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The 4 Most Common Tenant Types in Philadelphia

The more experience you have as a Philadelphia landlord, the more you will realize there are all kinds of different tenants out there. And, in order to be a successful landlord, it is important that you tune into these different types so you can learn how to recognize red flags early on, how to keep […]

Guide to Roof Damage and Repair for Your Philly Rental Property

Did you know that the average roof repair cost is $716, with most property owners spending between $316 and $1,118? That’s a lot of money to spend on one property repair. And yet, having a sound roof on your Philly rental property is crucial to keeping your property, and tenants, safe and dry from the […]

5 Rental Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Property in Top Shape

Taking care of your Philadelphia rental home is just as important as caring for the home you actually live in. Yet, time and again, property owners either fall behind on general maintenance of their rental properties, or expect their tenants to handle everything – both of which are a bad idea. Keeping your investment property […]

How to Go Paperless With Managing Your Rental Property

Proper bookkeeping is crucial to the success of any landlord. And, as portfolios begin to build, one tenant turns into ten, and the amount of documents you must keep on hand for not only your rental properties, but those occupying them, continues to grow. The next thing you know, your need for a paperless solution […]

What to Do If Your Tenant Files for Bankruptcy

The thought of your Philadelphia tenant filing for bankruptcy no doubt brings to mind some very serious situations that you do not want to deal with. For example, if you have a tenant in your property that is claiming bankruptcy, how can you expect them to pay you rent each month? Worse, perhaps they have […]

How Important Are Move-In Inspections in Baltimore County?

No matter how thoroughly you screen your Dundalk tenants, having your property management company follow a strict move-in process is a must. In fact, the success of your rental property business relies on a comprehensive move-in, successful rent collection, correct handling of maintenance issues, and proper eviction processes. In order to avoid unnecessary disputes both […]

5 Business Skills You Need as a Landlord

Many Americans have the dream of starting their own business. In fact, freedom from the corporate world, being your own boss, and making a lot of money, are the thoughts that dominate your mind when you’re feeling that entrepreneurial spirit. But running a business is a lot of work. Launching a rental property business and […]

5 Mistakes You Could Be Making With Your Lease Agreement

Becoming a successful investment property owner in Chevy Chase, MD takes a lot of real estate expertise. You must be familiar with how to: Finance and purchase rental properties Place high quality tenants and collect timely rent payments Maintain and repair your property whenever an issue arises Keep your tenants satisfied so they will want […]

7 Ways to Prevent Mold in Your Rental Property

There is no way to avoid the fact that mold spores are floating around your Montgomery County rental property at any given moment.  It’s natural for mold spores, among many other contaminants, to be present in the air we breathe. However, when the humid Maryland weather hits and the climate begins to dampen, these mold […]

Should You Allow a Cosigner For Your Tenant?

It’s tough enough to draft a legally compliant lease agreement for your Philadelphia tenant, but adding a cosigner policy takes things to another level of complexity.  Along with that comes the question of why your tenant needs a cosigner in the first place. But is it really a big deal to allow your tenant to […]