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Credit Reports (by Scott [IN]) Jan 11, 2019 7:52 AM
       Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Jan 11, 2019 9:02 AM
       Credit Reports (by Gene [OH]) Jan 11, 2019 9:21 AM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 9:29 AM
       Credit Reports (by razorback_tim [AR]) Jan 11, 2019 10:14 AM
       Credit Reports (by plenty [MO]) Jan 11, 2019 10:19 AM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 10:21 AM
       Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Jan 11, 2019 10:42 AM
       Credit Reports (by Hoosier [IN]) Jan 11, 2019 10:45 AM
       Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Jan 11, 2019 10:52 AM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 11:11 AM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 11:13 AM
       Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Jan 11, 2019 11:36 AM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 11:43 AM
       Credit Reports (by Robin [WI]) Jan 11, 2019 1:11 PM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 1:14 PM
       Credit Reports (by RathdrumGal [ID]) Jan 11, 2019 1:40 PM
       Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Jan 11, 2019 2:46 PM
       Credit Reports (by Johnny B. [MA]) Jan 11, 2019 3:43 PM
       Credit Reports (by Gene [OH]) Jan 11, 2019 7:08 PM
       Credit Reports (by Jeffrey [VA]) Jan 12, 2019 3:14 AM
       Credit Reports (by Scott [IN]) Jan 12, 2019 7:47 AM
       Credit Reports (by Robert J [CA]) Jan 12, 2019 9:44 AM
       Credit Reports (by Ray-N-Pa [PA]) Jan 15, 2019 5:27 AM


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Credit Reports (by Scott [IN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 7:52 AM
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After watching a bunch of episodes of "Can't Pay, We'll Take It Away" and "Nightmare Tenants,Slum Landlords", I feel compelled to tighten up my screening. I think I am finally going to complete and register the paperwork to access Mrlandlord online credit checks. Would appreciate any thoughts on this. --107.141.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 9:02 AM
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Great service to use! In home inspection was looking for shredder, password protected computer, locking file cabinet... nothing crazy. --24.61.xxx.xx




Credit Reports (by Gene [OH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 9:21 AM
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I use the credit check service from this site and it is great. I can get the credit, eviction, & criminal checks back very quickly.

The biggest issue I have had is that I am a small landlord and I don't always use the service for a year or two and then have had a deactivated account. All I had to do was call in and they reactivated it for me. --155.188.xxx.xx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 9:29 AM
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Great information,as I am getting ready to need this. Thanks. --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by razorback_tim [AR]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:14 AM
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I have used the service for several years and am very happy with it. --166.137.xxx.xxx




Credit Reports (by plenty [MO]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:19 AM
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You'll love it. Just follow each step in the set up and don't stress about it. It's worth it! --99.203.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:21 AM
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If I ever get an application I will have to try it out. --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:42 AM
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6x6, call them now because you need to have an inspection prior to being set up to run credit. If you wait for the application you wonít be set up to run their credit. They will tell you what you need for the inspection (shredder, locking file cabinet, etc). Once you are set up, credit can be run instantaneously 24/7. --24.61.xxx.xx




Credit Reports (by Hoosier [IN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:45 AM
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I run my own and recommend it. Don't use MRLL but the next step will be learning how to decipher the credit reports...they can be complex and you need to be able to "read the story" through all the data.

Are they opening new cards lately?

Are there past due trends?

Do they have many change of addresses?

Do they have unpaid accounts on non-essentials like jewelry stores?

Etc. --99.92.xxx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 10:52 AM
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Hoosier, just clarifying that you run your own and use another way instead of MrLL. If you are saying not to use MrLL, I would disagree. You get a full credit report and can also get criminal/eviction (which donít always have everything, but I donít believe NH reports criminal or eviction). MrLL is easy to use and reasonably priced. --24.61.xxx.xx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 11:11 AM
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Thank you Still Learning --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 11:13 AM
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How do they do an in home inspection? Hoosier Do you just call the credit bureaus and get credit information directly from them? --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Still Learning [NH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 11:36 AM
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They send someone to your house/office to do the inspection. This is because you need to be in compliance with the Fair Credit and Reporting Act if you are going to pull someoneís credit. --24.61.xxx.xx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 11:43 AM
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Thank you again Still Learning. --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Robin [WI]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 1:11 PM
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I use the service on this site, and yes, it's worth every penny. A very nice lady came to my house and I needed to show her that my computer was password protected, the files were in a locked file cabinet (well, it has a lock. She didn't ask me to demonstrate that I have a functional key!), and that I had a shredder. It took about 5 minutes. Yes, get this set up ahead of time--you'll need to schedule an appointment, and it may be a week or so before someone can come by.

You know, that would be a great roundtable or even panel discussion at the May convention--how to evaluate a credit report! --204.210.xxx.xxx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 1:14 PM
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I agree Robin that would be great. --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by RathdrumGal [ID]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 1:40 PM
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I did not use the Mr Landlord credit check, but the sponsored through my state LL association. My inspector even wanted to see my marketing plan -- copies of ads that I would run on Craigslist or Zillow, etc. The whole idea is to prove that you actually are a landlord -- and not merely an ID thief.

Once approved, I was sent a large packet from my credit check company that explained how to read their reports. They have also been very helpful when I have called with a question. --98.146.xxx.xxx




Credit Reports (by 6x6 [TN]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 2:46 PM
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It took me a while but I am set up know. Thank you all for your advice. --73.120.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Johnny B. [MA]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 3:43 PM
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Is there somewhere I can see an example of a Mr. LL credit, eviction, criminal report so I can get a feel for the content and format? --24.147.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Gene [OH]) Posted on: Jan 11, 2019 7:08 PM
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Johnny B, why don't you contact the Mr. LL credit check company and ask them if they can provide you a sample and an explanation to see if it would meet your needs. --99.165.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Jeffrey [VA]) Posted on: Jan 12, 2019 3:14 AM
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You can click and see a couple of sample credit, eviction and criminal reports right from this website -

tenantcreditchecks.wordpress.com/about/

You will also find a list of the different inexpensive reports that are offered right online, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. --173.50.xx.xx




Credit Reports (by Scott [IN]) Posted on: Jan 12, 2019 7:47 AM
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Thanks everyone. I submitted my application and am now 1 step closer to making deadbeat tenants a problem for OTHER landlords. Was astonished to learn that some LL's here have never had to do an eviction! ZE and ZT are my 2019 goals. --107.141.xx.xxx




Credit Reports (by Robert J [CA]) Posted on: Jan 12, 2019 9:44 AM
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There is so much information out there for the landlord, especially here on Mr. Landlord. One must choose and streamline your interactions with your tenants to do what most works for you without taking risk. For example to take your tape measure and pound scale to gauge the tenants wear-and-tear on your carpeting is going overboard. But telling a tenant that they may NOT store their bicycles inside and damage the flooring is a responsible move to insure longer lasting flooring and reduce costs. --47.156.xx.xx




Credit Reports (by Ray-N-Pa [PA]) Posted on: Jan 15, 2019 5:27 AM
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Credentialing of all credit users has been pushed by TRW and Equafax. They just need to make sure that you have an actual need for the info and the means to protect this data.

Where this credentialing may concern a possible user, it is done in the hope of limiting the NEXT data breach. Do you want to be responsible for the next one?

--72.23.xxx.xx



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