We have a Facebook group for landlords and recently a member was giving advice to use beenverified.com for tenant screening.

It is not legal to use beenverified for tenant screening because they’re not a Consumer Reporting Agency (CRA) which is governed by laws of the FCRA.

Here’s a screenshot from their website in their terms and conditions explaining this.

Can I use beenverified for tenant screening?

What Make A Company A Consumer Reporting Agency?

You can read about FCRA Certified Screening here.

You can read up CRAs in this post here.

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