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…

How To Get Your Tenants To Pay Rent On Time

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. Late rent payments and non-payment are some of the biggest costs associated with managing rental properties. Not only are you depending on rental income to cover property expenses, owner payments, mortgage payments, or even your own supplemental income, but the implications of non-payment could mean…

How Safe Are Your Tenants?

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Rentec Direct. As a rental property owner or property manager you have the responsibility to provide a safe home to your tenants.  Property safety goes beyond the structural integrity of your rented home to include tenant safety through proper security systems. While it may be unnecessary to…