Category: Real Estate

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What Can a Landlord Deduct from Your Security Deposit?

Landlords must return your security deposit in full if they don’t have any damages to repair, regardless of your renting experience with them. This post has a list of things they can and can’t deduct from your deposit, to help...

/ July 20, 2017
Homeowner's Insurance Basics

Homeowner’s Insurance Basics

Buying a new home? Shopping for homeowner's insurance can be confusing for first-time buyers. Here are the basics you should know before you sign a policy.

/ July 11, 2017
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5 Things You Can’t Include in Your Residential Lease

Property and landlord-tenant laws can be a little tricky sometimes. There are some landlords and property managers who don’t construct their Residential Lease Agreements with complete legality because they either don’t understand the law or they are purposefully being unlawful....

/ June 22, 2017
Five Things You Should Do if Your Home is Robbed

Five Things You Should Do if Your Home is Robbed

Millions of American homes are broken into and robbed every year. If you discover your place has been broken into, what should you do next?

/ May 30, 2017
What is a Lien?

What is a Lien?

You may have heard the term “lien” thrown around, particularly in the context of debt collection. But what is a lien? How do you file one, and how do you get rid of one? Take a look at our answers...

/ May 18, 2017
9 Expert Legal Tips for New Landlords

9 Expert Legal Tips for New Landlords

Expert landlords and property managers give their best legal tips for managing residential rental property and the tenants who come with it in this guest post by Jessica Thiefels.

/ May 3, 2017