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5 Tips for Finding Good Tenants in Vermont

Apr 30, 2015
One of the biggest components to owning rental property in Vermont is the ability to find trustworthy, reliable tenants who will pay rent on time and treat you and your property with respect. In this blog…

When your tenant wants to break a lease in Vermont

Apr 25, 2015
What should you do if your tenant wants to break their lease before it expires and what are the responsibilities of the tenant and the landlord when this happens? This situation happens more frequently…

Tenant Turnover: Largest Dent in Cashflow

Apr 22, 2015
Tenant turnover is by far the largest dent in an investment property owner's cash flow. A tenant moving out almost certainly means a loss in rental income, and if not prepared for these circumstances property…

Security Deposits in Burlington

Apr 17, 2015
When it comes to security deposits, Burlington has its own laws that differ from the rest of the state. In Burlington you cannot charge a security deposit that is greater than one months rent. You may…

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Property Manager

Apr 15, 2015
Being a landlord in Vermont is a full time job that requires a large commitment of both time and effort. Not only do you have to maintain and operate your property, but you need to be current on any new…

Retaining Good Tenants in Burlington

Apr 10, 2015
While Burlington is a booming city, it is also an expensive place to live. We have touched on tenant turnover in past blogs and discussed how costly it can be for landlords when it happens. One of your…

Happy Tenants. Happy Owners.

Apr 08, 2015
The importance of a solid relationship between tenants and landlords is one of the most vital pieces of owning investment property. A strong relationship with your renters can carry a very long way, especially…

The Benefits of Renters Insurance

Apr 03, 2015
Within any good lease there will be some legal "mumbo jumbo" that basically reiterates to the tenants that their personal property is not covered under the landlord's insurance policy and that it is a…

Types of Commercial Leases

Apr 01, 2015
As you know, or in case you don't, residential and commercial properties are two different animals. Before I get going here, I would like to distinguish¬†what is a residential property and what is a commercial…

Moving Tips and Checklist

Mar 27, 2015
Moving is one of the most dreaded and daunting tasks that no one ever enjoys doing. Sifting through piles of clothes, packing up boxes, loading up the truck, trying to find what box you put your coffee…