Lacking Security: What to Do if Your Landlord Wrongly Keeps Your...

It happens time and time again and is something that renters almost expect as a loss: landlords keeping the security deposit when...

Finding a Subletter: How to Do It in 5 Easy Steps

You have a lease to your apartment, but you need to move. You have the option of ending the contract or finding...

Five-Star Manager: How To Hire A Property Manager You Won’t Want...

Renting property can be a lucrative business, but your results are only as good as the property manager you choose.

Know Your Rights: Is Your Landlord Trespassing?

Most lease contracts state that a landlord has a 'visitation right.' This is the opposite of the tenant's right to privacy. 

Landlords 101: Tips For Successfully Owning Your First Rental Property

When looking to diversify your income, you may want to consider investing in property. Owning real estate can be extremely profitable. The...

Must Haves In Your Vacation Rental Agreement

The vacation rental industry has gone into overdrive in recent years reaching $100 billion in value. More and more people are turning away...

Screening Foreign-born Or International Applicants: A Complete Guide

Approximately 36% of Americans are renters, with 20% of them being foreign-born. Landlords spend a great deal of their time...

How to Evict a Tenant: What You Need to Know

A tenant gets evicted every four minutes in the United States. Unfortunately, the tenant you hoped would be perfect can sometimes cause you stress,...

Understanding Landlord Harassment: What You Need to Know

While the majority of Americans today own their homes, nearly 37% of US households rent their place of residence. As more people...

How To Get Your Landlord’s Consent To Sublease

"Ah, I'm so excited!" Setting the phone down, smiling from ear to ear, Bree just got the best kind...

Protect Yourself: Benefits of Renters Insurance

Do you want renters insurance? No, you need renters insurance. If you're a tenant, you better have renters insurance....

The Right Way to Handle a Rent Increase

The residential rental market in the U.S is booming. According to research, rental prices are soaring by between 10 and 15 percent in many...

Who Do You Call When Your Landlord Will Not Fix Things?

When you think about home, you probably think about a two-story house with a nice backyard. That's what the American Dream tells...

How Long Does the Eviction Process Take?

There are many great reasons to be a landlord. It's an investment that gives you a steady stream of income for a long period...

Why Do Apartments Raise Rent Every Year? A Tenant’s Guide

It’s a beautiful sunny morning in your downtown apartment. You pour yourself a cup of coffee and proceed to settle down on...

What Is the Proper Amount of Notice to Terminate Tenancy for...

According to the Census Bureau, 11.2 percent of people picked up and moved in 2016. For most people, the move is...

Free California Lease Agreement Tips

Are you thinking of buying or renting in California? If you answered 'yes', you’re smart. In fact, you’re very...

7 Things You Should Consider Before Investing in Real Estate

According to the Balance's small business section, Memphis and Houston are two of the top locations to own property. Is that all the information you...

Podcast Protocol: How to Interview Someone for a Real Estate Podcast

The popularity of podcasts has grown significantly in the last couple of years. More and more real estate agents, investors and property managers are...

The Step by Step Guide to Buying a Multifamily Home

In 2017, 5.51 million homes were sold, making real estate a great investment. Multifamily homes are part of real estate that are becoming a popular investment, and...