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Tenant Background Check

Finding the right tenant is crucial for property management success. At Global Background Screening, we understand the importance of thorough and efficient tenant screening.

Global Background Screening, a Tenant screening company

Choose GBS for Your Tenant Background Checks


Comprehensive Landlord Background Checks

GBS offers a wide range of screening services, from criminal records and eviction data to tenant credit reports and verification checks, ensuring you get a full picture of your potential tenant or employee.

Our services are designed to provide landlords and property managers with in-depth insights into potential tenants' history, ensuring a reliable and secure rental agreement.


Global Coverage

With the ability to conduct background checks in over 180 countries, GBS supports your global screening needs, ensuring you can extend your search beyond local borders when necessary.


User-Friendly Platform

Our screening platform is designed with the user in mind, making it easy to order checks, view results, and manage your screening process all in one place.


Rapid Results

With an average turnaround time of 1-2 days, GBS ensures that your screening process doesn't slow down your decision-making. Get accurate, detailed reports quickly to keep your operations moving smoothly.

Our Tenant Screening Services

Tenant Pro Search

Typically Includes everything you need: a National Criminal Records Database search, Sex Offender Registry search across all states and US territories, Eviction Data, Active Liens, Active Warrants, Civil Judgments, and SSN Validation.

Tenant Credit Report with FICO Score 

Gain insights into a tenant’s financial reliability with a detailed credit report, with FICO score, available in just 1 day.

Tenant Criminal Background Check

Dive deeper with county-level searches for detailed criminal records, completed within 2-3 days.

Motor Vehicle Report 

Assess a tenant's driving records, crucial for evaluating potential liabilities.

Employment Verifications

Detailed employment verification services that confirm an applicant's work history, job titles, dates of employment, and, when available, performance insights.

TenantPro a Premium Landlord Background Check Service

Our proprietary TenantPro leverages Global Background Screening's unmatched and industry-leading courthouse research and examines billions of name and address history records to develop a more complete picture of an individual's historical residential leasing behaviors, including past court actions, unlawful detainers, monetary judgements, national eviction database, court-oredered possession and property damage claim. See the 

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Tens of Millions of historical landlord tenant criminal records

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Full nationwide bankruptcy coverage, updated daily

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Billions of current and historical name & address records

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100M+ expertly managed records and over 400 court researchers in US

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Deeper insight than what's available through credit reports alone

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Average turn around time between 24-48 Hours 

Frequently Asked Questions on Tenant Background Checks

How do I do a background check on a tenant?

Select the services you need on our USA Tenant checkout page. Make sure to add your applicant's Full name and Email Address. Need to order a report for an international tenant? Select your Country and view pricing here: International Tenant Screening Portal

I'm a new client, how do I signup?

Upon checking out, new clients receive an account setup form and credentials to our screening dashboard. Setup is swift, taking only a few hours, and you can order any time 24/7.

How do you do a background check on an international tenant?

Visit our international tenant background check page. Pricing and turnaround times vary by country and can be easily viewed by selecting the desired country from the dropdown menu next to each service. International Tenant Check Portal

Do evictions show up on a background check?

Yes, evictions are included in the background check if you select Tenant Pro. This service provides comprehensive insights into a tenant's eviction history, among other critical checks.

What integrations are available for property managers using GBS?

GBS seamlessly integrates with major property management software, including Yardi, TenantFile, AMSI, enhancing your workflow efficiency. Our API facilitates smooth data exchange, ensuring that background checks and tenant screening processes are easily managed within your existing system, saving time and reducing manual entry errors.

How can I order a background check on myself?

Select the services you require, and complete the checkout process. It's quick, easy, and secure, with no setup fees involved! Get Started now.

Can I have the Tenant Pay For the Background Check?

Of course, you can do this in 2 ways. One, checkout and in the ordering instructions, add "have applicant pay". We then send out a link to the applicant. The second way is to contact us and we will provide you a custom portal with your name and/or logo free of charge. You can then share this link to your applicants. Create a custom portal takes only 24 hours and is FREE of charge.

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