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Should I Turn My Home Into a Rental Property?

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Moving is always stressful, regardless of the reason you must do it. Whether you are facing a layoff and are in search of a new job opportunity, wish to move closer to family, or are simply in need of a new adventure, there is a lot to consider before moving. This is especially true if […]
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Property Management Tips for Returning to Work

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - What a confusing time as states and counties seem to be in flux between reopening and reclosing and all the phases in between. In this uncertainty, many businesses are beginning to reengage with the public and people are being asked to return to work.  How to transition safely and fluidly between working from home and […]
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Tenant Screening Credit Reports Are Now Soft Inquiries

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Reviewing a rental applicant’s credit report is a common tenant screening practice for landlords and property managers. A new update to TransUnion credit reports have made all tenant screening inquiries soft inquiries. This is exciting news for renters, landlords, and property managers.   Rentec Direct provides instant tenant screening report access, including TransUnion credit reports. This […]
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Should a Felony Charge Disqualify a Perspective Tenant?

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Question of the day: If an applicant has a felony charge on their tenant screening report would you rent to them? Or better asked, should a felony charge disqualify a prospective tenant? The answer might not be so cut and dry. Knowing the criteria for approval and denial of a rental applicant with a criminal […]
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Rent Payments Continue to Fall During COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - The global COVID-19 pandemic has touched everyone’s lives, causing nearly every industry to adapt to a new normal. The rental industry is no exception and the industry is creating new ways to implement safety measures and meet the needs of renters.  As a response to the nation’s climbing unemployment rate, several states implemented an eviction […]
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Common Tenant Charges in Property Management and Rental Housing

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - The most common, and obvious, charge in property management is monthly rent. This recurring payment is charged to tenants, often on a monthly basis, as outlined in the lease agreement.  Beyond monthly rent, there are other common charges incurred by tenants that need to be accounted for each month. Things like monthly pet fees, utilities, […]
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Top tips for Getting Started as a New Landlord or Investor

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Investing in a rental property provides exciting opportunities, but it can leave you with a lot of questions. Do you become a self-managing landlord, or hire a property manager? Do you tend to maintenance issues yourself, or find preferred vendors to hire? The varying responsibilities of owning and managing an investment property can take its […]
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Rentec Direct Receives 2020 Ingenuity Award at SOREDI Prosper Awards

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Full Press Release Available on PRWEB Property management software company, Rentec Direct, recognized with three awards in national American Business Awards® program. JULY 07, 2020 GRANTS PASS, ORE. —Rentec Direct was named the winner of the 2020 Ingenuity Award at the Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. (SOREDI) annual meeting. The highest-rated property management software company […]
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Important Tips for New Property Management Agreement Rollouts

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Building trust starts with a good property management agreement. From there, you will need to handle new management agreement rollouts where there is a change in property ownership, contract amendments, or other changes. Communication of changes done well builds on the foundation of trust with owners and tenants.  Management Agreement Essentials  A well-thought-out agreement can […]
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Rentec Direct Product Development Update: Made Live in June 2020

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Here at Rentec Direct, your team works hard to make your job as a landlord or manager even easier. Improvements are being tested and implemented every day to ensure that your software is constantly adding value and efficiency to your daily management needs. You likely see those big announcements of exciting new features, but you […]
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