Category Archives: California Laws

Rental Screening Requirements: Credit Checks, Denial & Adverse Action Letters

Credit scores, background checks, and renter screening requirements. This article explores the pros and cons of the requirements commonly used in modern day rental applications. Before you start marketing and renting out properties, there are a couple of things you need to take care of first. Read on to discover a detailed checklist that covers […]

How the New California Supreme Court Ruling Is Going to Affect Rental Screening

Landlords and tenant rental screening providers will need to update their procedures in a timely manner, in order to avoid potentially large fines. The California Supreme Court recently issued a final decision in  Connor v. First Student, a high-profile case involving investigative consumer reports. Although this specific case particularly focused on the industry of employee […]