Metro Rents Declining Across Most of the US

Rent growth is defined as the percentage of change in rents from one market to the next. If you rent, you probably know at...

6 Tips to Turn Your Rental Home into A Productive Home...

With many businesses offering flex work to their team members who have “work from anywhere” responsibilities, the home office space has replaced the traditional...

Median Gross Rent in The United States

The American Community Survey put together a median gross rent survey. Our friends at GraphicIQ collected this data and made it easily digestible with the...

How to Collect Rent On Time – 5 Tips

Like with any business, cash is king. If your vendors and customers are not paying you on time or at all, your business will...

The Future and Promise of AI

Frank Chen, of a16z, has put together a fantastic presentation on the future of AI and how it will make everything cheaper. Similar to...

Technology & Real Estate – 4 Things…

What role does new technology play in real estate?  Well, given that just in the brokerage and management space, the market generated over $200...

Millennials Coming Off the Sidelines – Becoming Homebuyers?

A lot has been made of the data that speaks to how Millennials prefer to rent, which has helped fuel the rental market as...

US Rent Growth Slowest Since 2011

Although national average rent was up slightly for the month of April, up 2% YoY, it was the smallest growth seen since April 2011,...

Can You Record A Conversation with Your Tenant? Comfort Animals and...

In this week's transcribed podcast, attorney Dennis Block and Co-Host Zachary Lawrence of Parkside Property Management, discuss the law involving Landlord Tenant issues. Below is...

Financing Investment Properties – 5 Things to Know

Financing for investment properties is quite a bit different than when comparing loan options, rates and guidelines to that of purchasing your own home....

Landlords Beware – The 5 Biggest Cyber Threats

For those who are self managing their own rental properties, the thought of a cyber attack may rarely cross their mind.  After all, there...

Should Real Estate Investors Use AirBnB?

As a real estate investor you may be asking yourself the question, “Should my investment property be utilized as a long term rental, or...

Smart Homes and Integrations Within the Rental Industry

There is a lot of dialogue about what type of impact the smart home/Internet of Things (IoT) movement may have on the rental housing...

Free Basic Rental Agreement in Word

If you are looking for a basic rental agreement in a Word document there are many to choose from. Most states vary by rental...

BiggerPockets Podcast – Student Rentals, Multifamily, & the Silent Cash Flow...

BiggerPockets has seen some extraordinary growth over the last few years. They have the #1 real estate investing podcast and recently did their 224th...

How to Design Real Estate Flyers Like a Pro for Free

In the past, developing a real estate flyer that you can send to potential residents or clients was always time consuming and expensive. With new...

The First Time Landlord Checklist

If you are looking at becoming a first time landlord or you are forced to become a landlord because you can't sell your house,...

The Top 4 Landlord Mistakes

You have decided to self manage your rental properties, or have been doing so for quite some time.  Saving on management fees can certainly...

Top 10 Tax Deductions for Landlords

Being a landlord is one of the best wealth creation strategies ever. Not only because of the passive cash flow it can generate, but also...

New Credit Scoring System Entering the Market

Coming this Fall, there are going to be some changes in how credit scores are evaluated which is important to know if you are...