Screen Your Tenants Exhaustively before Signing the Lease!

If you are an experienced landlord you know all too well how difficult it is to find tenants who pay their rent in full and on time, take good care of the rental unit, and get along amicably with both you and other tenants. Despite your best efforts it is more likely that you will have a number of tenants who look to take advantage of you at every opportunity. They violate the terms of the lease, anything from bringing pets, damaging the property through ill use, playing music at high volume at late hours, or calling you at all hours to complain that repairs are not being made. If it’s not one...