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Mike Opyd, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Mike Opyd answered:
there are 3 potential tenants moving into my 3bd 3 bath duplex, however they asked if they can add on another tenant 6 months into the lease.
Yes absolutely. Draw up a lease specifically for the new tenant and treat them like they are a separate tenant. Make sure you screen them as well.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 12:35pm Rental Basics in Chicago
Flavia G., Renter in Arlington, VA
Flavia G. asked:
short term rental, or a 6 months lease to live Hello, I'm moving to Washington D.C for work in July 1st.
I am hoping to find in Arlington VA a short term rental, or a 6 months lease to live while the search for a permanent rental or…
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Rental Basics in Arlington
Elba Miranda, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Elba Miranda answered:
Does Trulia have Rent to Own homes ?
In orlando cell 407-952-4336 rent to own 3room 2 bathroom house veteran 1 person 1goggy 1 1\2 two floors big yard
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Rental Basics in 32822
Sheri, Renter in Peoria, AZ
Sheri answered:
Landlord lives out of state and is asking for a deposit from us to send keys so we can see the inside of a rental property. Is this normal? I'm
IT SOUNDS LIKE A SCAM TO ME AS WELL. I HAVE RECEIVED EMAILS AND PHONE CALLS LIKE THAT WHEN BUYING CARS TOO.. ITS A SCAM DONT SEND ANYTHING
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Rental Basics in Glendale
Karen Peyton, Real Estate Pro in Chandler, AZ
Karen Peyton answered:
Do you thin that all renter's should be required to purchase renter's insurance to protect their possessions in emergency situations?
No, I don't think they should be required - but full disclosure of potential loss should go without saying.
If I did property management, I would add it to my lease agreement and have ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Rental Basics in Raleigh
Rhonda Schne…, Real Estate Pro in 02818
Rhonda Schneider answered:
Is it illegal for a landlord to ask for first and last month's rent plus security when renting?
I've heard different answers to this one. But my understanding of the landlord tenant laws, is, no it is not. The security deposit can not exceed the amount of 1 month's rent. That h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 19, 2015 Rental Basics in 02886
Steve Perez, Real Estate Pro in Miami, FL
Steve Perez answered:
Any recommendation for a tenant screening?
Seconding tenantify.com! :)
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 19, 2015 Rental Basics in Miami
Gerald Feens…, Real Estate Pro in Grand Rapids, MI
Gerald Feenstra answered:
I had listed and have rented by condo but unable the remove listing from your website. can you assist in this procedure.?
Hello,

If you're having issues removing your listing, I recommend reaching out to Trulia Customer Support. They can be reached at: 1 (888) 466-3501. They should be able to assist you ... more
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Noah Seidenb…, Real Estate Pro in 60202
Noah Seidenberg answered:
What questions do you as the landlord ask of references of your future tenant?
What can you say or proove to show me that you will pay your rent on time and care for the property,
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 17, 2015 Rental Basics in Chicago
Cassandra Sm…, Real Estate Pro in Boston, MA
Cassandra Smith answered:
How does renting an apartment with a real estate agent work in Boston?
Hi Martin, You should expect to pay an agent's fee equal to one month's rent in Boston and the surrounding communities. Depending on the areas you are considering living in, you could f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 17, 2015 Rental Basics in Boston
Jeannie Chan, Renter in Los Angeles, CA
Jeannie Chan answered:
My son is moving to LA w/ a new job this June. Needs to rent. Will an offer letter count versus 2 pay stubs? Is an out-of-state guarantor accepted?
Thanks for all responses. To clarify, my son will be graduating from college with a new job offer to start in LA in June so it sounds like it will depend on the landlord/owner. Do re ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 17, 2015 Rental Basics in Hollywood
Diana Hellman, Real Estate Pro in 10538
Diana Hellman answered:
I want to look for rental apartments in Mamaroneck NY. 10538
Rentals can be gotten in both apartments and single family homes. It all depends upon your price range. You should contact an agent who services the area. For example, I can set you up ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 16, 2015 Rental Basics in Mamaroneck
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Is this apartment still for rent?
you didn't give the address

reach out to a local agent
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 16, 2015 Rental Basics in Webster Square
Cindy hamill, Home Buyer in Saint Pete Beach, FL
Cindy hamill answered:
I am re-locating to Largo with my company, I need a rental by June 1st need help locating one as most of the good ones rent to fast, need help.
Also, finding it very difficult because I have a small dog, she is a shorkie, very small 6 lbs, very well house broken and well behaved.
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 16, 2015 Rental Basics in Saint Pete Beach
Ella Banks, Renter in Desoto, TX
Ella Banks answered:
Homeowner responded back from an ad on Trulia stating they have traveled to West Africa but they want to rent house, is this legit?
THIS IS A SCAM!!!! I WAS CAUGHT LIKE THAT. THE MAN MAY BE USING ANOTHER ALIAS BUT HE CALLED HIMSELF MR. NICKELS. HE SOUNDS VERY BELIEVEABLE BUT HE IS A CON FOR SURE. $1,950 WORTH AT LE ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 16, 2015 Rental Basics in 75115
Stantonmendez, Home Buyer in Brazil, IN
Stantonmendez asked:
Is 4 West Kruzan Street house still for sale?
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 15, 2015 Rental Basics
Kodylawrence6, Home Buyer in Indianapolis, IN
Kodylawrence6 answered:
In general, who should pay for pets control in rental property?
In most cases I would assume that the home owner would take care of things like this. Unless the renter is at fault or the cause of the pests coming in which case they may be help liabl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 15, 2015 Rental Basics in Austin
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