Bad credit and renting

It is common knowledge that if you have questionable or bad credit, it will be difficult, if not impossible, for you to qualify for a mortgage to purchase a new home. However, did you know that having bad credit could also affect your chances of getting that apartment that you want? Landlords are now seeking credit checks for potential tenants more than every before to protect their property and their investments. Landlords are looking for specific information when they request a credit check.

To learn on credit checks affect your rental application read, “Keeping Your Credit Check in Check As A Renter.”