- Criminal Record & Evictions – Nesbitt sees it's crucial to know the criminal and public court records of the potential renter on every investment detached home in Alexandria. Landlords should be aware that almost all other rental property managers do not look at court records.
- Credit History – The applicant's credit history informs us about the applicant’s current and past performance repaying debts and other responsibilities. The prospective lessee’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.
- Income Verification – Nesbitt Realty & Management confirms job status, salary, job title and prospects for continued employment. Depending upon the possible lessee's debt load, a tenant needs to earn a minimum of 3 to 4 times the monthly rent in gross income to qualify for rental.
The first step for us to discover the best-possible tenant is to advertise the listing to the public. But the second step is to find the a solid tenant. Investigating applicants is one of the most vital duties of the successful property management of a rental property in Alexandria. Our family-run real estate brokerage check outs the applicant’s past behavior. With that in mind, Nesbitt Realty assumes the applicant’s future behavior will be the same or similar. The applicant should demonstrate a history of being a honest, trustworthy renter and having the income and debt-ratio to manage rent. Our background checking process is founded on several basics including: