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Ontario Landlords: Tenant Screening (Fake Equifax Reports)

January 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Ontario Landlords: Tenant Screening (Fake Equifax Reports) · Credit Checks, Ontario landlords

  An Ontario Landlord Has Reported Some Unqualified Tenants Attempted to Pass Off a Fake Equifax Tenant Credit Report To a Landlord Landlords all over Ontario are becoming aware of the importance to tenant screening. There have just been too many horror stories in the recent past. They just keep adding up. Not only are […]

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Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia Landlords – Tenant Credit Checks and Tenant Criminal Checks

October 26th, 2013 · Comments Off on Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia Landlords – Tenant Credit Checks and Tenant Criminal Checks · Criminal Checks

  Ontario landlords, Alberta landlords, British Columbia landlords do Credit Checks and Criminal Checks Make sure you screen your potential tenant very well before accepting money and handing over the keys. Want to know why landlord tenant screening is essential for success? Just over the past few months there have been lots of horror stories. […]

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Tenant Evicted 6 Times: What Landlords Can Do to Avoid Trouble?

May 25th, 2012 · Comments Off on Tenant Evicted 6 Times: What Landlords Can Do to Avoid Trouble? · tenant screening

The Toronto Star has been following the story of a tenant who managed to rent properties despite having been previously evicted multiple times. Having a tenant from hell is not news to many landlords.  What’s significant about this story is the fact that it took the resources and skills of an investigative news reporter to […]

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A Credit Check Could Have Avoided This Nightmare!

May 7th, 2012 · 3 Comments · tenant from hell, tenant screening

Still think investing in property tenant screening tools and doing credit checks is a waste of money? If you do, check this out! Nina Willis seemed like the ideal tenant. She was well-spoken and tidy, posing as an employee for a cellphone company with offices in Toronto and Montreal. She came with glowing references. What […]

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Begin to Learn the Art of Tenant Screening

November 27th, 2011 · Comments Off on Begin to Learn the Art of Tenant Screening · Ontario Landlords Association, tenant screening, Uncategorized

You are now about to become a landlord. Congratulations! You put up your advertisment for your place on Kijiji and the local newspaper.  With a day or two you start getting some calls from people interested. Hey, this is easier than you thought right? You start meeting people, showing them around your property and then […]

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