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Helping Residents Build Their Own Credit Score

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Tenants benefit when rent payment data are factored into credit scores

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Rental data proves to be a driving force in transforming consumers from unscoreable to scoreable

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With Rental Payment History, Students and Apartment Companies Make the Grade

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Rent Reporting Helps Subsidized Renters Build Credit

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Good Renters Deserve Better Credit Scores

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Paying the Rent on Time Can Enhance Your Credit Report

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Screen Test: Major Credit Bureaus Sharpen Tenant Screening

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Building Credit through Rent Reporting

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Top Seven Reasons to Use Rental Payment History Data to Identify High Quality Residents

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The young and the creditless: Young adults eschew credit cards

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Rent History Emerging as Key Data

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For 'Credit Invisibles,' A Market Takes Shape

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Big Data, Big Ideas: The industry has been slow to adopt predictive analytics and data mining, but the possibilities for their uses are endless.

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Pay your rent on time? It may improve your credit score

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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.

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Cross Check: Bag the credit scores. Now, there’s a more holistic way to screen rental applicants.

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Durbin Does Debit: Dodd Frank Amendment Saves Multifamily Some Dough

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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.

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Apartment Credit Screeners Improving Rental History Data Sets

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