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Digitally document rental property condition

Startup Scene: Imfuna

Anyone who's ever been involved in a "he said, she said" dispute with a tenant or landlord over the condition of a rental property knows how frustrating (and costly) it can be. One of the only fool-proof ways to secure your security deposit should there be a disagreement at move-out is to document everything upon move-in. It's a lesson I've learned the hard way, which is why Imfuna caught my attention. Founded by Jax Kneppers in March 2009, the startup has developed a comprehensive solution called Rent Pro that allows users to quickly capture information about the condition of any property using a mobile app. That data is then time-stamped and stored in the cloud so the user can access and share detailed inspection reports. Kneppers and founding member Alan Corkhill are forensic engineers who know firsthand how important it is to document conditions in a systematic, organized way. They're often called to testify in trial as expert witnesses as part of their inv...

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