LeaseLock wants to eliminate security deposits with insurance for property managers



LeaseLock is hoping to do away with the need for security deposits in order to help renters gain approval while insuring property managers for losses due to unpaid rent or damage. The startup says it’s the first security deposit insurance company to go nationwide in the U.S. Renters pay a small monthly fee as opposed […]

Landlord Studio launches mobile app for property managers



Landlord Studio is launching a new, mobile friendly version of its property management software that allows landlords to manage properties, tenants, payments and other items on the go.

Rentec Direct adds live chat support for property managers



Property management software providers, Rentec Direct, introduced a new feature to the powerful rental business tool to help managers and landlords who need instant assistance.

Crowdsourcing property management with CrowdComfort



Property managers might find a helping hand in the shape of CrowdComfort, whose product came about from an innovation challenge that asked: “What if people could use their smartphones to unlock inefficiencies in building and workplace management?”

theRRD provides a newer, simplified way to carry out tenant screening



Landlords and property managers face numerous challenges, but one of the trickiest is the process of screening prospective tenants.

7 Concerns All Property Managers Face



Property managers are highly concerned about their clients and want to provide the best possible living situation for all parties involved, as well as ensure the upkeep of the property so it can maintain its value

Landlords warned against rejecting applicants with criminal records



Landlords who refused to lease a property to an applicant that’s failed a background check could be acting illegally, according to US Department of Housing and Urban Development

Real Estate Investing And Your Crew



Real estate investing has always been about location, location, location. That means the best investment opportunities for you might be out of state or even out of the country. Maybe you’re a retired investor living in Phoenix or an active investor living in the South Pacific, either way, if you want to invest in Memphis, […]

How To Find Quality Tenants – Fast!



As a property owner, you’ve got a lot on your plate when renting out your place – the last worry you need is a poor tenant. Even if you’re the best judge of character and typically have a great rapport with your tenants, it’s possible for a “bad egg” to slip in every now and then.

Modern Apartment Hunting – Easier Than The George Costanza Way



Poor George Costanza – bidding against an Andrea Doria survivor for an apartment – no need to ask who won! Although not purchasing real estate, at least in the present, renters play an important part in the real estate industry, and they have, arguably, a difficult time – especially in crowded urban areas, finding the right place and/or the right roommate. Just ask George!

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