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Ensuring Tenant Privacy

As part of the rental application, a landlord needs to collect confidential data about a potential tenant in order to determine if they are suitable for the suite or home
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Basics of Accounting and Taxes Every Landlord Should Know

You’ve spent hours researching how to set up a property for rent, the administrative side of becoming a landlord, how to cultivate good tenants, and a dozen other things you
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A Quick Guide to Hiring an Attorney for Evictions

You’ve asked, begged, and pleaded for your tenants to pay their rent, get rid of the unauthorized pet, or stop disturbing the neighbors at midnight with uncontrolled parties. Being nice
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5 Home Repairs To Handle for Your Tenants

Your tenants have needs — including maintenance on the space that they rent from you. If you’re lucky, you have reliable contractors who are always available when your tenants need
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Essential Obligations of a Landlord

Landlords have certain essential obligations that they must meet if they are in a leasing agreement with a tenant. Most of these obligations are derived from the local landlord/tenant laws
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Fair Housing Legislation: A Primer

The Fair Housing Act was first adopted in 1968 and covers most housing in the United States. In 1988, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development increased its power to enforce
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