Features Lead to Lease

Create a head-turning leasing experience

Renters today expect an increasingly digital, on-demand experience throughout the leasing lifecycle. Buildium makes it possible to manage it all—from lead to lease—in one place. How? Let us show you.

#1: Marketing

Attract qualified residents

Buildium gets your units listed on popular high-traffic sites and automates your showings process in no time for new levels of marketing efficiency and reach. 


#2: Application

Make applying online a piece of cake

Applicant Center gives potential residents an effortless experience. They can apply directly from your site or listing, use your customized application, and save their progress. Applicants can even track status and initiate and pay for a screening. Customize your online application.


  • Manage multiple applications for the same unit
  • Allow applicants to create roommate groups
  • Respond to questions via text and email right from Buildium
#3: Screening

Screen applicants with speed and accuracy

You don’t want to miss out on your ideal residents, so a quick and thorough process is essential. Buildium’s tenant screening tools place the power of TransUnion’s credit resources right at your fingertips, giving you the most complete background checks.


  • Get visibility and know what’s happening with your applicants’ progress every step of the way
  • Tenant Screening lets you choose to have applicants cover costs.  Get Tenant Screening.
  • Premium Tenant Screening puts you in control with on-demand screens. Get Premium Tenant Screening.
#4: Leasing

Collect lease signatures with ease

Buildium eSignature, powered by Dropbox Sign, lets you create customizable lease agreement packets tailored to your business. And with electronic signatures, you can have everyone sign in a fraction of the time. Get started with eSignature.


  • Use common file types (including PDF), autofill tenant data, and customize fields
  • Automate the signing process with signer order, reminders, and status updates
  • Store every lease document safely and access them from anywhere, 24/7
#5: Move-In

Give residents the tech that moves them

When it comes to move-in basics, you can do more than handing over keys and helping with utilities. Get residents up to speed by introducing them to the Resident Center and all its benefits. Customize your Resident Center.


  • Collect fees or rent from residents online with ePay
  • Offer affordable Renters Insurance, powered by MSI. Learn more.
  • Access everything on-the-go with the Resident Center mobile app. View Resident Center resources.


#6: Measurement

Lean into your data

Tracking revenue, turnover, resident feedback, and more is essential to business growth. The Analytics Hub lets you monitor your leasing performance, Resident Center usage, and ePay adoption. You’ll be able to make more informed decisions that strengthen your lead-to-lease strategy. View your Analytics Hub.


  • Get personalized data insights and real-time performance metrics
  • Compare your data with localized benchmarks and similar companies
  • Share insight with your team using easy-to-read data visualizations.