3 Benefits of Screening Tenants

Question, if a potential tenant does not want you to screen them but says they will pay 6 months up front, would you do...

Know Thy Neighborhood – 3 Tips for Marketing a Rental Property

When it comes to marketing a rental property online, most landlords and property managers do a good job of making sure the important information...

Dissecting a Rental Scam Email

There are commonalities with all rental scam emails. Below are some tips when dissecting a rental scam email. Does the email start out with...

Rental Near Me Related Keywords up 130% YoY

If you are doing rental site SEO, you may want to add content that is relevant to those renters that are searching for rental...

Share of Gross Rent in Household Income at Dangerous Levels

Historically, the right amount of rent a person should pay on a monthly basis should be no more than 30% of their gross income....

How to Get Started with SEM for Your Rentals

Where should you begin when first thinking about SEM for your rental business? First, we assume you already have a professionally designed website that...

Leveraging Public Data for Screening Tenants

Utilizing public data can be a nice compliment to your current tenant screening methods. While it is not advisable in any capacity to solely...

Beware of the “Pacific Heights” Effect

In our opinion, there are many worst case scenarios when landlords don’t screen or properly screen their rental applicants. One of these possible scenarios...

Screening Tenants – The Process

Every state is going to have different criteria surrounding anti-discrimination laws so you should be familiar with and abide by the guidelines in each...

What is Tenant Screening?

Whether you are an active real estate investor with 1 or more rental properties or an accidental landlord forced to rent out your home,...

The Future of Self-Showings

In the near future, potential renters will be able to view any available rental from the comfort of anywhere. Once they find the perfect...