SOURCE: First Advantage

First Advantage

November 12, 2013 09:00 ET

First Advantage Joins Property Solutions' Entrata App Store to Deliver Centralized Resident Screening

First Advantage's Industry-Leading Screening Solutions Offered as Part of Property Solutions' Entrata™ App Store

ALPHARETTA, GA--(Marketwired - Nov 12, 2013) - First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of screening analytics and identity solutions, today announced details of its collaboration with Property Solutions®, the multifamily industry's single sign-on Platform as a Service (PaaS) provider, to deliver one-click account access through the Entrata App Store.

Launched in April 2013, Property Solutions' Entrata PaaS delivers a comprehensive suite of technology for the multifamily industry under a single unified platform, while helping property managers identify and connect with the software solutions that best meet their needs. Through this free integration with Entrata, First Advantage's industry-leading resident screening solutions that help property managers turn qualified applicants into residents can be easily accessed from Property Solutions' App Store.

As property managers continually seek the capabilities that can make their jobs more efficient, the availability of First Advantage on the Entrata App Store enables them to streamline their operations and perform key management activities via a single platform. Through this configuration, property managers can ensure their data can be exchanged freely, seamlessly and securely between Property Solutions and First Advantage to handle all aspects of screening for the full leasing cycle, from application and move-in through move-out and collections. As a result, they can better mitigate their risk, maximize revenues and optimize their processes.

"From one day to the next, multifamily professionals face a number of complex operational responsibilities, including those that ensure they rent to qualified tenants and comply with an ever increasing number of regulations," said Property Solutions CEO Dave Bateman. "We are very excited to have First Advantage join our Entrata App Store -- giving mutual clients a central environment to manage their daily activities and access the company's innovative resident screening solutions."

"First Advantage resident screening solutions offer clients unmatched flexibility, seamless technology integrations and the highest quality data property managers need to make the best informed decisions and realize greater process efficiency," said Mark Parise, CEO of First Advantage. "We are very pleased to offer our solutions via the Entrata App Store and connect even more property managers with the tools and services that can enhance their identification and screening processes."

About Property Solutions
Founded in 2003, Property Solutions is the only comprehensive property management software provider with a single-login, open-access Platform as a Service (PaaS) system. Offering a wide variety of online tools including websites, mobile apps, payments, lease signing, accounting, and resident management, Property Solutions' Entrata™ PaaS currently serves more than 20,000 apartment communities nationwide, including 28 of the NMHC Top 50 Largest Managers. Property Solutions' open API and superior selection of third-party integrations offer management companies the freedom to choose the technology and software that best fit their needs. For more information, go to http://www.propertysolutions.com.

About First Advantage
First Advantage provides comprehensive screening, identity and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. With an advanced global technology platform and superior customer service delivered by experts who understand local markets, First Advantage helps customers around the world build fully scalable, configurable screening programs that meet their unique needs. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga., First Advantage has offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. More information about First Advantage can be accessed at www.fadv.com.

About Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and being a partner in building great software and services companies. In addition to capital, STG provides transformation expertise to enable its portfolio companies to deliver more value to clients to retain and attract the best talent and to achieve best-in-class business performance. All STG portfolio companies are expected to grow through innovation. STG's current portfolio consists of 12 global companies with combined revenue of approximately $2.5 billion and thousands of employees spread across North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.symphonytg.com.