The Top 5 Reasons to do a Background Check on Prospective Renters

For many property owners, going through the process of conducting a background check on prospective renters may seem like just one more hassle and/or an additional (potentially unnecessary) cost.  Many property owners will rent out a furnished property to someone because they “have a good feel” for the person or liked them upon their initial meeting.  Good feelings aside, however, as a property owner, you honestly have no idea who a prospective renter really is and, before you trust them with your property, you might want to consider the following before foregoing a background check: Running a background check protects...