As the property owner, you’re responsible for non-compliance with snow removal ordinances, so it’s best if you make sure snow removal equipment is available.You may even find if you check the local bylaws that you are required to keep public thoroughfares that cross our property free from snow too...
There is a lot to know when you become a landlord and inevitably you’ll make some mistakes early on. These may even be costly mistakes. However, in the long run, once you’ve learned what you need you will become a better more caring landlord than a property management company ever will.
Winter for many reasons can take a toll on a property and some of the most important preparations need be made around a home if you want it to weather the winter months. Here are our key maintenance tasks to complete on your rental property this winter.
Mold isn't uncommon, but it can be a serious point of tension between landlords and tenants and a large part of the problem is that the rules regarding who is responsible for mold aren't as clear cut as they could be.
A recent survey we conducted showed us that one of the key methods landlords use to learn is through video. To this end we thought we would share 10 of our favourite real estate and investing Youtube channels. These cover pretty much every aspect of real estate investing and various wealth building strategies.
For the right property and the right landlord student rentals are a great idea. They aren't, however, for everyone. In this article, we detail the pros and cons, as well as key things to consider when renting to students.
If you want to expand it and grow your wealth through real estate you may well want to consider building a brand identity. People react differently to a brand as they do to a person and you can utilise and capitalize on this.
Should you invest in real estate now, or wait until the next housing market crash? This question makes some assumptions, and there are good arguments for both sides which makes it very hard to answer. We've done our research and explore both sides of the argument in this article.
No matter what strategy you adopt when investing in real estate, whether that’s flipping houses or buy-to-let, if you work a 40 hour week it can be hard to find the time to manage these investments properly. We explore four ways in which you can optimize your time to reach financial freedom through Real Estate Investing.
When it comes to investing in property it makes sense to start with properties at home so that you can have a hands on approach and ensure the success of your investment. However, in various parts of the world, the purchase price of property is fractional compared to in places in the US. Plus, there are often less regulations and friendlier taxes.
Tenant screening is vitally important to ensure you get great tenants. Capitalizing on this most tenant screening services charge. There are a couple of problems with this. Which is why we've partnered with a new service to provide truly - actually free tenant screening for everyone!
When it comes to investing in your perfect investment property there are occasions when the banks aren’t as eager to give you money as you might want them to be. Enter the hard money loan. Learn what a hard money loan is and the benefits and risks for a property investor.
When it comes to acquiring investment properties that will generate high cash flow and growth equity, it pays to look at cities that have a booming population, high levels of job growth and are affordable.
When it comes to filling a vacant rental property, the aim of the game is simple: list your property and attract the best tenants, as quick as you can. If you are new to the landlord scene or are out of touch with the latest digital developments, our foolproof method to listing your properties and minimizing vacancies is a must-read.
An REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) is a portfolio of real estate set up and owned and run by a company. It allows individuals to buy shares in commercial real estate portfolios and receive income paid out as dividends. However, this isn’t an ordinary company share. Find out more...