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How to Prepare for a New Tenant to Move In

How to Prepare for a New Tenant to Move In

For the first-time landlords, tenant onboarding is an exciting and serious process. Often, newbie landlords don’t know where to start and how to make their rental feel like home for the new residents. But with the right approach and tools in place, you can make the move-in process smoother both for you and your prospects.

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How to Ensure Your Rentals are Safe to Live In

How to Ensure Your Rentals are Safe to Live In

Though the laws regarding living conditions vary slightly throughout different states, tenants universally expect a safe and livable environment no matter where the rental property is located. That’s why your fundamental task is to provide your tenants with the livable conditions and double check if they are feeling safe and comfortable in your rental home. 

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Rental Scams: Don't Take the Bait

Rental Scams: Don't Take the Bait

Apartment hunting is an exciting process. Sometimes it gets so exciting that you can hardly differentiate between a real and fictitious rental. And that is the moment you can easily fall victim to a rental scam. The target audience of rental scammers are prospective renters who have been desperately searching for an affordable home for a long time without success.

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Why Renters Insurance Is Exactly What You Need

Why Renters Insurance Is Exactly What You Need

Every landlord should take measures to protect their belongings and the possessions of their renters. In partnership with TenantCloud, Assurant offers a single, low-cost policy that covers a tenant's personal belongings and liability. Assurant is the leading provider of renters insurance programs, offering financial protection for unfortunate situations a person cannot predict and finding solutions for unfavorable circumstances people face.

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Beware! Tenant Scams Are No Joke

Beware! Tenant Scams Are No Joke

Tenant scams can be a nightmare not only for newbie landlords - experienced landlords must establish effective strategies for dealing with scammers as well. The number of renters who make money off of rental properties is increasing, and scammers are becoming more inventive every year. You can't be a hundred percent certain that your potential renter isn't a master of fraudulent schemes. To know the difference between a trustworthy tenant and a potential scammer is crucial when renting to anyone.

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8 Tips on Being a Landlord and Ensuring Safety Standards

8 Tips on Being a Landlord and Ensuring Safety Standards

As a landlord, you ensure your rental is safe and habitable. Once you collect rent you want to keep it. In many states tenants can be awarded free rent for claims against habitability. But what exactly does making a property “safe and habitable” entail? Read our eight-step guide to ensure you’re doing everything to make sure you are covered from any tenant claims.

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How Renter’s Insurance Protects Landlords

How Renter’s Insurance Protects Landlords

As a Landlord you might not care if your renters have insurance or not, because you already purchased a landlord policy which covers your property for fire and liability, but did you know that renter's insurance also covers your property? Yes, it covers tenants who lose everything to fire or burglary, but it can also be used in the event your rental is damaged.

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