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Helping Residents Build Their Own Credit Score
Tenants benefit when rent payment data are factored into credit scores
Avoiding Collections Complications
Rental data proves to be a driving force in transforming consumers from unscoreable to scoreable
With Rental Payment History, Students and Apartment Companies Make the Grade
Rent Reporting Helps Subsidized Renters Build Credit
Good Renters Deserve Better Credit Scores
Who's the Victim: Cracking the Credit Score Case
Paying the Rent on Time Can Enhance Your Credit Report
Screen Test: Major Credit Bureaus Sharpen Tenant Screening
Building Credit through Rent Reporting
Zeroing in on Credit History
Rental Payment History Can Mitigate Risk, Increase NOI
WilliamPaid Survey Reveals that Apartment Renters Want Utility and Rent Payments Included in Credit Reports
Top Seven Reasons to Use Rental Payment History Data to Identify High Quality Residents
Here's an Unexpected Way to Build Credit One Month at a Time
The young and the creditless: Young adults eschew credit cards
Rent History Emerging as Key Data
Succeeding With Rental Payment History Data
For 'Credit Invisibles,' A Market Takes Shape
Big Data, Big Ideas: The industry has been slow to adopt predictive analytics and data mining, but the possibilities for their uses are endless.
Pay your rent on time? It may improve your credit score
Paying Rent Through Direct Deposit
Caught in the Act: For years, glacial reporting times kept serial skippers one step ahead of apartment operators. Now, with better technology emerging, the chase may finally be over.
Smart and Safe: Resident screening tools protect apartment companies from unnecessary risk.
Cross Check: Bag the credit scores. Now, there’s a more holistic way to screen rental applicants.
Counting on Collections
Durbin Does Debit: Dodd Frank Amendment Saves Multifamily Some Dough
Full Body Scan: Rather than focusing on a prospect’s credit score, screening professionals stress a more hands-on and holistic approach to approving rental applicants.
Apartment Credit Screeners Improving Rental History Data Sets