How To Hire A Property Management Company (Podcast #413)

We’re diving deep into the world on property management on this podcast! Community Manager and RentPrep For Landlords podcast host, Andrew Schultz, explores the topic of property management and what exactly that entails. From start a management business to hiring one, check out these top tips from a property manager himself. Find out if your…Read More

Interview With DoorLoop’s David Bitton (Podcast #412)

RentPrep Community Manager, Andrew Schultz, chats with Co-Founder & CMO, David Bitton, of DoorLoop about how landlords can market themselves to find new tenants. We’ll even touch on the possibility of creating a website for your investment properties to find better tenants and gain more visibility. Plus, find out how Bitton started in the industry…Read More

How To Build Business Credit For Your Real Estate Venture

If you want to take out loans and find lines of credit for your real estate business, your business needs to be considered creditworthy. A strong business credit score will make you look more attractive to banks offering loans and mortgages and more viable to other businesses that you might want to work with. But…Read More

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Is Section 8 Good For Landlords? A Simple Benefits Guide

Updated July 2023 Sometimes, you’ll meet a potential tenant that you really like, but they just can’t afford the rent at your property so you have to let their application pass by. In the right situation, however, tenants that have hit hard times will have a Section 8 housing voucher they can use to rent…Read More

How To Use Rental Key Lock Boxes: Short-Term Rental Guide

Changing the entire lock on a short-term rental property every time tenants come and go would be prohibitively expensive for landlords. That’s why using a rent lock box for short-term rentals has become so popular. With the rise of short-term rentals for business and leisure travel, many landlords work to manage a variety of properties…Read More

What Is A Joint Venture In Real Estate? (Investment Guide)

As capable as you are, some investment projects are too large, too risky, or too far out of your wheelhouse to get involved with on your own. That’s where joint ventures in real estate investing come in. Joint ventures bring together multiple investors, project managers, landlords, and other parties to work together to manage a…Read More

Financing For Investment Real Estate: A How-To Guide

Whether you’re new to the business or haven’t yet needed investment loans, learning how to get loans for real estate investment properties is crucial to success. Without loans, your business may not have the capital to expand, renovate, and nurture properties into profitable investments. What are the biggest challenges while securing real estate investment loans,…Read More

What Is Industrial Real Estate? Exploring These Properties

Industry, industrialization, industrial strength: these words share a common root and meaning. How does industrial real estate fit into this profile? Industrial real estate is a common investment option for investors, especially in transportation hubs worldwide. Are you missing out on opportunities for future growth and big profits by staying away from industrial real estate?…Read More

Interview With Katie Brosch (Podcast #403)

In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats with Katie Brosch of RentPrep about tenant credit reports. In this specific episode, Katie teaches us how to read a tenant’s credit report from beginning to end. If you’re a landlord who has ever felt lost when reading a credit report,…Read More

How To Prepare Your Home For Airbnb Guests

Remote work has become increasingly popular over the years since the COVID-19 pandemic. With the ability to work from anywhere, remote workers are taking advantage and traveling for extended periods, working from new destinations. This growing interest in traveling while you work means that people will need places to stay, preferably somewhere that’s furnished and…Read More