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Pros and Cons of Using For Rent Signs for Rental Marketing

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - When I entered the landlording business back in 2000, my rental marketing program consisted of the following: Place a For Rent sign in the yard Wait for calls If we were having trouble renting a particularly stubborn property, we would take out an ad in our local newspaper to help. But, mostly, we relied on signs […]
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2018 New Year’s Resolutions for Landlords and PMs

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - New Year’s Day may not be here yet, but it’s already time to step back and create your business and personal goals for the new year. If you’re in the market for some new year’s resolutions, here are some great tips to bring success in 2018. The new year is the perfect time to refocus […]
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6 Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate in the Internet Age

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Real estate is one of the few assets that will remain low-risk for decades to come. In fact, as the human population keeps snowballing into unsustainable figures, real estate will only be more scarce and in greater demand. As an investor, it’s easy to realize the upside to investing in real estate, especially in the […]
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Types of Property Management Licenses

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Residential property management requires a degree of professionalism and expertise acknowledged by state specific licensure that demonstrates a manager’s education, experience, trustworthiness, and understanding of the industry, as well as required business practices specific to property management. Most property managers are required to hold a property management license or a real estate broker’s license in […]
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Snow Removal Laws For My Rental Property

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - If you live in an area prone to snow fall, you need to become familiar with your local snow removal laws. Snow removal requirements from driveways, sidewalks and roads that border your private residence or home are typically enforced by state and local laws. Snow Removal Laws Typically, if you own a house (or business) […]
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See How Easy It Is To File 1099-MISC Tax Forms with Rentec Direct

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct and Nelco join forces to help property managers and landlords navigate 1099-MISC tax reporting. Rentec Direct gives you convenient solutions to complete tax forms related to your rental business, specifically completing and filing your 1099-MISC tax forms online. Rentec Direct property managers and landlords can access the 1099 Tax Assistant report that provides […]
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Should I Accept Rent Payments in Bitcoin?

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been in the news a lot lately. No wonder, being as Bitcoin has taken a stratospheric rise in value of over 2100% in the past year alone. To put that into perspective, if instead of putting a $25,000 down payment on a property, had you purchased Bitcoin a year ago […]
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How to Avoid Online Rental Listing Scams and Fraud

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - A tight rental market has resulted in fewer vacancies and more competition during the rental search process. Prospective tenants are finding they need to be ready with a complete rental application, qualifying credit scores, a clean rental history, money down, and the decision to sign the lease and move immediately! Competitive rental markets have made […]
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Should I add Property Management to my Real Estate Business?

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - At some point in every real estate broker’s career – and probably more than once – they will be asked, “have you ever considered going into property management?”. If your initial reaction to this question as a real estate professional is “No way, no how!” then let’s take a realistic look at how property management […]
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1099 Tax Requirements for Property Managers

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Besides actually paying your taxes, one of the biggest tax related stresses for property managers involves 1099-MISC reporting.  Property managers are required to issue a 1099-MISC tax form for any service provider or owner who receives more than $600 related to their rental business.   This tax season, the IRS requires everyone to provide a […]
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Rentec Protect: An Exclusive Tenant Screening Club for Your Rentals

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Introducing an exclusive tenant screening club to protect your rental properties and investments. Rentec Direct has long been the leader in tenant screening solutions for landlords and property managers by providing the best credit reports, criminal background checks, and eviction history searches on rental applicants.  Landlords and property managers use these reports to determine if […]
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New Renters Insurance Options Available in Your Rentec Direct Software

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct is excited to announce a new feature that will help your renters protect their belongings by offering renters insurance within your property management software through a new partnership with Sure, the leading agent of renter insurance policies.   Rentec Direct is pleased to partner with Sure to help customers purchase and manage insurance […]
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