The Risks Posed By Ignoring Landlord Insurance

The Risks Posed By Ignoring Landlord Insurance

Why landlord insurance is an important consideration in this day and age. While many would agree that insurance is a sensible and prudent option, some potential buy-to-let landlords may not realize just how essential it is. Beyond the known risks of a burst pipe or a faulty boiler lurk some potentially nasty hazards. Some very…

The Dilemma of Renting an Illegal In-Law Unit or Illegal Apartment

What is an illegal unit or also known as illegal apartment? Typically, an illegal in-law unit or illegal apartment is one that was built without permits, or one in which the rooms were constructed with the blessing of the building inspector, but with the kitchen or stove put in afterwards.¬† Another way to determine this…

Would you rent to these folks? – In Any Rental Market = NO

Below is an actual email I¬†received for a rental property I have listed. Needless to say I didn’t consider responding and wouldn’t event in a bad rental market with their credit. Hello. My mother and I need an apartment. We are clean and quiet. The problem is the fact that our credit got messed up…