Category Archives: Landlord Advice

Advice based on our past experience as being landlords get put in this category.

How to be a landlord: How to get tenants

In this post I’ll be covering a step by step guide on how to get tenants. This is the second post in our 5 part series on “How to be a Landlord”. Advertising to tenants One of the most important tasks … Continue reading

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How to be a Landlord: Getting Ready

Welcome to our “How to be a Landlord” primer.  This is the first of a 5 part series that will walk you through the basics of how to be a landlord.  Each post can be read independently but they do … Continue reading

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Rental Property Maintenance Schedule

Why is scheduling regular rental property maintenance and using a template is a good idea. New landlords ask me all the time how to go about getting in to perform regular maintenance on their homes while the tenants are living … Continue reading

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Geico Renters Insurance is our favorite!

Assuming you are reading this post because you’re considering getting Geico renters insurance you can give yourself a big hi-5 (or really any renters insurance at all)!  You’re making a great decision as a renter to protect yourself.  We can … Continue reading

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Landlords Insurance coverage is your friend!

Landlords – Insurance Covers some of the following liabilities discussed in this post. We also talk about why you would want to purchase Landlord’s Insurance Coverage in this post. Continue reading

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Landlord Liability Checklist

In today’s world it’s important to think about your liability as a landlord. In this post we describe some of the things to think about as a landlord with respect to liability issues that could come up. We also offer a checklist of things to think about that you can download and keep with your rental property materials for each new rental property to you start to lease out. Continue reading

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Rental Lease Addenda – 31 Important Items to include

The rental lease addenda is a very, very important form for landlords.  This form spells out in plain english all the key things that we’ve learned over the years that our renters really need to be informed about.  This document … Continue reading

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