Property Maintenance

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

If you own or manage several rental properties, chances are that maintenance issues are one of the biggest drains on your time and money. In order to keep your properties well-maintained and your tenants happy, it may be time to hire a full time or...

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

If you own or manage several rental properties, chances are that maintenance issues are one of the biggest drains on your time and money. In order to keep your properties well-maintained and your tenants happy, it may be time to hire a full time or part time... Read More
10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

In order to hire the best property manager for your rental portfolio you need to ask the right questions. In this article we will discuss the 10 questions to ask a property manager before hiring them. Our friend Andrew Schultz manages 120 doors...

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

In order to hire the best property manager for your rental portfolio you need to ask the right questions. In this article we will discuss the 10 questions to ask a property manager before hiring them. Our friend Andrew Schultz manages 120 doors here in the Buffalo,NY... Read More
Is Landlord Responsible for Water Damage?

Is Landlord Responsible for Water Damage?

The two most damaging things to a rental property are fire and water. When it comes to fire, there’s not much you’ll be able to do on your own when you get a tenant’s panicked phone call. Call emergency services right away. However, your quick...

Is Landlord Responsible for Water Damage?

Is Landlord Responsible for Water Damage?

The two most damaging things to a rental property are fire and water. When it comes to fire, there’s not much you’ll be able to do on your own when you get a tenant’s panicked phone call. Call emergency services right away. However, your quick action may minimize the... Read More
Renters Rights Air Conditioning

Renters Rights Air Conditioning

Nearly all states and cities in the U.S. have rules establishing a baseline of “habitability” for residential rental units. Typically, landlords are responsible for ensuring that the rented unit is fit for human beings to live in – a standard that...

Renters Rights Air Conditioning

Renters Rights Air Conditioning

Nearly all states and cities in the U.S. have rules establishing a baseline of “habitability” for residential rental units. Typically, landlords are responsible for ensuring that the rented unit is fit for human beings to live in – a standard that varies from place to... Read More
Water Line Insurance For Rental Property

Water Line Insurance For Rental Property

Every once in awhile I wonder if I should have water line insurance for a rental property. About 3 years ago I was living in my owner-occupied rental and and a few blocks away a friend had the water line burst at his rental. I asked Rich if he...

Water Line Insurance For Rental Property

Water Line Insurance For Rental Property

Every once in awhile I wonder if I should have water line insurance for a rental property. About 3 years ago I was living in my owner-occupied rental and and a few blocks away a friend had the water line burst at his rental. I asked Rich if he would share his story... Read More
Can tenants make copies of keys?

Can tenants make copies of keys?

Can tenants make copies of keys? It’s a tough question because as a landlord you may feel a little urked if a tenant is doing this. A similar question was asked to Avvo’s chief legal officer, Josh King in this webinar with Zillow. Have...

Can tenants make copies of keys?

Can tenants make copies of keys?

Can tenants make copies of keys? It’s a tough question because as a landlord you may feel a little urked if a tenant is doing this. A similar question was asked to Avvo’s chief legal officer, Josh King in this webinar with Zillow. Have a listen and read... Read More