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Friday, January 20, 2023 Ep. 87 The #1 Rule When Taking Applications

A landlord looking for a tenant loves to see multiple people interested in their property.  It's critical to follow this one rule when you have a...

Friday, January 6, 2023 Ep. 86 Finding the Right Tenant is Worth the Wait

As a landlord, patience may be your most valuable trait in on-boarding the proper tenant.  Rather than jumping at the first tenant applicant, exercise...

Friday, December 30, 2022 Ep. 85 2022- A Year in Review

2022 presented us some new and some old challenges.  Rent Perfect President David Pickron reviews some of the most listened to episodes and recaps som...

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 Is Your NSF Policy Protecting You?

In a down economy you are more likely to come up against a tenant whose check doesn't clear due to insufficient funds.  Do you have a plan for wh...

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Ep. 83 Being Quiet Helps You Avoid This Major Mistake

When it comes to what you say regarding pretty much anything to your tenant, a good rule of thumb is to not share any more than is necessary.  Raising...

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 Ep. 82 Down Market? Introducing the Partial Security Deposit.

With rents on the rise, security deposits are rising too, causing many renters to be short on available cash to secure the required security deposit. ...

Friday, October 28, 2022 Ep. 81 Tenant On-Boarding Behavior Can Be A Telltale Sign

Every landlord should act like a private investigator, and that starts by observing applicant behavior during the showing and on-boarding process.  If...

Friday, October 21, 2022 Ep. 80 Statistics Show Tenant Criminal History Affects Ability to Pay Rent

There is a direct correlation between a tenant applicants criminal history and their credit scores, which ultimately affects their ability to pay rent...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 Ep. 79 Inflation Resistant Investing? Try Short-Term Rentals

When the economy flattens or enters a downturn, you have to ask if short-term rental properties are still a good investment.  Rent Perfect President D...

Thursday, September 29, 2022 Ep. 78 The Right Tenant "Partnership" Makes Managing Easy

Viewing your tenants as a business partner immediately changes the relationship you have with them.  By following the items outlined in this episode o...

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 Ep. 77 Stop and Listen Closely Before Accepting Prepaid Rent

Sometimes tenants have fallen into hard times; they have the money to pay the rent, but don't qualify for your property.  If they offer to pre-pa...

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 Ep. 76 Covid Killed Evictions But Now They Are Highly Contagious

With evictions returning to pre-Covid numbers, landlords are utilizing eviction records again in qualifying tenants.  While credit and criminal record...