Screening Prospective Tenants in 3 Easy Steps

Screening Prospective Tenants in 3 Easy Steps

Finding (and keeping) good quality tenants can be the lifeblood of any rental property business. So, when the time comes to fill a vacancy, it is essential that you choose the prospective tenant(s) that are likely to pay their rent on time and keep your investment in...
Creating an Effective Listing for Your Rental Property

Creating an Effective Listing for Your Rental Property

Regardless of whether you own just one rental property, or multiple units, the key to profiting is to ensure that your investment(s) is / are filled with good-paying tenants who will take good care of the property. The first step in accomplishing this is to create an...
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...