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Ryan Schwart…, Real Estate Pro in Naples, FL
Ryan Schwartz: 239.244.1559 answered:
what will I need to show proof of income if I receive child support to rent a apartment/home?
Hi Darius,
Different landlords require different documentation in order to rent a property. Bank statements as well as court documents should be able to suffice. If you have any furthe ... more
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Suzanne MacD…, Real Estate Pro in 07856
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
I rented a house 2 weeks after it sold in CA. Can I see the sellers disclosure. There is mold in house and landlord claims nothing was disclosed.
Mold isn't nearly the bugaboo it is made out to be. What kind of mold? Are you allergic to mold? How much mold? There is mold in the air you breathe whether you are inside or out. ... more
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Liv Kellgren…, Real Estate Pro in Temecula, CA
Liv Kellgren And Art Mason answered:
How can I find legitimate Rent to own properties. I live in San Jacinto, CA 92582. I have bad credit so I think this could be a good option for me.
A lease option to buy sounds attractive at the outset and does work for some people. We have seen too many of the bad cases when it did not work for people trying to buy to be big fans ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 8:05pm Rental Basics in Temecula
Liv Kellgren…, Real Estate Pro in Temecula, CA
Liv Kellgren And Art Mason answered:
I am looking for a safe apartment complex in Temecula, any suggestions of what are some good places and what are some not so good places?
My Mother lives in Cape May Apartments in Harveston. I have found this to be a really safe and good quality complex.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 7:56pm Rental Basics in Temecula
Jeff and Kaye…, Real Estate Pro in Colorado Springs, CO
Jeff and Kaye Piggot answered:
Are tenants responsible to have the carpets cleaned upon move out?
I agree with the answers below, it is standard. However, if it does not say so specifically in the lease agreement they do not have to be cleaned.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:45am Rental Basics in Wilmington
Chris, Renter in Cliffside Park, NJ
Chris asked:
I recently moved into a condo unit, and quickly noticed a bug problem. Is my landlord responsible for hiring an exterminator? I moved into the unit 1.5 months ago. We found the bug problem right away. My previous apartment was a brand new building, and completely bug-free for the 4 years I lived there. So I am…
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:34am Rental Basics in New Jersey
Heather Marie…, Home Buyer in Big River, CA
Heather Marie Reid asked:
Hi my family and I our getting evicted. The landlord gave us a three day pay or quit notice. well it took us about a week to pay it, however we did. t Hi my family and I our getting evicted. The landlord gave us a three day pay or quit notice. well it took us about a week to pay it, however we did. then when I sent the money I reported…
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:02am Rental Basics in Big River
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
The best way to go about finding a house or townhome to rent
Sara,
Be very suspicious of online offers that sound too good to be true. Scams are common here and on any site that allow the public to post rentals. If someone wants you to send m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 12:59am Rental Basics in 92646
E. Danette J…, Real Estate Pro in 76063
E. Danette Jones answered:
Can anyone give me leads on second chance rental homes in the Dallas/Desoto/CedarHill/Lancaster area. I have an eviction from 2009.
Hi There!

Please give me a call or Email. I may be able to help you!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Dallas
Michael Druc…, Real Estate Pro in 10022
Michael Druckman answered:
who pays realtor for commercial real estate in New york city?
In Manhattan, the commission is paid by the landlord.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in 10022
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
What are the things you need if you want to check on the "Rent to own" homes. I have seen that on so many sites when looking to rent home.
Pam,
Rent to own in general is a bad idea. First you'll have few homes if any to choose from. The terms are generally a large nonrefundable deposit up front and over market rent, only ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Big Bear City
jinandhannah, Home Buyer in Taylors, SC
jinandhannah asked:
Questions about leasing an apartment . Hello,
I have some questions about leasing an apartment.

I live in NJ and I am gong to relocate in greenville SC
1 month ago I went to find an apartment.
And I found one we talked…
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Taylors
davis-partri…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
davis-partridge answered:
if a tenant pluggs up sink who pays for the plumber?
It depends on your lease contract. In my personal experience, this sort of thing is usually covered by the landlord. They usually factor these kinds of regular maintenance issues into ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in 92262
fosterkicks99, Other/Just Looking in 78052
fosterkicks99 answered:
Do I need to provide appliance for my tenants? Question for PM.
It all depends on if you can find a tenant that is willing to rent under those conditions. I usually rent from a place where at least the kitchen is "furnished" with a microwave, oven, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Atlanta
Birgit Moenk…, Real Estate Pro in 33914
Birgit Moenkemoeller answered:
Is it easy te rent out a condo in Cape Coral?
Hi it truly depends on location as well if it is furnished or not and of course short term vacation rental or long term.Please contact me direct so I can get the right information and h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Cape Coral
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Is there a company that will find rentals? Like a realtor but for rent
Actually, Realtors can help you find rentals. I own a rental property, and for the past 10 years have used a Realtor I know (who specializes in rentals) to find tenants. Honestly, thoug ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in 80016
Jennifer Sus…, Real Estate Pro in 33432
Jennifer Susanne Sommers answered:
Are there companies in Boca Raton which specialize in rentals only?
Dear Corinne,

Like any specialty, yes, there are companies in Boca Raton which specialize just in rentals. Are you looking for somebody to represent your properties?

Best,

J ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Boca Raton
Amber Johnson, Other/Just Looking in Brookhaven, Raleigh,...
Amber Johnson answered:
Does it make sense to replace carpet with laminate flooring in rental property?
I think it depend on the area and how much you want to put into it. I would say it is better to get carpet. I think it is a better investment. I think that most people prefer to have ca ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Rental Basics in Hillsboro
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