Find and Keep Good Tenants

Finding and keeping good tenants is not the easiest thing to accomplish. But, all you really need is a good screening process, or formula you follow to find, and hang on to your dream tenant. Try these five easy steps next time you are faced with renting a property. First, be sure you, as the…

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Dealing with the Inevitable Landlord – Tenant Problems

When you move into an older dwelling, you should probably expect the building to show a little wear and tear due to the building’s age. What you don’t expect to find, and rightly shouldn’t is a huge mess left by a previous tenant, unsanitary conditions such as insect infestation, or abnormal wear that has allowed…

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What You Need to Know About Renters’ Insurance

What Does Renters’ Insurance Generally Cover? Your renters’ insurance policy will generally cover a few basic things such as: Personal property – will help you replace your covered belongings in the event of a covered loss. Liability protection – will help protect you financially should someone be injured in your home and you are found…

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Minimize Your Costs and Time Between Tenants

The way you appoint your rental property has a lot to do with the ongoing property management costs. Usually, before you can rent your property you must paint, change carpeting, and perform any necessary repairs to get your property ready to rent. This article contains a few tips to help ensure your transition between tenants…

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Five Things to Consider Before Renting Your Townhome

Renting your townhome for the first time is a big step. So, where do you start? The following five things should be considered carefully before proceeding with process of becoming a landlord for the first time. But, before you start on these five steps, be sure to procure your landlord insurance policy from Insurance by…

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Four Steps to Take Before Renting Your Home

Renting your home for the first time is a big step. So, where do you start? Follow these four steps and you should be well on your way to becoming a landlord. Stick with Those You Know Your first instinct for marketing your property for rent will probably be to post it everywhere; Craigslist, local…

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Secure Your Rental Income – Smart Investors | Insurance by Castle

Securing Rental Income With Landlord Insurance As a landlord, it is only natural that you would want to protect your investment. When your income is primarily derived from a rental property, insurance should be in your investment toolbox, regardless of the size of the property or income amount. There are many types of insurance policies…

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Fund Your Retirement with Rental Income

It seems in recent years that retirement age has slowly, but steadily been getting higher and higher. For most people, this is not by choice. Most people dream about a day when they can finally stop working altogether and devote their time to the things they love like family, hobbies, or even a little R&R.…

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Using Digital Marketing to Attract the Right Tenant

Being a landlord can be a very rewarding experience. Or, it can be an absolute nightmare. Much of this depends on your tenants. While leasing to a person or family that consistently pays rent on time, takes care of your property, and follows the rules of the neighborhood or community is an idyllic situation, this…

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Landlord Tool Kit Checklist

Things to do When Renting a Property Landlord Insurance The first, and one of the most critical steps when renting a property is ensuring the property is properly insured. The professionals at Insurance by Castle are the people to talk to about this. Call them today at 800•644•6443. You may also want to encourage your…

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