Category: Real Estate

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How to Avoid Liabilities as a Landlord

Landlords are responsible for making sure their rental properties are in good, livable condition. In this post, we identify a few important responsibilities for landlords that could result in legal troubles if neglected, delayed, or ignored.

/ December 6, 2018
What You Should Know About Gifting Real Estate

What You Should Know About Gifting Real Estate

Real estate can be given as a gift as part of your estate plan, or even for a special occasion or holiday. This post goes through some things you should know about giving real estate as a gift.

/ December 4, 2018
The Landlord's Guide to Reference Checks

The Landlord’s Guide to Reference Checks

Reference checks are often the final stage of the tenant screening process. Find out which questions to ask a tenant’s reference and how to ask them.

/ November 20, 2018
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What is the Fair Housing Act?

The Fair Housing Act is a set of rules that prevents discrimination in housing. In this post, learn more about what the Fair Housing Act is and how it affects landlords.

/ November 8, 2018
3 Ways Rental Inspection Reports Can Protect Landlords

3 Ways Rental Inspection Reports Can Protect Landlords

A Rental Inspection Report is a record of the condition of your rental property before your tenant moves in, and again when they move out. Learn more about how an inspection report can help protect you as a landlord in...

/ November 6, 2018
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Witnesses in a Legal Document

What's the purpose of having a witness and how can they help to solidify your legal document? Find out in this post covering three common questions about witnesses in legal contracts.

/ October 30, 2018