When you’re an investor, your success in the rental property business can depend on finding and keeping the best renters for your properties. However, the screening process can seem like an overwhelming task. 

With a checklist of everything you need to do, the screening process can flow smoothly. You’ll become a pro at identifying and denying potential problem residents while landing those fantastic renters who make this business worth it. 

The screening process can move quickly—between 24-48 hours from a new applicant to a decision. Develop your criteria for what you look for in an excellent resident, then follow this helpful checklist to screen all applicants fairly while using the same standards for everyone.