My First Rental Rehab: 5 Lessons Learned Along the Way

What you need to know before you take on your first home rehab.

A rental property can be a great way to generate income, but when a rental sits vacant, it can quickly drain your bank account. I recently lost my long-term tenants. As I walked through my empty rental, I realized it was a

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover My Landlord Obligations?

Your rental property may need another insurance product.

Most homeowners understand that insurance is a necessity. If you’re renting your home out to a stranger, do you need more coverage than a standard homeowners policy provides? In many cases, the answer to that question is yes.

If you’re turning your home into a rental property,

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Can My Landlord Require Renters Insurance?

Can a landlord require you to have renters insurance? Should you have it regardless?

Yes, landlords can require renters insurance as a condition of leases in most states (Oklahoma is an exception). And they can ask tenants to have a minimum amount of insurance coverage. It’s a contractual issue and what a landlord says …

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