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Tenant Background Checks: Why They Are So Important

  • Friday, February 9, 2018
  Tenant Screening   

When it comes to being a rental property owner and landlord, tenant background checks are a must. Novice property owners will often rent to friends or acquaintances without a background check only to find the new tenants default on rent or destroy the property.

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Michigan Rental Property: Understanding Tenant Screening Laws

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018
  Michigan   Tenant Screening   

The term tenant screening is used in the rental property industry as the way in which tenants are reviewed for occupancy within a property. Tenant screening is essential for landlords to find the right individual to rent their property.

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Myrtle Beach Investment Properties: What To Consider When Purchasing a Vacation Rental

  • Monday, February 5, 2018
  South Carolina   Vacation Rentals   

Myrtle Beach is a top vacation destination in South Carolina, offering a 60 mile stretch of beaches. From golf courses and arcades to restaurant dining and shopping, this vacation resort area offers a prime opportunity for investors to find vacation rental properties.

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Landlords Now Have New Rental Inspection Requirement in Iowa Cities

  • Friday, February 2, 2018
  Iowa   

In the US, there are certain regulations that must be followed when investing in a property and renting it to another individual. In the state of Iowa, the rental inspection requirement of landlords changed in 2017 within several cities, with different requirements now needed.

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Tenant Screening: Why It’s Important

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018
  Alabama   

Whether you are a first-time rental property owner or have been in the industry for several years, one aspect that is ever-lasting is tenant screening. The term tenant screening is used to describe a review process for potential tenants.

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Removing Snow and Ice Hazards from Rental Properties

  • Monday, January 29, 2018
  Massachusetts   

Late last year and into 2018, the United States has seen a significant amount of snowfall. In states such as Massachusetts, rental property owners are liable when it comes to removing snow from the driveway as well as walkways.

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Jackson, MS, Real Estate Firm Settles Housing Discrimination Complaint

  • Saturday, January 27, 2018
  Mississippi   

The Federal Fair Housing Act protects renters and homebuyers from discrimination related to race, color, religion, sex, national original, disability, and familial status. Landlords and real estate agents must adhere to the act’s guidelines when selling, renting, and showing properties to potential tenants or buyers. The act ensures that everyone gets a fair shake when buying or renting real estate.

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Two Top Florida Cities for Rental Property Investment

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018
  Florida   

When it comes to rental property investments, one state that often comes to mind is Florida. Known as a top vacation destination state, Florida provides investors with ample opportunity to purchase vacation rental homes, condos and other property to generate income.

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2017 California Wildfires Can Impact the State’s Real Estate Market

  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018
  California   

Those looking to invest in California may be worried about wildfires. Read below on how they've impacted the market.

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Boston’s Real Estate Market is the 7th Most Expensive in North America

  • Wednesday, December 20, 2017
  Massachusetts   

Boston’s real estate market has a long history of high prices. In fact, it’s not uncommon for people to avoid real estate in Boston because of the costs associated with it. Just how unaffordable it is might come as a surprise, though. Boston is the seventh-most expensive real estate market in North America, according to the International Housing Affordably Study.

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