Apartment Prescreening of Tucson, LLC
Screening your tenants is not only a right; it is a responsibility.
Apartment Prescreening of Tucson LLC, was established in 1993, and is a Consumer Reporting Agency as defined in accordance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Apartment Prescreening of Tucson, LLC provides a consumer report which searches local public records for felony convictions, provides TransUnion credit reports, researches for local eviction (forcible detainer) information, and TeleCheck (bad check writers) information. Apartment Prescreening of Tucson, LLC searches all names as submitted.
A complete background check should include a credit report, an eviction report, a County and Federal level criminal records check, a check of the state sex offender registry, and bad check verification. You should verify current employment as well as contact the current landlord.
Remember, it is legal to charge each applicant a reasonable tenant screening fee. Landlords in Arizona regularly charge between $25.00 and $50.00 per applicant for a background report.
APT offers tenant screening services to landlords and property managers who meet the established credit bureau requirements. An on site inspection of the property where credit information is used and stored is also now required.
Currently A.P.T. provides services to over 700 clients in Southern Arizona.