Tag: real estate

4 Signs That a Guest Has Become a Tenant

4 Signs That a Guest Has Become a Tenant

Your tenant has a right to have visitors, but how do you differentiate between a guest that is simply staying for an extended period of time, and someone who has moved in for good? Here are 4 signs to look...

/ July 24, 2018
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What is Owner Financing in Real Estate?

Did you know that you the seller of a home can choose to offer financing for the buyer through owner financing? Find out more about this option for buying real estate in this post.

/ May 24, 2018
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3 Big Problems With U.S. Real Estate Law

The American real estate industry is far from perfect, that much is clear. But what are its biggest problems? And more importantly, how can we address them?

/ December 27, 2017
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5 Tips for Renting to Someone with Bad Credit

Nearly 70% of Americans have impaired their credit before 30. Waiting for the ideal applicant could leave your rental unit empty and your property debts unpaid. Find out how to minimize the risks of renting to someone with bad credit...

/ October 25, 2017
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8 Screening Questions for Potential Tenants (and Some You Can’t Ask)

The application and screening process for tenants is important for landlords because it allows them to find ideal renters. In this post, we discuss the questions you can and can’t ask applicants looking for housing.

/ September 20, 2017
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What Real Estate Agents Can and Can’t Talk About

When you're shopping for a home, your real estate agent expects that you'll have questions, but are you asking questions they can legally answer? This guest blog from Justin Havre, a Calgary real estate agent, explains what real estate agents...

/ August 30, 2017