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Use an application scoring sheet to determine whether or not to approve tenants

Use an application scoring sheet to determine whether or not to approve tenants

Screening tenants is the most critical aspect of managing properties. Good tenants will save you loads of time and money and take better care of your property. It is always worth a little extra vacancy time to have a good tenant, rather than accepting a poor tenant to fill a property. Fair housing dictates that […]

Is your rental property sitting vacant too long? Try this!

Is your rental property sitting vacant too long

If you’ve ever had a rental property sit for a long time, you know how expensive it can be! Vacancy costs are one of the highest expenses that affect landlords… Needless to say, getting your property filled should be a top priority. In this video we talk about a system we use to evaluate vacant […]

Where to find good property management process forms

Where to find good property management process forms

Good property management process forms are critical to managing properties! It doesn’t matter if you are managing thousands of units… Or just a single home. Good forms and checklists are a must. Good property management forms will help you: Keep track of important items and documents Treat tenants fairly With efficient turnovers Follow fair housing […]

Where to find good state specific lease and eviction forms

Where to find good state specific lease and eviction forms

Good reliable forms are a necessity if you are in the property management business. It’s a bad idea to wait until you need a particular form to start searching for one. In this video we’ll show you where you can get good state specific legal forms: Rental/Lease Agreement Lease Amendment Offer to Lease Rental Application […]

Is it better to repair or replace appliances in rental properties?

Is it better to repair or replace appliances in rental properties

Appliance repair can be one of the most frustrating part of maintaining rental properties. In most markets at least some of the major appliances are typically provided and maintained by the landlord. These items are expensive to both repair and replace… In the video below we discuss this issue and talk about what we usually […]

Should I let tenants take care of maintenance issues themselves?

Should I let tenants take care of maintenance issues themselves

Has a tenant ever asked you if they could take care of a maintenance issue themselves? If not, it will happen sooner or later. Usually they ask in exchange for a rental discount to compensate… In this video we talk about how to handle these requests, and also offer some tips on enforcing service calls. […]