finding the right tenant for your rental property.
In 15 questions or less you can learn enough about your applicants to make an informed decision about whether or not it’s going to be a fit BEFORE a showing is scheduled.
These days you can’t take your safety for granted. Do yourself a favor and learn a few things about your applicants before you meet them in-person.
Finding qualified tenants isn’t always as easy as it seems. Let’s be honest, there’s nothing sexy about industry standard best practices for tenant screening. But if you’ve ever heard a horror story about what it’s like when renting to bad tenants, you’ll understand the importance of this post. If you’re fortunate enough to stumble upon this blog without a terrible tenant experience, lucky you! This post will shed some light on what you need to know about each tenant and expert advice on standard practices when screening tenants.
After reading this post you’ll know the four key areas to uncover about your tenants and why they’re the most important to your success when managing rental properties for profit.
What’s the deal with bad tenants?