Monthly Archives: September 2013

Documenting Property Destruction: Is It Time For a Fast House Sale?

Are you currently renting a home to destructive tenants? If you’re interested in selling the space, I have some tips for you! In this post I’ll share with you three extremely important tips for landlords when it comes to documenting property destruction. 1.     Take pictures! Remember that old saying, “a… Read More

Rental Property Destruction – 3 Tips for Selling a Rental House

Have you experienced property destruction by one or more of your tenants? One of the downsides of being a landlord is property destruction by tenants.  Repairs are often costly and at times too costly to make financial sense. Unfortunately, when tenant damage to property occurs, landlords are often confronted with… Read More

First Steps to Take When Tenants Don’t Pay Rent

One of a landlord’s worst nightmares is a tenant who doesn’t pay the rent. It can present an uncomfortable dilemma.  What should you do?   In this post, we’ll discuss some options for dealing with tenants who don’t pay the rent.   Communicate.  The first thing to do, and to… Read More

Need to Sell Fast? 3 Things to Look for in a Realtor

Let’s be honest here: not all realtors are created equal. Some of them are savvy, smart, and know exactly how to massage a deal into its sweet spot. And then others, well, they don’t.  If you need to sell your house fast the fact is you need a great realtor. … Read More

So You Recently Inherited a House, But Need the Money More?

It sounds like something out of a storybook. An ailing grandparent dies and leaves the young hero or heroine with a beautiful home that will solve all their problems.  Unfortunately the reality is that a lot of inherited homes are a complications rather than problem-solvers. These are usually properties that… Read More

Sell Portland House Fast: 7 Things to Look for in a Realtor

An agent sells property for a living, which means they (hopefully!) know how to do it well. They can inform you about the neighborhood, take care of everything on the legal side, and make sure you’re not getting ripped off.   Once you’ve decided to use a realtor, you need… Read More