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The Importance of a Landlord Business Plan

According to Reuters, demand for rental property is remaining strong despite other challenges within the economy, which means that it continues to be attractive for individuals looking to invest. ... More


A Candid Look at the 4 Key Challenges That Landlords Face

The demand for rental property in the U.S. has been steadily growing since 2005, and this trend is set to continue, according to The Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University (JCHS). It... More


Is Your Landlord Insurance Worth the Monthly Premium?

Landlords, we know you have a great deal to contend with. Maintaining a property, paying the mortgage, keeping the tenant happy … these are just three items on a very long list. Most landlords... More


The 8 Steps to Success for New Landlords

In this post, we have identified the first 8 steps you should take as a landlord in order to ensure that purchasing your rental property is an investment success. Making the choice to purchase real... More


How to Uncover a Potential Real Estate Goldmine

Do you know how to spot a real estate opportunity? Can you spot a “time waster” property before you pay out for surveys? Initially, it can be more difficult than you might think. This... More


5 Reasons You Should Never Buy or Sell Without an Agent

Are you considering buying or selling real estate in the near future? Then you should seriously consider using the services of a real estate agent. You would be forgiven for thinking that buying... More


What I Wish I Knew Before Buying Rental Property

Investing in rental property is becoming increasingly popular across the United States. Not only is it a great way to grow your capital wealth, but it can also provide a source of passive income,... More


5 Things You Need to Know About Single vs Multi Family Rentals

If you are looking to build your rental investment portfolio, you will want to weigh your options on the kind of rental you will purchase next. Some landlords prefer single-family homes while others... More


10 Awesome Tips on Finding the Best Tenants

There will be a day when even the best tenant moves on from your rental property for one reason or another. When this happens, you'll want to make sure that you take the necessary precautions to... More


11 Tips On How to Deal With Tenants That Skip Out

It can be an uncomfortable moment when your tenant stops returning calls and emails.  It may be completely innocent. They may have gone on vacation, found themselves too busy to return your call... More


Top 10 Amazing Ways to Protect a Rental Investment

Protecting your rental property can take many forms. There are mistakes to be avoided, scams that you will want to stay clear of, the possibility of damage done to the property, etc etc... Your best... More


How to Make Investing in Real Estate Easier

You may be looking to buy your first rental property or just the newest one to add to your portfolio, but when it comes to sinking money into an investment you will want to make sure that you make the... More


How to Make the Most Out of Your Rental Options

Depending where your rental is located, you may have a difficult time snagging the best tenant when it comes time to put your property on the market for a new lease. Your rental may be in great shape... More


6 Common Real Estate Pitfalls to Avoid

Purchasing real estate is thought to be one of the wisest decisions when it comes to investment of money, and becoming a landlord is one way to ensure you are able to receive an ongoing income from... More


How Landlords Can Avoid Being Scammed by “Real Estate Gurus”

It seems as though every man and his dog have made the decision to become landlords in recent years. The promise of an escape from the dreaded debt trap, and a ticket to the life we all dream of... More


Why Real Estate Crowdfunding Should Be on Your To-Do List Today

So, you have made the decision you want to get into the real estate business, but not necessarily by becoming a landlord. It is no surprise that this is a popular choice when investing in property is... More


4 Fantastic Ideas to Landscape Your Rental Properties on a Budget

In many locations, the rental market is highly competitive with many people choosing to become landlords, investing in properties to rent. Of course, vacant properties don’t translate to income,... More


The Top 5 Mistakes to Be Aware Of

The choice to invest in rental property and become a landlord is a huge one. As with all investments, it comes with a number of risks, needing careful calculation. Mistakes can be extremely costly -... More


Your Complete Guide on How to Handle Late-Paying Tenants

Making the decision to become a landlord is a big one, calculating the risks involved in purchasing a property and balancing that with rental income requires a degree of trust that the rent will, in... More


How to Earn Money While You Sleep as a Landlord

For many millennials completing college, reality strikes with an ugly blow. After years of studying towards their dreams, the truth can be stark. Numerous people are left wondering what went wrong,... More