Applicant Authorization and Release
Notice to Applicant: As part of M&J Management Corp’s. (as agent for the Owner for the apartment community) (and referred to herein as “Owner”) applicant screening process, it may obtain a consumer report or investigative consumer report with respect to an applicant. This information will be obtained from a consumer reporting agency (hereinafter “agency”), and will be evaluated with other information obtained during the screening process. The consumer report will not be used for any other purpose. If an investigative consumer report, as defined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”), is prepared, the Applicant may request a written summary of the nature and scope of the report and a written summary of rights under the FCRA.
Applicant’s Authorization and Release: Applicant hereby authorizes Owner to obtain a consumer report and/or an investigative consumer report from a consumer reporting agency regarding him/her. Applicant hereby releases Owner, its agents, and employees from any liability in connection with their use of the report or their reliance thereon in connection with any decision made by them. The undersigned understands that this report may also include information obtained from Applicant’s prior employers, landlords, and government agencies. The information obtained by Owner may include, but is not limited to records relating to the Applicant’s rental history, driving record, credit reports, criminal background, civil action record, and other experiences as well as claims involving the undersigned in the files of insurance companies. Applicant understands that these records may also include information as to the undersigned’s character, work habits, performance, and experience along with reasons for termination of past employment and engagements. Applicant hereby gives Owner consent to obtain any information described above, including but not limited to rental history, employment, and criminal and credit history, past or present.
I further authorize my current and former employer(s) and landlord(s) to release any and all information requested by Owner. Applicant authorizes, without reservation, any party or agency contacted by Owner or any third party used by Owner to furnish the above-mentioned information.
This Authorization and Release authorizes Owner, The Sexton Companies, or their affiliates to obtain any of the information described above as a condition of entering into or in connection with each new lease that is signed (renewal or on-site transfer). This Authorization and Release will be considered valid in connection with residency at any Sexton Community.