Zillow's renter profiles are resumes for landlords

Users can fire off overviews of qualifications to landlords
  • Zillow's new renter profiles let users fire off overviews of their qualifications to landlords.
  • The feature has proven very popular since launching two months ago.

Cobbling together employment history, references and financial information to fire off to landlords can eat up precious time in fast-paced rental markets. Zillow has introduced a new feature, Renter Profile, to streamline the process, theoretically offering some renters an edge over their competition while adding a reason for users to favor the listing portal in their online home search.