How to Film a Great Video Tour of Your Rental

How to Film a Great Video Tour of Your Rental

Thanks to modern technology, property owners can now successfully promote their properties in many more ways than just an open house. To begin with, you don’t have to rearrange your schedule to make time for a home showing and compared to individual viewings, virtual tours address a much wider audience. Making a virtual tour of your home may seem like a challenge, especially if you've never done it before. But an effective video can make the difference between finding a new tenant and the property remaining empty for a long time, making your ma…

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Tips to Prevent Tenant Damages to Your Rental Property

Tips to Prevent Tenant Damages to Your Rental Property

Owning a rental property allows you to generate wealth and passive income. But it comes with its fair share of responsibilities and risks. One of the biggest risks to property owners can be problematic tenants. While most tenants will be responsible and take good care of your rental property during their tenancy, others may not be as cautious. Property damage caused by renters is usually accidental, for instance, they may fail to report the need for repairs in a timely manner and that can result in large issues down the line. This can happen, …

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How to Write a Good Property Listing

How to Write a Good Property Listing

Writing a good property listing is key when it comes to renting out your property. You’ll want to create a great listing that attracts the attention of a prospect when they are scrolling through listing sites. In today’s article, we’ll walk you through 7 tips on how to write good property listings. 1. Write a Great Headline This is the first thing that the readers will see. It’s your chance to stop them from continuing to scroll through other listings. As such, make it punchy and enticing by using the right words. As a general rule of thumb,…

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How Often Should a Landlord Inspect a Rental Property in Phoenix?

How Often Should a Landlord Inspect a Rental Property in Phoenix?

Conducting rental inspections is a key responsibility for landlords. Regularly inspecting your Phoenix rental property can help you ensure your property is well maintained. Additionally, the inspections ensure that small issues are addressed quickly before they become bigger and therefore more costly to repair. That being said, as a landlord, you have a duty to respect your tenant’s right to privacy. Conducting the inspections too often could lead to potential harassment claims. So, how often should you inspect your Phoenix rental property? Th…

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Guide to Making a Solid Lease Agreement for Your Rental Property

Guide to Making a Solid Lease Agreement for Your Rental Property

A lease agreement establishes and binds the relationship between a landlord and tenant. The agreement is a legal document that explicitly describes the responsibilities of both the landlord and tenant. A solid lease or rental agreement acts as a guide, offering counsel and direction during tough situations. It provides information on rent collection, enforcement of penalties and fines, and also on property management issues. This article will provide a guide to landlords to help them craft a solid lease agreement. The Importance of a Lease Ag…

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