Which is better for a landlord…Renting or Rent-To-Own?

Which is better for a landlord…Renting or Rent-To-Own?

Several years ago I made the decision to focus on only doing rent-to-own to sell/rent my properties vs. just renting my properties. It has had a dramatic effect on the profitability and management of my rental business. I talk to many landlords and some are very skeptical of rent-to-own so I wanted to discuss some …

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How I got to ZERO evictions by changing my screening process

How I got to ZERO evictions by changing my screening process

When it comes to making your rental business profitable, one of the best areas you can focus on is screening tenants. The better you screen the fewer headaches you should have and the fewer turnovers which increase profitability. In this episode, I discuss how my company screens tenants, why it matters, and how we got …

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Tenant Horror Stories Volume 1

Tenant Horror Stories Volume 1

This is the first in a weekly series of horror stories about actual events that have happened to me (or other landlords) and what steps you can take to make sure none of these things ever happen to you in your real estate business. Grab some cocoa, a blanket, and gather around the fire for …

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How to screen tenants automatically

How to screen tenants automatically

This tenant screening process teaches you a way to make applicants screen themselves out of your rentals and only get the best applicants. Sign up with LeaseDefend to see a BETTER way to screen tenants. Check us out at LeaseDefend.com

Are escrow companies a better way to collect rent?

Are escrow companies a better way to collect rent?

Real escrow companies (Not the online services) can be a HUGE benefit to your rental business.In this podcast, I discuss the benefits of escrow companies and why you should consider them. Sign up with LeaseDefend to see a BETTER way to screen tenants. Check us out at LeaseDefend.com

Tenant Horror Stories Volume 2

Tenant Horror Stories Volume 2

Another installment in the tenant horror stories series. In this episode I discuss the tenant with 2 checks?! Sign up with LeaseDefend to see a BETTER way to screen tenants. Check us out at LeaseDefend.com

Best things to put in a lease

Best things to put in a lease

In this podcast episode I discuss the addendums we add to our lease and why our lease is so good that it has been an example for our local subsidized housing program. Sign up with LeaseDefend to see a BETTER way to screen tenants. Check us out at LeaseDefend.com