February 20, 2019

Schaumburg, IL Tenant Screening Service

We help landlords across the United States by providing Tenant Screening Services consisting of National Civil Courts Searches, National Criminal Searches, Credit Checks, and Deep-Dive Background Checks in all 50 states; including but not limited to Schaumburg, IL

Introducing a new way of screening prospective tenants using our private detective agency. Our private detective agency offers very valuable service to all landlords in Schaumburg who want to protect their investments and want to be able to choose the best qualified tenants.

Due to the tenant protection programs, eviction moratoriums, and sealed eviction records it has become very difficult for landlords in Schaumburg to distinguish qualified and paying tenants, from those abusing the system. An ordinary credit check and checking references are no longer enough.  We provide law-enforcement grade background checks and information that is not available from ordinary sources.

We help landlords across the United States by providing Tenant Screening Services consisting of National Civil Courts Searches, National Criminal Searches, Credit Checks, and Deep-Dive Background Checks in all 50 states. We empower landlords to make right decisions, to reduce their risk, and to maximize their rent collection.

To find out how this works and what information we can provide you, please visit our Landlords page at https://inquisitores.com/landlords/.  Our Tenant Screening Services benefit all landlords, please broadcast this information to anybody that you know could benefit from our deep-dive background and credit checks.  Thank you.

About Schaumburg

Schaumburg is a northwestern suburb of Chicago, Illinois. It’s known for the massive Woodfield Mall, with hundreds of shops and restaurants. Nearby, the Legoland Discovery Center features kids’ rides and a 4D cinema. The Ned Brown Preserve has paved trails and a chain of connected pools, collectively known as Busse Lake. To the west, the Trickster Gallery is dedicated to Native American culture and art. Population: 74,446 (2016). Zip Codes: 60159 (PO BOX Only), 60168 (PO BOX Only), 60173, 60179, 60193-60195, and 60196. Area codes: 847, 224, 630, and 331.

The Village of Schaumburg was incorporated on March 7, 1956, but the heritage of Schaumburg dates back to the much earlier times when the first inhabitants of the area were members of the Sauk, Fox, Pottawatomie, and Kickapoo Indian tribes.  Schaumburg’s earliest residents were primarily German speaking immigrants and their days consisted of farming, community and family. In many ways that remains true today, although now Schaumburg is a mecca of commercial activity. “Images of America – Schaumburg” is a pictorial testament of what life was like for past residents before the days of malls and expressways.

By the mid-nineteenth century, settlers first began to arrive from Germany and the eastern United States. Legend has it that the earliest settler was Trumball Kent from Oswego, New York. Kent, a “Yankee,” as settlers from New England were called in the west, founded a settlement in 1835 not far from what is now called Old Schaumburg Center, formerly known as Sarah’s Grove. 

The first recorded settler of Schaumburg Township was German born Johann Sunderlage. According to legend, Sunderlage was a member of a survey team that divided Cook County into townships around 1833. He liked the area so much that, upon completion of the project, he brought his family from Germany and settled in the area around 1836.  Sunderlage and his family occupied their land in the Township until the federal land sale of 1842 allowed them to purchase the property and obtain the deed. Sunderlage and Kent represented the predominant groups that settled Schaumburg Township in its early days. In 1840, 56 percent of the Township households originated from the eastern United States, while 28 percent were German-born. By the 1850s, the population mix had settled to 28 percent “Yankee” and 48 percent German. 

By 1870, Schaumburg Township had become completely German. Land records show that all the property in the Township was owned by German immigrants or their descendants. This pattern emerged as many Yankee settlers continued to travel west for the promise of newly opened lands on the Great Plains. The land they occupied in Schaumburg was then purchased by German-born immigrants.  Schaumburg Township remained almost exclusively under German ownership until the Great Depression of the 1930s. The Depression caused the foreclosure on some German-owned farms which were then purchased by non-German individuals and companies.  Nonetheless, German heritage remained important in the area. German was the first language of the majority of households until the 1950s. St. Peter Lutheran Church, the community’s oldest church which was constructed in 1847, held services in German as late as 1970.