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Finding Great Tenants – 7 Questions You Should Ask

So, you created a great ad like we suggested in the last post. Now, your inbox is filling up with emails from prospective tenants that would like to see your property. How do you respond? Do you email them back with a time to meet? Do you rush out to your property to meet them? […]

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Finding Great Tenants : The Online Ad

Our online ads generate a lot of responses from prospective tenants.  Great images and an enticing description will get you views. However, the downside to a successful online ad is that you also receive scam emails as well as unqualified prospects. A first time landlord often has trouble distinguishing a great tenant from a deadbeat […]

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Should I accept Housing Voucher/Section 8 Tenants?

Housing Choice Voucher tenants (or “Section 8 Program tenants”) are common in many jurisdictions in Northern Virginia. A landlord usually first becomes aware of the program when a potential renter calls up asking “Do you accept housing vouchers or Section 8?”. The question is – should you?

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Can I Airbnb my Fairfax County investment property?

Short-term rentals have transformed from being an annoyance neighbors had to put up with to a booming industry and a force to be reckoned with. Is it right for you and your property?