Selling Your Home Vs. Renting It Out

Many people believe the common misconception that being a landlord is easy. You don’t just sit around and collect rent money as it pours in each month. It can be a lot of work, especially [...]


The Top 5 Cities to Rent a Home Instead of Buying

Renting has earned itself a bad reputation in the United States. If you’re renting, you’ve probably been told that you’re “throwing money away” or not building [...]


How Can You Avoid a Rent Increase When Renting?

In this day and age, more Americans are postponing buying a home and choosing to rent. There are a lot of advantages of renting, like having more freedom to move when you want and not needing to [...]



For a novice in the field of real estate, rental properties also called investment properties, refer to a property in which the owner collects payments known as rents from the occupiers. These [...]


Can You Rent Out A Room In Your House?

Short answer, yes!   Incoming longer answer…Some cities, however, have limits on how many non-related residents you may have inside your home at once. These regulations can be through [...]


Is It Better To Rent An Apartment or Rent-To-Buy A Home?

If you aren’t ready to buy a home, then you’ll likely be faced with two options: rent an apartment or rent-to-buy a home. Each option has its own pros and cons, so it’s important that you [...]


How To Protect Your Vacant Rental Property

Your vacant rental property needs protection just like your primary home.  Though you will not be located at your vacant rental home throughout the majority of the year, you can be proactive and [...]


When and How To Break Your Lease

Whether it is a change in your financial situation, as the loss of a job, or in your personal life, like a new job, a divorce or the arrival of a baby, there are many reasons why you may need to [...]


How To Negotiate A Lower Rent with A Potential Future Landlord

If you are looking for a place to live, you should know the average landlord is willing to consider negotiating the price of the rent.  Take some time to add up all your monthly costs of rent to [...]


8 Ways to Get Out From Under a Mortgage

Is your mortgage taking a toll on your financial wellness? If so, you’re not alone. According to a recent study, at least 52% of Americans have to make at least one major sacrifice to cover their [...]

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