Florida Landlords and the Fair Housing Laws

Florida Landlords and the Fair Housing Laws

Being a landlord can come with a long list of responsibilities. These include abiding by the state and federal fair housing laws. For instance, the U.S. Fair Housing Act is a federal law that prohibits discrimination in home rentals (as well as home sales and...
The Pros and Cons of Offering Furnished Rental Property

The Pros and Cons of Offering Furnished Rental Property

As a rental property owner, you want to ensure that you are attracting the best tenants who are both willing and able to pay a fair rent, and ideally who will also keep your investment in good shape while residing there.  In attracting tenants, you may have considered...
Rental Property With More

Rental Property With More

For some tenants, simply finding temporary (or even longer-term) housing at a reasonable monthly rent rate is the goal – and, as long as the space and other amenities are suitable, all will work out fine. But in some cases, tenants may want more – in terms...
Tips for Finding Your Ideal Tenants in Orlando

Tips for Finding Your Ideal Tenants in Orlando

Most investment property owners know that without good tenants, you not only run the risk of lost income, but also the possibility of having to make numerous (and costly) repairs, as well as the stark reality of having to perform an eviction. So, in order to keep your...
The Best Type of Rental Real Estate to Own

The Best Type of Rental Real Estate to Own

Although investing in real estate can be a fun endeavor, it is not without a lot of work. And, while you may want to provide living accommodations for those who need it, the reality is that most investors’ number one goal is profitability. So, with that in mind,...
Top 3 Details to Include in Your Rental Property Ads

Top 3 Details to Include in Your Rental Property Ads

If you own rental property in Orlando or the surrounding Central Florida area, then you know that you can be up against some pretty steep competition when you are marketing these units for new tenants. With the Sunshine State being one of the top rental markets in the...