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Holiday Gift Guide for Renters – Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - In the spirit of the holiday season, many landlords find this the perfect time of year to send their renters a small token of appreciation.  As an added bonus, a survey from Endsleigh reveals that acts of kindness from landlords, including holiday gifts, result in increased length of tenancy. From a simple card to a new […]
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Hosting a Holiday Bash in a Small Rental

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Despite the many benefits of renting, too much space is often far from that list. If you’re in the mood for some holiday fun, don’t allow a small apartment to get in the way of celebrating the way you want. Creativity and a little pre-planning can go a long way to create a holiday atmosphere that’s […]
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Marketing Website for Landlords and Property Managers – Video

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct provides you with a fully customizable website for your business, complete with your own domain.  This gives your company a professional appearance on the web so new clients can find you easily and your existing clients can login to the tenant and owner portals. Free Marketing Website for Landlords and Property Managers from […]
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New Landlord Introduction Letter

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Congratulations! You just purchased a new investment property. And it even comes with rent paying tenants, so you can start collecting rental income right away! If you are self-managing your new property, it is a good idea to introduce yourself as the new owner/landlord. Not only is this a friendly step to take with your […]
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5 Tips to Fill Rental Vacancies Before the Holidays

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - As holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas draw close, it’s easy for potential applicants to get caught up in the festive spirit. Before your potential renters make their holiday plans (or find new homes among your competition), here are 5 tips to ramp up your community’s marketing and fill your vacancies before the holidays. Do Some […]
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Winterize Your Rental Property – Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Before the holiday season is in full swing and your weekends are full friends, family and food, take a some time to make sure your rental properties are ready for winter weather. Winter maintenance is an essential step of property management and one of the most important preventive tasks you can take to protect an […]
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Apartments.com Added to Rentec Direct’s Rental Listing Syndication Network

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct now offers the most extensive Rental Listing Syndication Network for property managers and landlords with the addition of Apartments.com to Rentec’s already rhobust syndication network. Filling a rental vacancy quickly with a qualified tenant is a vital part of rental management. You need to get your soon-to-be vacant, or currently vacant, property in […]
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The Elections and Rentals: Is Your City Voting for Rent Control

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Find out which cities are voting to change the rental market in their area on November 8th. On November 8th, five Bay Area cities will vote on new rent control proposals: Alameda, Burlingame, San Mateo, Mountain View and Richmond. Oakland voters will also consider strengthening the city’s existing rent control and eviction protections. Here’s a […]
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New Full Credit Report for Tenant Screening

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct now offers a New Full Credit Report for tenant screening and software clients. The New Full Credit Report from Rentec Direct provides a detailed view of an applicant’s credit history including FICO credit score, payment patterns and payment history, bankruptcies, liens and judgements, collection accounts, SSN validation and residence and employment information. The […]
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Tips for Hosting A Resident Friendsgiving

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - It’s no secret that hosting tenant activities builds community and sets the stage for excellent landlord-tenant relationships. Creating opportunities for tenants to meet in a relaxed environment is crucial. Fostering connections early will guarantee less neighbor drama down the road and reduce tenant turnover. From low-key events like ice cream socials to large parties, you […]
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E-File 1099-MISC Tax Documents Now Includes State Filing

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Property managers can meet their state’s tax requirements by using Rentec’s new 1099-MISC state e-filing features to automatically submit tax forms online.  New deadlines for 1099-MISC tax reporting means that you need to start getting your papers together now for the upcoming tax season. You must file a 1099-MISC form for anyone who was paid more than […]
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5 Mobile Rental Inspection Apps for Property Management

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Advancements in mobile software applications has made it easier for landlords and property managers to complete rental inspections. Mobile inspection apps allow users to click-through an inspection checklist on their phone, take photos that are automatically attached to an inspection report, and generate downloadable PDF reports to be shared and stored. Inspection apps deliver convenient ways for landlords and tenants […]
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Tales From the Crypt… I Mean the PM Office – Renter Horror Stories

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - These are real stories from real property managers and landlords across the country who wanted to shared the horrors of rental management in honor of Halloween.  These stories are shared anonymously and any names have been changed to protect the tellers and culprits of these management nightmares. Where’s Fluffy Had a tenant from a new […]
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The Lazy Man’s Way To Pay Rent: No Pants Needed

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - The dreaded rent due deadline looms every month, resulting in another chunk of your paycheck paying for those solid walls and protective roof that keeps you safe and sound each day. With the alternative resulting in certain eviction, paying rent takes 3 forms for most renters, each one less stressful than the last. Pay Rent […]
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