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Under the City Ordinance criminal background checks are mandatory.
Below is a list of a few web-based companies that provide comprehensive background check services on a state level. This list is provided only as a service to assist you in finding background investigation services, and is not meant to be an exhaustive list of such companies. This list is not intended as an endorsement or recommendation by the City of Aurora.
Criminal Background check must be a state or national search.
Remember! You have the power to prevent problems. You should use the most thorough process possible to screen prospective tenants because the worst time to screen your residents is during the eviction process.
Single Residential Units / Independent Property OwnersThe following sites will benefit property owners of single residential units/independent property owners.
|Acranet CISI||New Lenox, IL||815-215-1030||CISI Website|
|P.O. Box 463
Lockport, IL 60441-0463
|E-Renter||Bellingham, WA||877-332-0078||E-Renter Website|
and Consulting (ISC)
|Mesa, AZ 85211||888-922-2547||ISC Screening Website
|NTN-Chicago||2 E 22nd St. #303
Lombard, IL 60148
|People Facts||Scottsdale, AZ||1-800-600-8999 x6006||PeopleFacts Website|
|Safe Rent Solutions||Coppell, TX||800-811-3495||Safe Rent Solutions Website|
|SmartMove||Woodlyn, PA||1-866-775-0961||My SmartMove Website|
|U.S. Search||Culver City, CA 90230
||800-877-3272||U.S. Search Website
Multi-Units / Larger CommunitiesThe following sites will benefit property owners of multi-units/larger communities.
|AmRent, Inc.||Atlanta, GA 30353||888-898-6196||AmRent Website
|First Advantage SafeRent Services
||Park Ridge, IL 60068
||800-811-3495||First Advantage SafeRent Services Website
|NTN-Chicago||2 E 22nd St. #303 Lombard, IL 60148||630-889-6030||NTN-Chicago Website
|Propertyware||Richardson, TX||1-855-976-9502||Propertyware Website|
|Real Page Inc.
||Carrollton, TX 75007
||877-325-7243||Real Page Website
|Screening Reports Inc.
||Bensenville, IL 60106
||866-389-4042||Screening Reports Website
Please be aware of the following:
- Criminal background checks must specify that they are STATE or NATIONAL criminal background searches.
- Property Standards does not accept Been Verified, Instant Checkmate, PeopleFinders, or Tenant Verification Services.
- Criminal Background Checks and Lease Addendums must be presented at time of initial inspection to avoid fines.
- If disclaimer states, "DO NOT USE FOR TENANT SCREENING", Property Standards will not accept as proof of background check.
- Please do not upload copies of Criminal Background Checks to the Online Portal. Due to the sensitive information included in these reports the City of Aurora cannot maintain copies of this information.