- Criminal Record & Evictions – Nesbitt sees it's essential to know the criminal and public court records of the potential renter on every rental in Alexandria, Virginia. Property Owners should be aware that many other rental managers do not check out court records.
- Landlord Reference – Nesbitt Realty & Management 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 prospective renter.
- Application – After the potential tenant views an investment duplex, the agent takes an application. The application is accompanied by supporting documentation so that Nesbitt Realty and Management can verify and look at all information included on the application. The prospective tenant pays for the cost of the background check at the time of application.
Renting Out residences is not about choosing lessees. It's about finding the the right lessee. Vetting prospective lessees is one of the most necessary duties of every managing agent in The City of Alexandria. Nesbitt Realty scrutinizes the applicant’s past behavior. With that in mind, our real estate business assumes the possible renter’s future behavior will be the same or similar. The prospective renter should demonstrate a history of being a reliable, reliable renter and at the same time meeting our financial criteria. Our background checking process is founded on several hard truths including: