The United States has over 1 million residents in rental housing, which is 35% of the total US population. In South Carolina, almost 8% of the state’s population is in apartment housing. TenantReports.com can help South Carolina landlords with tenant screening to make the application and rental process faster and easier than ever.

South Carolina tenant screening records contain data from as early as 1986 depending on courts searched and the type of offense registered. Information obtained through screening cannot be used to alter a current rental agreement, unless the tenant is shown to have breached said agreement.

Important Tenant Screening Regulation In South Carolina

Court Records

Felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic violations are recorded in Greenville County, and York County, and made public, since 1990 and 1992.

Eviction History

Eviction information can be searched up to seven years prior to the request.

Department of Corrections

The Department of Corrections records felony convictions from 1986 onward. Information such as date of birth and social security number may be included with the report.

Driving History

The state of South Carolina allows for consumer reports to be generated for an individual’s driving history up to three years prior to the request.