When checking rental references, here are
several questions you can ask to help you get more information on the
When meeting with potential Tenants, use the
Rental Application on this site which
includes a signed release from the applicant.
Previous Landlord References
When did he/she rent from you?
How long did this person live in the
Did he/she pay the rent on time?
Did they have any pets?
Were there any complaints from other
Was there any damage besides normal wear
Was the tenant respectful to you and the
Did the Tenant give you proper notice to
end the tenancy?
Would you rent to this Tenant again?
When did the employee start?
What is their position?
Are they full time or part time?
What is their current wage? (Check against
the application and pay stubs)