Wear & Tear Checklist for Rental

Wear And Tear Checklist For Landlords

Most successful landlords understand the importance of a move-out checklist. It’s the document that requires both landlord and tenant to go through the rental property a week or so before the tenant moves out. Landlords prepping a unit for turnover might think that the condition of the property is good enough or they are so familiar with the…Read More

Illegal Rental Application Questions

12 Illegal Questions To Ask Rental Applicants

As a landlord, you want to find the perfect tenant, but also want to make sure not to ask illegal rental application questions. With that, that means carefully screening applicants and getting to know them as best you can. But, there are questions that landlords cannot ask an interested renter. Part of the process of…Read More

Do Landlords Supply Rental Appliances?

Do Landlords Have To Provide Rental Appliances?

Landlords are required by law to behave a certain way, such as providing notice before entering and delivering written notices for lease violations. They are also required to provide their tenants with a number of things when renting out a property, such as working electricity and plumbing systems. When it comes to appliances, however, many landlords…Read More


RentPrep Makes Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

We’re excited to announce we’ve made the 2020 Inc. 5000 list of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America with a ranking of #2609. This is RentPrep’s first time being honored! As you may or may not know, RentPrep provides the most comprehensive tenant screening using human intelligence to help landlords identify the best possible tenant….Read More


Is Accepting Late Rent During The Eviction Process OK?

Updated July 2020 Collecting late rent can be one of the most frustrating parts about being a landlord. After all, collecting money for the use of your rental property is the primary reason you got into real estate investing. When tenants force landlords to start the eviction process, it can seem as if getting any…Read More

Best flooring for rental property

Best Flooring For Rental Property (updated for 2019)

When trying to decide on the best flooring for rental property there are three main factors to consider. Price Durability Design The best flooring for rental property is also going to be determined by the room. We will focus on two main ares in this guide: Kitchen & Bath Living room/Bedrooms Different flooring is best…Read More

Is Tree Trimming the Landlord's or Tenant's Responsibility?

Tree Trimming at Your Rental Property (landlord or tenant?)

Tree trimming is an active maintenance program that removes branches from a tree. It can be done as a preventative measure to keep branches from damaging structures or overhead lines, or it can be done as a pruning technique to keep the tree healthy. Trees next to a home can add beauty and shade, but…Read More

Does Everyone Living in an Apartment Have to Be on the Lease?

Does Everyone Living in an Apartment Have to Be on the Lease?

Updated September 2021 “Does everyone living in an apartment have to be on the lease?” is a question that is asked every so often. The answer is, it depends. Is everyone over 18, are they a minor, what does the lease say? Lease signing can get confusing with the different variables including age, state laws,…Read More

Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Forms for Landlords

Lead Based Paint Disclosure Form

If your rental property was built before 1978, there could be a toxic substance in the walls, doors and window sills. This toxic substance is lead-based paint and it is a serious problem for you and your tenants. If you are a new landlord or an experienced landlord who isn’t too familiar with lead-based paint…Read More

omaha tenant screening services

Tenant Screening Omaha

Nestled on the banks of the Missouri River, Omaha is a vibrant economic center for Nebraska and the Midwest. For landlords that own rental properties in Omaha, things are looking up as properties are in high demand lately. Every landlord that owns or manages rental property here will be able to find the best tenants when they learn all…Read More