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26 Jan

Home Insurance for Tenants — What is it?

Posted in Insurance on 26.01.10

apartmentnewNow that we have discussed what home insurance means for landlords, what if you are tenant?  Well, I can tell you for sure it is actually a little different for you because you do not own the property that you are staying at, so you do not have to worry about what a rebuild cost would be or any of that.

However – what happens if someone robs you?  Well, generally, tenants need what is called renter insurance policy, for that covers everything inside of the home.  With this particular insurance, there are many different options that you have and many different policies that you can get, so you want to make sure that you read them all.

The policy options are generally range in expense so you want to find one that is going to suit your budget.

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20 Nov

Why Screening Your Tenants Is Important: 1

Posted in Apartments, Renting on 20.11.09

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When you think about it – what is the most important thing to you when you are renting out your apartment or house?  Well, the screening process of finding the right tenant should be the most important thing.  This is a person that is going to be living in your home and they are not going to be supervised. 

That is why it is so important for you to screen any tenants that you have looking at the place and are serious about it.  There are some things that you can do to ensure that you find the right tenant for your home.  First, you want to look at their appearance – you want them to make a good impression on you, almost like they are interviewing for a job.

In the next blog, we will talk about some other things that you should be looking for when you are trying to find the right tenant.

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