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Rent4Sure Extends Tenant Vetting Contract with Callcredit

LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwire) -- 01/07/13 -- Rent4Sure have extended their contract with Callcredit Information Group to use credit checking application, CallReport, for a further four years.

Rent4Sure management has over 100 years experience in the letting industry and offers tenant referencing, rent protection policies and other related products to Letting Agents across the country and have been using Callcredit's CallReport as part of their tenant vetting service for Landlords for the last 3 years. Due to the success and outstanding benefits for Landlords, they have signed a new contract to extend this partnership for another four years.

CallReport enables Rent4Sure to evaluate the risk of potential tenants by identifying any adverse public data such as CCJs, IVAs and Bankruptcies, which may influence a prospective tenant's likelihood to fulfil rental repayments. The service also provides confirmation of the applicants' identity by verifying details such as name, date of birth, as well as their address history. A score is then provided to Rent4Sure to offer a measure of the credit risk associated with the applicant in question, all results are provided through an automated system to offer Rent4Sure fast and accurate results which do not compromise their customer service to their clients, and reduces bad debt and fraud.

John Hunnisett, Managing Director of Rent4Sure Limited stated "We have always received a first class service from Callcredit and their updated and online information helps us deliver a first class, accurate and speedy service to our customers. We are pleased to be associated with Callcredit and believe they add value to our business as well as to our services. We look forward to working together over the coming years."

Graham Lund, Managing Director of Credit Solutions at Callcredit Information Group said "We are delighted that Rent4Sure have extended their contract with us. Our checks provide current and accurate information regarding potential tenants and offer fast results, ensuring that Landlords can identify the most suitable tenants for their properties."

About Callcredit Information Group - www.callcredit.co.uk

Callcredit Information Group's leading approach to deploying consumer information brings together experts across the fields of credit referencing, marketing services, interactive solutions and consultative analytics to provide clients with a range of innovative and effective products to discover new customers and to engage with current customers to optimise and increase profitability.

Products include award-winning fraud verification tools and database solutions to positively verify consumers, global operations to help expand businesses into new markets, digital solutions to improve the overall journey consumers make during interaction with a brand, customer handling to ensure consumer satisfaction at all levels and consumer marketing data and segmentation to improve understanding and targeting of customers and prospects.

Callcredit also offers products for their clients to assess a customer's credit risk and affordability and their experts in collections and recoveries provide tailored debt recovery and tracing tools. Their market analysis and network planning function helps organisations develop profitable retail networks, and their tools in multi bureau, analytics and metrics work to provide fully assessed bureau data.

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