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Quickly Access Tenant Contact Information – Feature Update

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct has added a useful new feature to improve ease of use: mouseover Tooltips for accessing contact information for your renters, owners, vendors, or managers. The new Tooltips feature in your software will streamline communication and make it easy to follow-up on late rent payments, upcoming lease expiration and other important notifications. What Does […]The post Quickly Access Tenant Contact Information – Feature Update appeared first on Rentec Direct.

How to Take Better Rental Listing Photos

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - It’s an old cliché, but everyone still loves to say it: “a picture is worth a thousand words” and trust us, when it comes to enticing potential tenants into making inquires, the old cliché rings a lot of truth. Including quality photos in your rental listings is no longer a courteous extra, it is necessary. […]The post How to Take Better Rental Listing Photos appeared first on Rentec Direct.

Renter’s Guide to Understanding HOAs

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - If you just moved into a rental property that belongs to an HOA you might be a little confused about your new responsibilities as an HOA renter. This guide will give you an overview of what HOAs do, how rules are enforced in the community, and what your landlord’s duties are when you rent an […]The post Renter’s Guide to Understanding HOAs appeared first on Rentec Direct.

How To Get a Personalized Business Email Address

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Email correspondence is the primary form of business communication with over 205 billion emails sent and received per day. To further standout as a professional in your industry, you can easily obtain a personal email that corresponds to your business and domain name. For example, info@rentecdirect.com looks more professional than rentecdirectinfo@gmail.com.  Also, a short email […]The post How To Get a Personalized Business Email Address appeared first on Rentec Direct.

What Is a Legal Eviction Process

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Irresponsible tenants are not only stressful to manage but they can put a serious dent in your cash flow.  Dealing with a bad tenant may cause a landlord to immediately assume he can move forward with an eviction. Evictions, however, must be handled delicately or you could be forced to allow the tenant to keep […]The post What Is a Legal Eviction Process appeared first on Rentec Direct.

How To Write An Awesome Website Homepage

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - With 72% of renters using the Internet to find their next apartment, every landlord and property management needs to have a well managed business website for their current and future residents. A professional online presence will connect your with your renters, help you acquire new clients, and establish your business in the community. This article […]The post How To Write An Awesome Website Homepage appeared first on Rentec Direct.

The Real Cost of Lying to Your Landlord

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Many of us have heard the parental admonishment “my house, my rules” at one time or another in our lives. As adults, it is a much more understandable concept to swallow than it may have been at 15-years-old. However, a good tenant remembers that while the home or apartment they are leasing is their living […]The post The Real Cost of Lying to Your Landlord appeared first on Rentec Direct.

New Owner Portal Reports – Feature Update

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct is excited to announce the new Reports page for the Owner Portal. Your owners can now access detailed reports directly from their Owner Portal on a new Reports page. The Reports page allows your property owners to view or save summaries of their property performance, vacancies and account activity. The Reports page is mobile […]The post New Owner Portal Reports – Feature Update appeared first on Rentec Direct.

Is Your Landlord Harassing You?

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Despite laws and guidance that promote positive landlord-tenant relationships, sometimes personalities get in the way of smart business practices (and common human decency) that create situations where a tenant feels threatened or harassed by their landlord.   What is landlord harassment? When a landlord or property manager willingly creates a situation where a tenant feels […]The post Is Your Landlord Harassing You? appeared first on Rentec Direct.

Simple Ways to Make Tenants Feel at Home

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - The landlord-tenant relationship is critical to successful property management, and like any relationship, a good one requires care to foster mutual respect. You want a tenant who is respectful of amenities and responsible with upkeeping tasks—changing the air filter, maintaining a pest-free living space, or making sure the water is running in winter. And a […]The post Simple Ways to Make Tenants Feel at Home appeared first on Rentec Direct.

10 Ways to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - If you don’t have an A/C unit, want to keep your electricity costs down, or simply don’t trust your property’s outdated cooling system to work efficiently, we’ve put together the top simple and affordable tips for keeping your house cool this summer. Switch your ceiling fans. Change your ceiling fan setting so the blades turn […]The post 10 Ways to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer appeared first on Rentec Direct.

15 Secrets Your Renters Do Not Want You To Know

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Unfortunately, the reality of a landlord-tenant relationship is that some renters think lying to their landlord is reasonable behavior in order to avoid eviction. Most of the time a landlord will be able to see through the lies and move on to the next tenant.  Other times, an honest landlord believes in the integrity of […]The post 15 Secrets Your Renters Do Not Want You To Know appeared first on Rentec Direct.