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Tenant Tracking And How It Helps Landlords (RentPrep Guide)

A big part of finding success in the rental industry is keeping organized. Believe it or not, it’s not always about having the best rentals in the area but about being able to keep your business running smoothly. Time and other investments are quickly lost when you don’t have things in order. Sometimes, you need…Read More

Landlord Guide: Can A Landlord Install Security Cameras On Rental Property? [2022]

Updated July 22, 2022 Security systems have grown in popularity over the past few years. In fact, according to the 2022 State of Safety report, 62% of Americans use at least one type of security system to protect their homes. With security cameras becoming more affordable for consumers and available everywhere, the low-cost investment compared…Read More

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How To Calculate NOI: Landlord Guide By RentPrep

Whether you’re expanding your rental business or deciding which properties should be your focus moving forward, knowing how to calculate the income-producing value of your properties is essential. Landlords often use NOI calculations to help with these complex decisions. Are you familiar with NOI and the value of a good NOI calculator? NOI, also known…Read More

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All About Common Tenant Scams Targeting Landlords

Most people think of shady landlord tactics whenever they hear the phrase “rental scams.” However, there are many different tenant scams that individuals try to use on landlords in order to live in a property for free, steal money, or otherwise take advantage of a landlord’s business. What do you know about rental scams targeting…Read More

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What Is Rental Arbitrage? What Landlords Need To Know

New terms enter the industry every few years, and you may start to feel like you’re falling behind. That’s how many landlords think when they hear discussions about rental arbitrage. What is rental arbitrage, and should you be making use of it? Rental arbitrage is a term that emerged to talk about renting leased spaces…Read More

What Is A Triple Net Lease? (Landlord Q&As)

It’s widely agreed upon in the rental industry that the bottom line of your success often relies on your lease. Ensuring that this document is clear, thorough, and legal further ensures that you can profit while protecting your assets. For commercial landlords, an NNN, or triple net, lease is often considered the best-case scenario depending…Read More

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Rental Documents Landlords Need: Example Rental Paperwork

Have you ever found yourself digging through piles of papers trying to find rental paperwork that you swore you kept? Landlord documents can be hard to keep track of, but having your documentation in line is key to being successful in the business. If you can’t find the hard copy of your lease agreement, you…Read More

Landlord Forms: 30-Day Notice To Tenant Sample Template

Updated June 2022 During your time as a landlord, it is inevitable that you will eventually need to terminate a lease you hold with one of your tenants. Whether you plan to renovate the property, do not want to rent on a monthly basis any longer, or the tenant has violated the lease terms, you…Read More

Lease Renewal Notices: Letters For Landlords And Tenants

Updated September 2021 When a lease ends, you have the right to decide whether or not you want to renew the lease with the tenant. Some states and cities may put restrictions on how you make this decision, but it is generally up to you to determine if renewing the lease, signing a new lease…Read More

Guide To Renting Out A Room In Your Home

Updated June 2022 Most people think of landlords and tenants living in separate spaces, but what about when you decide to rent out a room in your home? When you do this, you become a landlord just as surely as if you owned another building that you would be renting out completely. Still, the rules…Read More