- Criminal Record & Evictions – Nesbitt Realty sees it's essential to know the criminal and public court records of the applicant on every rental property in Alexandria. Property Owners should be aware that most other rental property managers do not examine court records.
- Application – After the applicant discover more abouts a rental property, the agent takes an application. The application is accompanied by supporting documentation so that our family-run real estate business can verify and examine all information included on the application. The potential lessee pays for the cost of the background check at the time of application.
- Tenant Screening – Nesbitt Realty & Management screens tenants with a combination of checking credit history, background, eviction and criminal screening services as well as our own efforts to collect information needed to confirm and process the application.
Investigating applicants is one of the most vital duties of every property manager in Fairfax County. The first step for Nesbitt Realty & Management to identify a solid renter is to market your rental to the widest-possible audience. But the second step is to identigy the the best-possible renter. Nesbitt scrutinizes the prospective renter’s past behavior. With that in mind, Nesbitt Realty and Management assumes the potential lessee’s future behavior will be the same or similar. The applicant should demonstrate a history of being a top, solid renter while at the same time having the income and debt-ratio to manage rent. Our background checking process is founded on several simple formula including: