How does Apartments.com compare to Cozy?

A full suite of online tools to help manage your rentals–100% online.

Joining forces with Apartments.com has given us a wealth of new resources to build many features you’ve been asking for.

On Apartments.com, you can:

You can list your rental or use the platform solely for rental tools or both– it's up to you!


Application and Screenings

Find the perfect renter fast and get a complete picture of applicants on the #1 site for renters.

What's new:

  • Applicants can apply directly through your listing for $24.99 and re-use it for 30 days
  • TransUnion® criminal, eviction, & credit reports included with all applications
  • One listing that’s automatically placed on five leading websites

Your listing will have an " Apply Now" button so renters can apply directly from your listing where you can quickly get all the information you need to choose the right renter, including income-to-rent ratio, employment status, household info, and rental history.

The  reusable application includes a credit report, background check. and eviction report from TransUnion®.

→ See an example application

Each credit report includes a breakdown of an applicant’s total reported debt, detailed payment history for credit accounts, and employment and address history.  TransUnion® searches national databases and county records so you will have all the background information you need in order to feel confident in your decision.

→ See an example credit report

→ See an example eviction report

→ See an example criminal report


Online rent payments

Faster payments built on Cozy's payment experience

Rent worry-free with automatic recurring payments and email reminders. Monthly payments are set up by tenants and automatically deposited into your bank account.

What's new:

  • Ability to add itemized, recurring monthly charges for things like utilities, parking, pet fees
  • Receive expedited payments in 3 business days instead of 5 business days for free (eligible payments only). 


Leases

Electronic lease signing is here! 

Build a customized lease backed by industry experts and lawyers in every state who strive to stay current on the developments that matter to you.

→ See a sample lease

What's new:

  • Generate legal lease documents tailored to your city, state, and county laws
  • Renters, co-signers, and landlords can e-sign documents
  • Leases include localized addenda, and you can add your own stipulations

How do I sign up?

To get started, add your property on Apartments.com.

For existing Cozy landlords, hang tight as we'll be transitioning your accounts to Apartments.com by mid-2021.

Have more questions? Check out our FAQs here.

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