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Landlord’s Nightmare? Tenants From Hell!

Landlord’s Nightmare? Tenants From Hell! It can happen to any of us and when it does you can hear all the naysayers: “I told you so”! They may not own rentals but they know somebody who knows somebody who did! As a new landlord you worry about such things and dread the time it may… Read More Landlord’s Nightmare? Tenants From Hell!

Rental properties

Rental Insurance Claim Refund, My Ethical Dilemma! What Would You Do?

The work on my rental property, the one with the burst pipe back in December, is finally done and the insurance claim settled. It was more work than I expected (you can read all about it in Dealing with a rental insurance claim) but the insurance company is finally sending me my refund. Rental insurance claim refund,… Read More Rental Insurance Claim Refund, My Ethical Dilemma! What Would You Do?

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When Life Gets In The Way Of Blogging!

This week has been so busy. Is it over yet?? I mean working full-time, being the only parent to my three kids and managing rental properties always keeps me very busy. But if you add dealing with trades and adjuster on the rental property , having my hard drive crash at work when I have tight… Read More When Life Gets In The Way Of Blogging!

Money, Rental properties

Why You Shouldn’t Be Too Nice To Your Tenants

You probably read it somewhere before; Don’t be too nice to your tenants!. It is a business so treat it like one, be respectful and professional. You can be nice just don’t be too nice. Well here is one of my latest landlord story on why you shouldn’t be too nice to your tenants! December… Read More Why You Shouldn’t Be Too Nice To Your Tenants