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Avoid Risks When Signing a New Rental Agreement

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - There is a joke that the only time we read the fine print of any contract is when a problem arises. This collective negligence is not a new thing. According to David Hoffman, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, few people read contracts in their entirety.  But what does this mean for […]
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5 Things To Never Do When Managing Rentals

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Part of owning a successful business or managing a profitable investment is finding areas to cut costs, save money, and grow your profit margins. Managing rental property, whether as your own investment or for your clients, is an endeavor where smart business choices will improve your bottom line. There are areas, however, where cutting corners […]
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New Mobile Inspection App for Rentec Direct Landlords & Property Managers

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Connect your Rentec Direct account with the leading rental inspection software from zInspector to make rental inspections easy and efficient. This new integration between Rentec Direct and zInspector allows you to download your property information into zInspector to complete rental property inspections on the go with the zInspector mobile app. The zInspector mobile inspection app […]
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How to Stop a Tenant from Damaging Your Rental Property

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - We’ve all heard our share of tenant horror stories, but outside of a few bad eggs, damage caused by tenants is often not the result of rowdy behavior or blatant disregard for property care, but is caused due to ignorant and negligent tenants. The average tenant will be unlikely to punch a hole in your […]
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5 Easy Ways to Increase the Value of Rental Property

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - If you own or manage rental property, you should always be thinking about ways to increase the profits your rental property. Generally, the easiest way to increase profits on a rental property, is avoid vacancy at all costs and to maximize rental income. As a  property manager, you can suggest these updates to your clients […]
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Do I Really Need a Tenant Portal for My Renters?

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - If your tenants are asking for an app to pay rent online or submit maintenance requests, it might be time to stop brushing aside their requests. With 56% of the renter population made of the Millennial generation, and with a renter population of over 100 million, it’s safe to say we can look at Millennial […]
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What is Cash for Keys for Rental Properties?

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Would you rather pay for an eviction and potential property damage from a disgruntled tenant, or simply pay the problem tenant to just disappear? If you have a renter who stopped paying rent or is a nuisance to rent to, you might consider a cash for keys agreement to get them to leave. Cash for […]
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5 Earth Day Ideas for Your Multifamily Property- Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Earth day is April 22nd, and give you the perfect occasion to celebrate with a resident event. Resident events are great opportunities for developing a sense of community among your residents. They allow your management team to get to know residents on a more personal level, and encourage residents to enjoy where they live. A well-thought-out […]
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Crazy Fancy Apartment Amenities Renters Actually Pay For

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Lavish amenities at luxury apartment complexes are a familiar concept that often include pools and community social areas. But the amenities war is getting more competitive as buildings are offering more ways to socialize and entertain their residents – expansive kitchens for cooking demonstrations, outdoor fire pits, parks, swimming pools, theaters, fitness centers, music practice […]
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Iowa Introduces New Rental Inspection Requirement for Landlords

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https://www.rentecdirect.com -   Rental Inspection Programs are city or county wide ordinances that require rental property owners to register their properties and agree to an inspection. The properties are typically inspected for compliance with state and local laws involving property maintenance. The Oskaloosa City Council voted to adopt a Rental Housing Inspection Program in April 2017, which […]
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Spring Cleaning Tips for Tenants – Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Spring has arrived, and that means it’s finally time to open our windows to clear the must caused by a harsh winter. While landlords may be knocking on your door to assist with important spring maintenance, tenants should begin preparing their homes for spring cleaning. Now is the perfect time for renters to tackle any […]
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Spring Flooding at My Rental Property

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Record breaking rain and snow from this past winter may have you wondering…Do I have to worry about flooding at my rental property? Flood Insurance for Landlords In most cases you standard homeowners insurance or landlord policy does not cover flood damage.  Landlords will need a separate flood insurance coverage. The National Flood Insurance Program […]
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