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Top Questions to Ask Potential Orlando Tenants & What Not To Ask

Choosing the right tenant can mean fewer issues and a better-maintained property. Choosing the wrong one can, however, result in stress, aggravation, and money. So, how do you weed the bad ones from the good? We need to thoroughly screen them. A thorough tenant...

How to Attract Tenants to Your Orlando Rental Property

In order to have a successful rental property, you need to have good tenants. Finding good tenants for your investment property isn’t easy even though nearly a third of Orlando’s population is currently renting. So how do you get good renters? Read on for the best...

How Often Should You Inspect Your Orlando Rental Property?

Whether you conduct property inspections yourself or hire a professional, it’s important to habitually assess and track the condition of your rental property. Reports from the inspections can also serve as important legal documents should you require them in a legal...

Overview of the Landlord-Tenant Laws in Florida

Under the Florida Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, both the landlord and the tenant have rights and responsibilities. Once these rights and responsibilities are properly understood, each party should be able to deal with many legal questions and problems without...

MUST KNOW TIPS FOR FIRST TIME LANDLORDS

A rental property can give you passive recurring income and a stable future, or it can be the source of untold misery especially to a new landlord. Many first time owners, end up having nightmarish ordeals with their investments for many reasons. For instance, they...

THE MOST COMMON ISSUES FOUND WHEN PERFORMING A HOME INSPECTION

Every home has its own unique personality. Additionally, homes often are not perfect. It is important for either the buyer or seller to have a professional home inspection completed prior to buying or selling a home. Many of the common issues found when performing a...

TIPS AND TRICKS FOR EFFECTIVE WEED CONTROL

The following article is a guest post provided by Aparna Sunil from LocalLawn, an Orlando Lawn Services Company. We hope this article helps our property owners and tenants with their lawn care.   If there is something called easy weeding tips, then this is it. Tips...

Benefits of Working with a Property Management Company

Many Orlando landlords question the need to enlist the services of property management companies. To them, hiring a manager may seem like an unnecessary cost. However, engaging the services of a professional real estate manager has many financial, social, aesthetic as...

HOW TO ESTABLISH A GOOD LANDLORD-TENANT RELATIONSHIP

Every landlord dreams of having high-quality renters who will pay rent promptly and take good care of the property. Luckily for Orlando property owners, it is possible to get such tenants by making your rental units attractive and putting in place thorough tenant...

HOW TO SET THE RENT PRICE FOR YOUR RENTAL PROPERTIES

How you price your rental property influences the type of renters you will attract, as well as the amount of rental income you receive. It is no surprise that many landlords struggle to determine just what that rental fee is. While a low rental price will appeal to...