Don’t Rely On Your Gut. Screen Your Tenants.

In less than 5 minutes, you can request a tenant background credit, criminal, and eviction report. You’ll get back the information you need to decide if you’re going to rent to them.


Easily Run a Tenant Background Check


Already received a rental application? If not, we recommend starting there.

1. Enter Their Email: Yep. That’s it. You don’t need any sensitive information, including SSN, to screen them. Just enter their email or phone number. We take care of the rest.

2. TurboTenant Verifies Their Identity: We automatically reach out to the tenant on your behalf to have them answer a few questions to verify their identity.

3. You Receive the Report: As soon as the tenant verifies their identity, you’ll get a notification telling you the report is ready to review.

Easy to use. Streamlines the process. Provides insight on renter compatibility.


Industry leaders for screening our tenants! Responsive and awesome combined!


Your system is great! Made the applicant screening process so much easier than when done manually.


What’s on a Tenant Background Check?

Even if you’re a good judge of character, you need a snapshot of a tenant’s financials, criminal record, and eviction history. Our screening report shows:

The Free Guide to Your Best Tenant

Download one of our most popular free tenant background check resources. We asked over 20,000 TurboTenant landlords about their process for choosing a great tenant, get the tips and tricks for free by entering your email.


The Tenant Pays for the Background Check

You can manage the entire rental process for free! The majority of landlords have the tenant pay the $45 fee to cover the screening report. But if you’ve already collected a fee or just want to pay it yourself, you have that option.


For Landlords


Renters Pay Per Application


Put The Systems In Place to Manage the Entire Rental Process

Whether this is your only rental property or you’re investing in more, have the systems in place to create a welcoming and professional rental experience for you and your tenants.

Lease Agreements: Get a lawyer-prepared, state-specific lease agreement.

Document Management: Send, sign, and store important lease documents

Rent Payments: Make collecting rent convenient for you and your tenants.

Maintenance Requests: Create a streamlined process so you have clear records

Rental Advertising: Have another vacancy? Post to dozens of sites to reach more renters!

What happens when you choose a tenant you trust? It's the start of great landlord-tenant relationship.

Liv and Sarnen Steinbarth
Longtime Landlords & Founders of TurboTenant

“Easy to use! Super fast background and credit check. Great to keep everything organized!”

- Stephanie -

TurboTenant Landlord

Join the 300,000+ independent landlords that rely on TurboTenant to create welcoming rental experiences.

No tricks or trials to worry about. So what’s the harm? Try it today!