No one ever blames the dead people. When there’s a fire, and people die, they always look for someone to blame. Don’t let this be you! As a landlord it is your responsibility to make sure the smoke alarms are all working. Don’t kid yourself, this can and does happen to landlords. You have to […]
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September 18th, 2010 · 17 Comments · Pest Control, Rental Property, Tenant Resources
Here are some facts about bed bugs every landlord needs to know. Nine Important Facts about Bed Bugs 1 – Even the adults are small, but the nymphs are transparent and practically invisible. (And Hungry) 2 – They are hiders, they hide under, in mattresses, and any soft furniture, behind electrical sockets, behind pictures, in […]
July 23rd, 2010 · 140 Comments · Property Management, Rental Property, Tenant Resources
I got a tenant question yesterday about an important issue. Smoking in apartments is a problem for both landlords and tenants alike. The situation gets worse when tenants smoke pot. The reek of marijuana smoke hangs in the halls. When I moved in the landlord told me no one smoked here. Now that I’ve moved […]
July 9th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Blogging Journey, Tenant Resources
I wrote an excellent post for Money Smarts Blog called 10 Resources to Check Before You Rent. Tenants should also do their due diligence before they rent. You’ll be paying your landlord thousands of dollars for housing. Make sure that you’ll get your money’s worth rather than aggravation. Some places aren’t worth living in. Landlords […]