How to minimize tenant turnover using online property management tools

Housing Wire

Tenant turnover happens when the current tenants move out of a rental property and the property is now vacant and it needs to be prepared for new tenants to move in. Just imagine tenants moving out several times a year! Reasons for Tenant Turnover.

Rental assistance isn’t reaching at-risk tenants

Housing Wire

percent, according to an analysis by the National Low Income Housing Coalition , a national tenant advocacy group. The post Rental assistance isn’t reaching at-risk tenants appeared first on HousingWire.

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Latest Biden Administration Measure Provides Relief for At-Risk Tenants

Appraisal Buzz

The post Latest Biden Administration Measure Provides Relief for At-Risk Tenants appeared first on theMReport.com. The post Latest Biden Administration Measure Provides Relief for At-Risk Tenants appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

How Institutional Property Owners Support Tenants

Appraisal Buzz

The post How Institutional Property Owners Support Tenants appeared first on DSNews. The post How Institutional Property Owners Support Tenants appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. One study shows landlords are doing their part to prevent evictions, from applying for rental assistance to renegotiating lease terms and more. Around The Web

Supreme Court, FHFA Back Tenant and Homeowner Protections

Appraisal Buzz

The post Supreme Court, FHFA Back Tenant and Homeowner Protections appeared first on DSNews. The post Supreme Court, FHFA Back Tenant and Homeowner Protections appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

HUD Issues New Protections to Tenants Facing COVID-Related Eviction

Appraisal Buzz

New Rule prohibits the eviction of tenants facing eviction for non-payment of rent from HUD-subsidized public housing and properties with project-based rental assistance in the event of a national emergency.3. The post HUD Issues New Protections to Tenants Facing COVID-Related Eviction appeared first on DSNews. The post HUD Issues New Protections to Tenants Facing COVID-Related Eviction appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Can a Landlord be Held Liable for Nuisance Tenants?

Mashvisor

Being a landlord is a considerable responsibility, and on the whole, most of your tenants will be law-abiding and considerate ones. However, very occasionally, you may find yourself with a… Investor Blogs Property Management Landlord property management Rental Management Tenants

Tenant Destroying Property? Here’s How You Should Handle It

Mashvisor

Who wouldn’t want to generate a passive income that sets them up for retirement or… Investor Blogs Property Management Eviction Landlord property management TenantsInvesting in a rental property and becoming a landlord always seems like a worthy cause.

What is a Tenant Estoppel Certificate, and Do You Need One?

Mashvisor

When you’re an investor looking to purchase a residential income property, one thing you need to look out for is whether the property already has a tenant. There are things… Investor Blogs Property Management Landlord property management tenant

9 Ways a Tenant Can Get Their Landlord in Trouble

BiggerPockets

It’s rare a tenant wakes up and starts planning how to get their landlord in trouble. However, failing to understand a tenant’s rights or being an unfair landlord could push them into Googling the phrase: “How to get my landlord into trouble.”. Landlording & Rental Properties business landlord property management real estate real estate investing tenant

How (and Why!) You Should Calculate Prorated Rent For Your New Tenants

BiggerPockets

You may be tempted to collect a full month's rent from every tenant, but there are plenty of valid reasons to prorate rent. Landlording & Rental Properties landlord property management real estate investing real estate investor tenantWhy prorate rent if you don't have to? Here's what you should know.

As Renter Protections End, Emergency Rental Assistance Is Critical. Why Haven’t More Landlords and Tenants Applied for It?

Urban

Better outreach and a more streamlined application process could help more landlords and tenants access the assistance they need

The Landlord Chronicles: Honoring a Tenant Tragedy

BiggerPockets

Landlording & Rental Properties landlording landlording-rental-properties real-estate-comm tenant relationsBalancing all of the human beings involved in rental property can feel like balancing in a high-wire act. Empathy can be a very powerful tool in working with people.

8 Traits of a Top-Tier Tenant—And How to Spot Them

BiggerPockets

Good, stable tenants mean good, stable returns. These key traits often indicate a top-notch tenant. Landlording & Rental Properties landlording landlording-rental-properties real-estate-comm tenants

With Just a Month Left of the Eviction Moratorium, Many Mom-and-Pop Landlords and Tenants Are Still Unaware of Federal Rental Assistance

Urban

New survey data found that many landlords and tenants are still unaware of the assistance, and confusion about how to access it abounds

8 Reasons Tenants Move On—And What Landlords Can Do About It

BiggerPockets

For landlords, a reliable tenant is worth their weight in gold. Landlording & Rental Properties landlording tenantsHere are the top reasons they move out—and how to fix the problems in advance.

New Landlords: Set Your Expectation by Understanding the Tenant Lifecycle

BiggerPockets

The concept of being a landlord sounds simple enough: Purchase a property, find trustworthy tenants, sign a lease agreement, and sit back and watch the rent come in.

13 Illuminating Questions Landlords Should Ask Every Prospective Tenant

BiggerPockets

Your tenant application should cover much more than the basics of name, address, and references. Get a full snapshot of each applicant with these questions. Landlording & Rental Properties landlording landlording-rental-properties real-estate-comm screening

Don’t Make These 6 All-Too-Common Tenant Screening Mistakes

BiggerPockets

One of the most important parts of being a landlord is being able to properly select tenants. Failure to screen your tenants properly can destroy your wallet, sanity, and business. This will determine a huge amount of your success and happiness as an entrepreneur.

Tenant Advocates, Landlords, and Developers’ Unexpected Perspectives on Rent Control and Inclusionary Zoning

Urban

Careful and consistent policy design is key to ensuring rent control and inclusionary zoning make housing affordable

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How to Sell a Tenant Occupied Rental Property Legally and Profitably

Mashvisor

However, you may need to sell your rental unit while it… Investor Blogs Selling Investment Property Financing Landlord Off Market Properties TenantsIt is usually better to sell your rental property while it’s vacant as the process is fast and smooth.

Multi-Tenant Retail

Mores Appraisal Group

The post Multi-Tenant Retail appeared first on. Building in Lakewood, CA. Slider Home

Rookie Podcast 84: Rookie Reply: Pros & Cons of Inherited Tenants

BiggerPockets

Joaquin is asking: When you purchase a property with a tenant already in the middle of their […]. This week’s question comes from Joaquin on the Real Estate Rookie Facebook Group. Real Estate Rookie Podcast

Are Security Deposits the Only Option for Landlords and Tenants?

BiggerPockets

Security deposits are typically essential for landlords to protect their property in case of damage. Rather than traditional expensive cash deposits, security deposit alternatives are cost-friendly options. Landlording & Rental Properties

What Expectations Should Landlords Establish for Tenants With Pets?

BiggerPockets

Americans love their pets, so it often makes sense to accept pets in your rentals. However, it's important to create a pet policy—and stick to it. Landlording & Rental Properties landlording landlording-rental-properties pets real-estate-comm

Buying a Home With Existing Section 8 Tenants: What Landlords Need To Know

BiggerPockets

If you’re open to the idea but haven’t worked with Section 8 before, make sure you understand how the process works when buying a home with existing Section 8 tenants.

Multi-Tenant Retail Center

Mores Appraisal Group

We appraised the partial ownership interest of a multi-tenant retail center with a fast-food pad restaurant located on Jarvis Avenue in Newark California for estate planning purposes. The post Multi-Tenant Retail Center appeared first on.

Multi-Tenant Office Building

Mores Appraisal Group

We appraised the partial ownership interest of a multi-tenant office building on Hope Street in Mountain View for estate planning purposes. The post Multi-Tenant Office Building appeared first on.

Rookie Podcast 110: Rookie Reply: Informing Inherited Tenants of a Change in Ownership

BiggerPockets

Rhett is asking: How do you inform an inherited tenant of changes in ownership after you close […]. This week’s question comes from Rhett on the Real Estate Rookie Facebook Group. Real Estate Rookie Podcast

The Right Way to Raise Your Tenants’ Rent (Plus: Sample Rent Increase Notice)

BiggerPockets

A rent increase can be painful for the tenant—but they help landlords keep up with rising costs. Here are some expert-approved strategies to raise the rent. Landlording & Rental Properties landlording rent

Evictions Bans Have Ended—Here’s How to Evict Someone From Your House

BiggerPockets

As coronavirus restrictions have ended and moratoriums are being lifted, it's important to know how to evict a tenant from your house. Landlording & Rental Properties eviction process evictions landlord property management tenantHere's what you should know.

What Investors Should Know About Voluntary Move Out Agreements

Mashvisor

Managing rental properties can be difficult, especially when it involves evicting a tenant before their lease expires. Indeed, eviction is one of the most stressful experiences you’ll have to deal… Investor Blogs Property Management Eviction property management Tenants

The 6 Top Unsafe Property Living Conditions That Landlords Must Avoid

BiggerPockets

andlords aren't just responsible for providing a roof and four walls to their tenants. They're also responsible for ensuring that their properties are safe, clean, and have livable conditions for their tenants. Landlording & Rental Properties landlord property management real estate real estate investing tenantHere's what you should know.

Is Evicting That Problem Tenant the Wrong Call? Here’s How to Tell

BiggerPockets

Apart from being a costly process, evictions occupy your precious time and resources. Of course, sometimes you have no choice other than to start proceedings—but are evictions always necessary? Landlording & Rental Properties evictions landlording landlording-rental-properties real-estate-comm

Rookie Podcast 104: Rookie Reply: Do I Need a Lawyer to Evict Tenants?

BiggerPockets

This week’s question comes from Dan on the Real Estate Rookie Facebook Group. Dan is asking: For those of you that have gone through the eviction process, did you go […]. Real Estate Rookie Podcast

BiggerPockets Podcast 533: No Tenants, Toilets, or Trash? It’s Possible, Through Self Storage w/ Paul Moore

BiggerPockets

It’s easy to get caught up in the world of residential real estate investing. Maybe buy a single-family buy-and-hold deal, or try and flip a house, or why not BRRRR? […]. All BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast

Tenant Troubles: Who Is Responsible for Problems in Your Rental?

Zillow

Since there’s no easy way for the average tenant to know if the mold in their home is dangerous or not, it’s always best to ask your landlord to get rid of it. Remember when we said that landlords are required to provide tenants with a safe, livable space?

The Important Laws and Regulations All Landlords Must Remember

BiggerPockets

There are a number of federal laws that help to protect tenants' rights, and it can sometimes seem that tenants have more rights than landlords. Plus, it’s up to landlords to ensure that they always act according to federal regulations—which means that you have to know what to do, and what not to do, to avoid any issues with the tenant. Landlording & Rental Properties landlord property management real estate investing real estate investor tenant

11 Things a Landlord Cannot Do Before or After Leasing Out a Property

BiggerPockets

you are a landlord, it is crucial to follow state laws regarding a tenant’s rights—and the “implied warranty of quiet enjoyment.” Unfortunately, from a landlord’s perspective, it usually means the tenant has more rights to the property than the owner. Landlording & Rental Properties landlord property management real estate real estate investing tenant

Rookie Podcast 115: The BRRRRent-to-Own Strategy: A Win-Win for Tenants and Landlords

BiggerPockets

What if you could own rental properties without the responsibility of landlording? Not only that, what if you were paid a hefty, non-refundable deposit for your home, minimizing your risk? […]. Real Estate Rookie Podcast