- Income Verification – Nesbitt Realty verifies job status, job title, salary and prospects for continued employment. Depending upon the prospective renter's debt load, a tenant needs to earn not less than 3 to 4 times the monthly rent in gross income to qualify for rental.
- Credit History – The applicant's credit history informs us about the applicant’s current and past performance as far as debts and other obligations. The applicant’s credit report also tells us their monthly debt and shows their previous addresses (which we compare to addresses listed on the application). An applicant must have acceptable credit to qualify.
- Landlord Reference – Nesbitt utilizes public information, tax records and other research and verification to ensure that we're talking to actual investor about actual rental history of the applicant.
Investigating prospective renters is one of the most essential elements of any reliable rental manager in Alexandria, Virginia. The first step for us to discover the best-possible renter is to advertise the listing to prospective renters moving to Northern Virginia. But the second step is to find the a solid renter. Our family-run real estate business investigates the applicant’s past behavior. With that in mind, our team assumes the possible renter’s future behavior will be the same or similar. The prospective tenant should demonstrate a history of being a solid, top lessee while having the income and debt-ratio to manage rent. Our background checking process is founded on several hard truths including: