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Monthly Archives: October 2021

The Best Realtors for Investors in Northern Virginia

The Best Realtors for Investors in Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia has a lot to offer residents, from its rolling countryside to pristine suburbs in close proximity to the nation’s capital. This versatile location draws a variety of renters including young professionals, government contractors, families, and students. So, with an influx of people flocking to the area and a rebounding housing market – Northern […]

What are Rental Lease Addendums and How to Use Them

What are Rental Lease Addendums and How to Use Them

The rental agreement is the most critical document for landlords and tenants. That said, a lease involves many different clauses, addendums, and disclosures that each carries its own legal ramifications. In addition, essential components of a lease will vary based on location and the property’s specific needs. So, to thoroughly understand what these additions mean […]

Top 10 Real Estate Podcasts for Investors and Landlords

Top 10 Real Estate Podcasts for Investors and Landlords

Nowadays, one does not have to look very far to find information on all things real estate. However, real estate investing involves many variables that are unique to each investor and property. Moreover, with so many opinions on how to be successful, how can new investors find what is best? Real estate podcasts are a […]

What is the Current State of the Washington DC Housing Market?

A Landlord's Guide to the Washington DC Housing Market

Real estate markets across the country, including Washington DC, have seen drastic changes throughout the COVID pandemic. As housing prices soared out of reach, individuals turned to the rental market to fill the gap. As a result, some areas saw significant vacancy spikes after financially impacted renters fled the cities. However, Washington DC continues to […]

Understanding Rental Occupancy Standards and Limits

Is Now the Time to Buy in Washington DC?

Landlords must create various policies and guidelines to maintain a safe and habitable property for all tenants. This can include everything from inspections and maintenance to applicant screening and beyond. One crucial factor for landlords to establish in their properties is rental occupancy standards. For landlords, most processes rely heavily on black and white laws […]

Trick or Treat – Halloween Festivities and COVID Safety

Trick or Treat - Halloween Festivities and COVID Safety

Children young and old look forward to Halloween festivities every year. The candy, the costumes, and the crisp Fall weather draw crowds to both public events and neighborhood trick or treating. However, as COVID concerns continue, especially among young children, what can families do to be safe and still enjoy Halloween this year. Join us […]

No Smoking! – A Landlord’s Guide to Rental Smoking Policies

No Smoking! - A Landlord's Guide to Rental Smoking Policies

Tobacco, e-cigarettes, and now, recreational and medical marijuana are all things landlords need to address when adopting rental smoking policies in their investment properties. While keeping tenants happy is a priority, so is the health and well-being of other tenants as well as the property itself. That said, smokers are not protected under the Fair […]

Kitchen Upgrades that Add Value to Your Rental Property

Every renter has a list of things they would love to have in their next rental home. Sitting high on that list is a beautiful kitchen. Unlike other rooms on the property, there is a lot that can be done to personalize and customize a kitchen. Thus, this area can quickly change the whole style […]

Why is Renters Insurance Important to Tenants and Landlords?

Why is Renters Insurance Important to Tenants and Landlords?

Nowadays, most tenants and landlords have heard of renters insurance, but how many understand why it is vital to the industry? Renters insurance is easy to get, cost-effective, and integral to protecting a tenant’s personal property as well as against certain types of liability. More and more, landlords realize the benefits to both sides and […]

Understanding Business Interruption Insurance for Landlords

  Without a doubt, 2020 and 2021 have been a struggle for many landlords. The COVID pandemic caused disruptions in rent payments and evictions for non-paying tenants. Even though the government did step in to try and provide rent relief, many landlords are still left holding the bill, owed thousands in back rent. The pandemic […]