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What Are Rental Agent Fees And Are They Worth It? (Landlord Guide)

Navigating the rental market alone can be overwhelming. If you’re a landlord seeking tenants for your rental properties, you might consider working with a rental agent to help you advertise, find great tenants, and close the deal. Many landlords benefit from working with professional realtors. However, many also shy away from working with realtors due…Read More

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What Can A Landlord Look At During A Rental Inspection? (FAQs)

Updated November 2023 The successful management of a rental property is rooted in meticulous attention to detail, with rental inspections playing a pivotal role. Not only do they safeguard the integrity and value of your property, but they also reinforce your dedication to providing a safe and welcoming environment for your tenants. From move-in checklists…Read More

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Parking At Rental Properties: Landlord’s Guide

Updated November 2023 Parking is more than just an amenity; it’s a crucial factor that can elevate a rental property’s appeal and profitability. Landlords like you know that good parking facilities can drive up rental rates. However, you’re also aware of the headaches caused by parking-related disputes between tenants and landlords and among neighbors sharing…Read More

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Landlord Tools: Real Estate Software For Managing Commercial Properties

If you’re managing commercial property, whether office spaces, retail units, or multi-family units, you probably have multiple properties, multiple tenants, and a huge pile of paperwork to track. It can feel overwhelming. Effective real estate management software designed for commercial properties can be a game changer when it comes to streamlining, optimizing, and growing your…Read More

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What Does IRR Mean In Real Estate And Why Does It Matter?

As a landlord involved in rental property investment, you’ve probably heard the term IRR tossed around. IRR, or internal rate of return, is more than just a buzzword, though—it’s a key that unlocks the true potential of your real estate ventures. Few metrics give as much insight as the IRR. It’s more than just a…Read More

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How To Use AI For Your Rental Business

As a landlord, you know how much you have to juggle to manage your rental property. You deal with marketing, screening, leasing, maintenance, accounting, and more. And you have to do it all while keeping your tenants happy and vacancy rates low. Enter the power of artificial intelligence (AI). AI isn’t just a buzzword or…Read More

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What Happens If A Tenant Breaks Their Lease Before Moving In?

Updated September 2023 You’ve recently gone through the lengthy process of finding and screening a new tenant for your rental property. Both parties have signed the lease. But then the tenant suddenly contacts you to let you know about their change of plans and that they no longer intend to move in. As a landlord,…Read More

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Fair Housing Testing: What Landlords Need To Know

As a landlord, have you ever received a Fair Housing complaint or been contacted by a Fair Housing tester? If so, you know the anxiety and confusion that can cause. And if this is the first time this has happened, you may also be wondering what Fair Housing testing is and how it can affect…Read More

How To Rent To Corporate Housing Tenants (Landlord Guide)

Expanding your property portfolio to include specialized properties can bring in big profits. Corporate housing is one of the most profitable types of rentals to manage, but it’s not the right market for everyone. The stress of renting out fully furnished (and frequently turned over) apartments seems impossible to some landlords. Without the right tools,…Read More

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Landlord Forms: 30-Day Notice To Tenant Sample Template

Updated May 2023 One of the most challenging experiences for many landlords is terminating a lease with a tenant. While finding good tenants can feel like a struggle, lease terminations can be a minefield! Getting the very first steps in the process right, starting with your 30-day notice to vacate letter, can protect your legal…Read More