Tenant background checks

Tenant Criminal Background Check Report from SmartMove

Making sure that you can trust your tenants is important. That’s why we access millions of criminal reports to provide tenant criminal background checks that help property owners steer clear of problem renters. It’s free to sign up for membership and landlords can later pass cost onto the renters who are interested in applying, meaning they never have to pay out of pocket for a background check.

We use advanced filters and industry best practices to search:

  • 45 state criminal background checks*
  • Most Wanted Databases
  • National Sex Offender Public Registry

Benefits to Landlords:

  • 200+ million criminal records searched, from both state and national databases
  • Results available within minutes
  • Available 24/7, from anywhere online
  • More detailed results 
  • Credit bureau strength record matching delivers fewer false positives

*The Criminal Report is subject to federal, state and local laws which may limit or restrict SmartMove's ability to return some records. Instant criminal results not available for Wyoming, Delaware, South Dakota and Massachusetts.

Tenant criminal report

Key Points

  • Millions of criminal records searched, from both state and national databases
  • Credit bureau strength record matching delivers fewer false positives
  • Results delivered in minutes