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Category Archives: Tips for New Landlords

10 Tax Deductions That Landlords Miss: A Guide for New Investors

10 Tax Deductions That Landlords Miss A Guide for New Investors

Tax time is a particularly stressful time for most people, especially rental investors. After all, landlords need to determine what they can write off without making mistakes on their legal tax documents. Unfortunately, deductions sometimes get missed, excluding some significant tax benefits. To avoid missing out on tax benefits, read along as we go over […]

How to Handle Breach of Quiet Enjoyment Complaints in Your Rental

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How many of us have ever had to deal with an incessantly noisy neighbor or other disruptive circumstances? It happens, and when it does, it creates a sometimes hostile but always unenjoyable experience. For landlords, handling complaints from tenants may bring up the phrase “covenant of quiet enjoyment.” Although it may sound obscure, this legal […]

How to Write the Perfect Tenant Welcome Letter for Your Rental

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Making the right first impression is essential for both tenants and landlords. Therefore, as a property owner, providing new residents with a Tenant Welcome Letter is crucial in the rental process. Welcome letters greet residents while also providing them with vital information and policies. The move-in process can be a hectic and stressful time, so […]

Avoiding Landlord-Tenant Disputes: Top Tips for Property Owners

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Understanding how to professionally and calmly handle landlord-tenant conflicts is an essential part of the job. Although most people avoid confrontation, it may be your job as a landlord to settle an uncomfortable situation. So, let’s go over some ways to resolve landlord-tenant disputes if you are a property owner.  What Causes Landlord-Tenant Disputes? Many […]

The Worst States for Landlords Across the United States

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One of the biggest decisions that landlords make is where to invest in rental property. Along with researching the local markets, it is important to realize that some states tend to favor landlords. Historically, Northern states benefit renters while Southern states tend to side with property owners. That said, owners must consider several factors such […]

Rental Property Maintenance Winter Checklist for Landlords

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The trees are bare and cold weather is setting in; winter is upon us. This is the time of year where late-night maintenance calls for frozen pipes, broken down heaters, and tenants locked out in the snow add even more stress to landlords. If you do not want to have these emergencies unexpectedly arise, preventative […]

Real Estate Lingo and Acronyms Every Investor Should Know

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The real estate industry, like many others, seems to have its own language and lingo. Working knowledge of common real estate investment terms will help you absorb vital information quicker. It will aid you in communication with those already in the industry. So, join us below as we define some common real estate lingo and […]

Everything Landlords Need to Know About Section 8 in Virginia

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The Housing Choice Voucher Program sometimes referred to as “Section 8,” provides families and individuals an equal opportunity for a place to call home. However, many landlords are unfamiliar with the voucher process when it comes to rentals and how it works. So, join us below as we walk landlords through the requirements and steps […]

Top 10 Real Estate Podcasts for Beginner Investors and Landlords

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These days, you don’t have to look very far to find information on all things real estate. However, real estate investing offers several variables unique to each investor and property. That said, with so many options on how to be successful, how can new SFR investors find what’s best? Real estate podcasts are a great […]

How Can Investors Prevent Pest Problems in Rental Properties?

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Preventing Pest Problems in Rental Properties No landlord wants to deal with pest problems in their rental homes. However, preventing infestations and managing pest control are major parts of a landlord’s job. Pest problems that go ignored can worsen and create more extensive issues, including health complications.  As a landlord, it’s essential to set clear […]