You already pay rent. Why not build credit too?

Let your hard-earned rent payments jumpstart your credit

Why is rent reporting worth it?

You already know building good credit is the key to getting the big-ticket items you want, better loans, lower interest rates, and more. By automatically reporting your on-time rent payments, you can start building credit today¹ without any negative effects.

Did you know that reporting your rent can up your credit score by 60 points on average?²

3 Reasons to Report Your Rent

There’s nothing to manage (or lose)

Only on-time payment activity will be reported to all 3 major credit bureaus automatically—Equifax®, Experian®, and TransUnion®34.

Land your next rental

A good credit score helps you stand out from other applicants, making it even easier to rent your next great place.

Prime your accounts for purchases

Better credit means lower interest rates and more money in your pocket so you can afford the things you really want.



1 USA Today (2019)

2 Alternative Data Such as Rent Payment Reporting Bridges the Gap for Unscorable Consumers and Increases Financial Inclusion Opportunities. TransUnion (2021)

3 This is subject to change without prior notice, but residents’ monthly rental payments will be reported to at least one of the three major bureaus during their subscription to Rent Reporting, powered by Buildium. 

4 Please note, Buildium is not a credit bureau and does not have direct influence over any aspect of credit bureau consumer profiles or credit scores calculated by the bureaus. Each bureau to which we report your rental payment information will determine, in its sole discretion, whether and how to use that information.