What is “Rental Beast,” and why is Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Partnered with them?

By now you may have heard about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ partnership with Rental Beast, the agent-designed online real estate platform that lets you leverage rentals for current and future success. If you haven’t, then Rental Beast and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices have partnered to bring their robust “software-as-a-service” platform directly to brokers and agents. We understand that you may not have heard of Rental Beast so we thought we’d introduce ourselves.

BLOG_BHHSRental Beast is an online, real estate platform designed by agents for agents. It teaches agents how to use rentals to their full advantage. Rental Beast helps agents get in front of more people and close more rental deals, creating a stream of future home buyers and expanding their sphere of influence.

When you sign up for Rental Beast you gain access over seven million fulfillment-grade listings not found on the MLS, automated FCRA-compliant application processing tools, and the ability to capture, filter and market to rental leads.

For Brokers, Rental Beast’s main grab is reducing agent churn. Using Rental Beast listings, new agents can capture leads by promoting properties across multiple third-party sites, including Facebook Marketplace and Realtor.com. New Agents can easily present tenants with multiple available properties, schedule viewings and establish relationships with landlords.  With a little leg work your new agents will close rental deals fast, earning rental commissions while they build their base of future homebuyers. In fact, within the first six months of Rental Beasts’ partnering with a brokerage, new agent churn was reduced by 50%.

Rental Beast also provides educational tools for agents and brokers. Rental Beast University, their online education initiative, offers virtual courses on everything real estate, for every level of experience.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network agents get complimentary access to Rental Beast’s Apply Now tools. Just sign up, enter your tenant’s information and receive a full background check, credit check, and eviction history.    

Rental Beast will continue  to partner with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices for continued innovation and success. As always, if you ever have any questions, would like to learn more, or if you want a personal demo, visit Rental Beast.


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