Category: Real Estate

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
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What is an Easement?

Although the term “easement” frequently pops up in real estate transactions, many of us do not know what it means. In this post, learn the meaning of “easement” and its purpose in real estate.

/ October 9, 2018
What Type of Property Deed Do You Need?

What Type of Property Deed Do You Need?

A straightforward sale isn't the only time you need a deed—there are many different types of real estate deeds for different situations, and it can be difficult to understand which one you need for your particular circumstance.

/ September 27, 2018