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The best podcasts for landlords

Imagine if you had a room full of landlords at your disposal. What would you ask them? How would it change the way you run your business? That’s why podcasts are so appealing. They give you access to a huge library of information from people who have spent years accumulating knowledge and making the same decisions you’re facing right now. Here … [read more]

Understanding Oregon Rental Laws

Each state has its own laws governing landlord-tenant disputes and relations. In addition, there are federal laws and municipal laws that apply in specific cities or counties. Here we will cover those laws in detail and outline the rights of both tenants and landlords as well as their obligations. > Anti-Discrimination Laws > How Landlords can Avoid … [read more]

4 ways to help your new tenants on move-in day

The job of building a relationship with a tenant begins the first day you show them around. When a renter is choosing a new place to live, how they feel about a potential landlord can count for a lot. It counts for even more when it comes time for tenants to decide whether to stay … [read more]

Understanding Texas Rental Laws

Rent laws are controlled at both the state and federal level. The majority of those laws, however, are governed by the state. For that reason, there is a wide variance between how disputes between tenants and landlords are handled from one state to the next. For those who move around a lot due to work … [read more]

Why all landlords should be using digital applications

If you’re a landlord who has to vet the people you’re going to rent your property to, there’s a tool you should undoubtedly be taking advantage of: technology. There are tons of tech solutions out there that make the process of screening potential tenants and renting to them easier. One of those tools is the online, digital … [read more]

Getting a Third-Party Perspective

We get it! We can tell you how awesome our products are, but nothing speaks more than the words of our customers. We have profiles on several different sites across the web that gather customer feedback. We encourage you to go take a look at their review and see what others have to say. Have … [read more]

How to manage rental deposits

First-time landlords have a lot to learn, not the least of which is how to manage rental deposits. Not following all laws concerning these deposits could land you on the losing side of a court dispute. Here are some general guidelines for handling rental deposits from collection to return: Collecting the Correct Type of Rental … [read more]

Understanding Nevada Rental Laws

Both the state and the federal government have passed laws governing landlord-tenant relations. Since rental arrangements are a common source of disputes, there is a need to standardize how these disputes are managed and set the guidelines, rights, and obligations of each party involved. The following article outlines Nevada state and federal laws concerning fair … [read more]

The pros and cons of furnished apartments

One of the most time-consuming elements of property management is making sure your building is in good working order. After all, your tenants are counting on you for a safe, comfortable home and you’re required by law to ensure the property meets certain standards. When you own the major appliances that your tenants rely on, … [read more]

How regulation is changing the short-term rental industry

Short-term rental property sales are trending right now, and we get a lot of questions from people wondering if they should list their rental investment on sites like Airbnb or if they should look into renting long-term. While there are pros and cons to both, new regulations in the short-term industry do make it slightly … [read more]