Thinking about renting out your new Boston Seaport condo? Is this your first time being a landlord? If the answer to either one of those question is yes, you’ll find the following information useful.

Screen tenants before they move into your Boston Seaport condo

When you are performing tenant screening, it is essential to run a credit check on each potential applicant for your Boston Seaport condo. Since the best predictor of a person’s future actions is past behavior, a credit check will give you a complete picture of whether a prospective tenant will be able to pay the rent on time. If you are uncertain about the tenant screening process, you may want to work with a property manager near the Boston Seaport District. Feel free to call me as well for some free advise.

Final Thoughts

Real estate property management companies offer tenant screening and other services that will help you find the right renter for your house, condo, or apartment building. For a complete overview of the steps of running a credit check on a tenant, be sure to watch this video from Howcast.

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John Ford
John Ford

Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs

In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.


For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.


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John Ford and his staff can be reached at 617-595-3712 or 617-720-5454. Please feel free to stop by John's Boston Beacon Hill office located at 137 Charles Street.

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