Otodom is offering the service via an open-banking tool created by Simpl.rent. The tool screens tenants using insights into the data collected on their bank accounts and various debt registers.
Otodom’s landlords can use the service from a special website and with a 40% discount from the standard price charged by SimpleRent, which is 79 Polish zlotys ($21.30 U.S.) for a single verification.
The real estate landscape in Poland is dominated by Otodom, which saw 16.9 million visits last month, according to SimilarWeb. Its primary competitors are NNV’s Nieruchomosci-Online.pl and Morizon.pl, which was recently acquired by Ringier Axel Springer in a PLN 66.1 million deal. Domiporta, another competitor, was recently acquired by Auto Centrum for an undisclosed amount.