Tag - landlords

Why You Should Get Going with Corporate Rentals

Landlords have always had the ability to woo business travelers to their rentals. But now that online travel agencies such as Airbnb, HomeAway, and TripAdvisor have gone mainstream, it’s easier than ever! Let’s define a corporate rental as a dwelling that’s lease directly to a company or a business traveler who has a housing allowance. If a company is paying for the...

Weekly Roundup News

Your weekly news & updates Here is this week's "Weekly Roundup" from Real Estate Investing Today, the news & views site from the National Real Estate Investors Association. Visit our Website Despite Pleas from Landlords, Los Angeles Extends Ban on Evictions Los Angeles’ Channel 7 (KABC) is reporting that, despite pleas from frustrated landlords, the LA City Council voted 11-1 in late July to...

Common Mistakes to Avoid When Painting

By Pete Youngs Beginners and seasoned investors alike are prone to making mistakes. Most mistakes can be easily avoided by just listening to people talking at your local REIA group or in meet up sessions. Some mistakes are minor and have little impact on the end result of selling or renting your property while others can become nightmares. This will not be...

3 Months of Bank Statements

Bank statements [WI] Once I settle on a candidate to rent one of my properties, I require 3 months of bank statements. I've found it to be one of the best predictors of successfully paying rent. Do any of you do this and what are your thoughts. Bank statements [MI] My ideal tenants are two adults in their mid 20s to...

Pay Yourself!

A landlord shares something he neglected to do when he first started out, which he encourages all landlords to do: "One thing I neglected to do during my early investing years was figure out what my time was worth. I started this game like many small time ma and pa investors: I did everything except stuff I wasn't licensed to do...

Breaking Down $1 of Rent in 2022

By Brad Beckett There is a lot of misinformation out there about landlords and profit margins from their investments. Today’s infographic from the National Apartment Association rightly calls supposedly large profit margins a “misconception” which is why they chose to explain where $1 of rent really goes. Indeed……Stay safe & have a Happy Friday!!

Wow Fees!

[IN] If you are not yet aware some big hedge fund billionaires are buying up rental houses. Two are working my small town. This is changing the face of renting houses. One has over 35,000 homes nationwide. The other has thousands and is buying 1000 each week. They want to buy my entire portfolio. He said they have “billion$$$”. They are spreading out from...