Managing Roommates: Landlord Tips for Co-tenancy

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Renting to roommates significantly widens the pool of qualified tenants whose dual income makes living in your rental property more affordable. However, renting to roommates or co-tenants sometimes requires special attention when issues arise between the individuals that could ultimately put your rental property or your…

Questions to Ask Your New Landlord – Before Signing a Lease

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Asking the right questions when meeting your potential landlord or property manager will give you insight on relevant information relating to a future housing situation and set the framework for further interactions with management. Renting a new home is technically a business transaction and you…

How Much Rent Should I Charge For My Investment Property?

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Several factors affect the amount of rent acceptable to charge tenants living in your rental property.  For landlords, rental payment amounts are a balance between generating a profitable possible rental income, maintaining a competitive price point, and attracting the best tenants. In a competitive rental…

Rentec Direct on Entrepreneur 360™ List from Entrepreneur Magazine

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Full Press Release available on PRWeb Rentec Direct Named One of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” By Entrepreur Magazine’s 360™ List Entrepreneur Magazine includes leading property management software company, Rentec Direct, on its 2017 Entrepreneur 360 List. GRANTS PASS, ORE. (PRWEB) – Rentec Direct, the leading…

Introducing a New Mobile App for Rentec Direct Renters

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Rentec Direct introduces a new mobile solution for renters with the Resident Connect by Rentec Direct mobile app. Resident Connect is a mobile app of the Rentec Direct Tenant Portal. Through the app, your renters can pay their rent online, submit maintenance requests, review statements,…

Safety Checklist For Rental Properties

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Rental property owners and managers are responsible for providing safe and healthy conditions for their tenants.  Rental property safety includes keeping tenants safe from physical harm from insecure or damaged structures, reducing the threat of criminal intruders that could harm or threaten your tenants, and…

New Rental Laws for Connecticut Effective for 2017

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Connecticut has recently introduced new legislation regarding rental housing law in an attempt to regulate landlord behavior and protect renters, according to JD Supra. Rental laws involving security deposits, foreclosed leasehold interests, substitute housing, and the disposition of deceased tenant’s belongs have been signed by…

Stand Out To Owners and Grow Your PM Business

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Growing your property management business involves acquiring more clients and adding more doors to your management portfolio.   According to the Rental Protection Agency, there are 22,889,285 landlords in the USA. These 22 million+ landlords are all potential clients that could need your services to…