header image 2

Ontario Landlords – How Can Landlords Make Sure You Rent to Good Tenants?

June 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Ontario Landlords, Tenant Credit Check

 Ontario landlords tenant credit check tenant from hell

A Credit Check Can Help Landlords Rent to Good Tenants and Avoid “Tenants From Hell”

The post at the Ontario Landlords forum was unsettling to many landlords across the province.

It was about a Toronto Star report about Nina Willis, who The Star calls a “Tenant From Hell.”

Many landlords had read about this tenant in 2011 and 2012 and thought the story was finally over.

Unfortunately this tenant is still ripping off landlords by moving in and not paying rent and calling the city about maintenance issues she knew about when she moved in.

This “tenant from Hell” uses the same methods over and over to trick landlords:

1. She appears to be very friendly and cheerful and reasonable.

2. She looks for properties that need some minor care.

3. The tenant says she will fix the minor repairs needed.

4. She presents fake employment references a

5. Once she moves in she won’t pay rent claiming the property needs serious repairs.

It’s a huge scam and this time she has targeted a Scarborough landlord.

Post at the Ontario Landlords Forum

“I can’t believe Nina Willis is in the news, yet once again. I wish all landlords stayed on top of things.”

“All one has to do is read the news or follow any of these forums to learn and be aware of everything and anything related to their rental property.”

It’s true.

Ontario landlords need to be careful because the Landlord and Tenant Board is biased against landlords.

This is a clear example of why Ontario Landlords need to do careful tenant screening including a tenant credit check.

How Can An Ontario Landlord Credit Check Help Landlords?

A tenant credit check can make a world of different.

Check out the Ontario Landlord Credit Check site for more information.

A credit check will show you the real truth about a tenants current and past work, addresses and a credit score informing you, the potential landlord, if the tenant is honest or a deadbeat!

Even BC landlords are doing tenant credit checks to make sure they rent to good tenants. Check out the BC Landlord Credit Check site for more information.

And Alberta landlords are also now being careful to avoid bad tenants thanks to the Alberta Landlord Credit Check site.

Ontario Landlords – Rent to Good Tenants 

Don’t be tricked by Tenants from Hell!

Join the Ontario Landlords Association for a one time fee and start doing premium Equifax credit checks for only $10 per check!

Tags: ·····

No Comments so far ↓

Like gas stations in rural Texas after 10 pm, comments are closed.