FICO® Score 9 Now Available with CIC™!

We’re proud to announce that we’ve upgraded our Experian credit reports to include FICO® Score...

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How to Pick the Best Resident Screening Service for your Property

Finding the best resident screening service for your rental community is no easy feat. Beyond...

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Should Property Managers have Access to the Sex Offender Registry?

U.S. District Court Judge Richard Matsch ruled that Colorado’s sex offender registry law was...

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Optimizing the Tenant Screening Process

All properties aim to find quality residents, but few take the time create detailed property...

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Know your Credit Risk Score options: VantageScore® 3.0 vs. FICO® 8

Knowing your credit risk score (or “credit score”) and consistently trying to improve on that...

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September 24, 2015

Online Rental Applications at No Cost Coming Soon to ApplyConnect

UPDATE: Click Here The read about the NOW AVAILABLE online rental application from ApplyConnect!

ApplyConnect isn’t going to stop doling out the updates yet, and this next one is going to be a big one! Very soon ApplyConnect landlords and real estate agents will be able to incorporate the online rental application to their prospective tenants’ background check invitation, and best of all it is free to ApplyConnect users.

The free rental application itself has all the fundamental elements in a sleek online form. This even includes convenient spaces for the applicant to explain rental...

September 17, 2015

CIC announces new Resident Screening Blog with a Contest for New Followers

CIC’s Resident Screening Blog, the multifamily housing industry’s best source for tenant screening knowledge, property management tips including legislative changes, and employment related topics,...

September 15, 2015

Myths and Facts about Eviction Records

Evictions are an occupational hazard. To say the least, the word is cringe-worthy alone. Despite that sentiment, on the other hand, eviction records are notoriously useful.

Previously we myth...

September 10, 2015

Are Applicants Giving You Fraudulent Paystubs?

Creating fraudulent documents has become easier as technology has improved. With just a computer, printer, scanner and Photoshop software, fabricating fake paystubs can be done at home. Even...