Landlord Tenant Screening

Get results quickly—all online

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Online tenant screening for independent landlords

Built for independent landlords


Our background checks scan millions of records.


Our reports match crimes to the offender.


Screen your rental applicant right away.


Reports delivered in minutes after the applicant verifies their identity.


Pay as you go — no memberships or subscriptions required.


Our background checks are FCRA compliant, providing regulated data.

SmartMove® benefits independent landlord and tenants

*Base on TransUnion 2016 Study

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Choose who pays.

You can opt to have the tenant cover the cost of rental screening, or pay for it yourself.

In minutes delivery of reports.

Accounts can be created and screening reports delivered in a matter of minutes.

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No subscriptions.

Enjoy free membership with SmartMove’s pay-as-you go tenant screening. Only pay for the reports you need.

Straightforward Pricing

Choose who pays and no hidden fees.

SmartCheck Plus

When you want a little more information on your potential tenant.


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SmartCheck Basic

Our basic screening includes our proprietary score and criminal background check.  

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Background Check Basic

Our basic screening includes our proprietary score and criminal background check.  


**The Criminal Report, Eviction Related Proceedings Report and SmartMove recommendation service (a credit score based recommendation) are subject to federal, state, and local laws that may limit or restrict SmartMove's ability to return some records or recommendations. Certain jurisdictions may limit what records are eligible for return, click here for more information.

✝ Based on a 2016 TransUnion Survey:

Be more confident when choosing a tenant.