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Joanna Jensen, Real Estate Pro in 94566
Joanna Jensen answered:
Renting in the Bay Area
Well, to be honest, a land lord can only charge first month, and security deposit. Depending on if the property is furnished, then they can charge a higher deposit or if the landlord a ... more
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Teresa Sadle…, Renter in San Diego, CA
Teresa Sadler-shelton asked:
How hard is it to get a renter to rent you an apartment in San Diego, California, with a credit score of 640? Hi! I'm being forced to move due to a third party purchasing the low income building that I've been residing in for the past year. I had always lived with someone else or lived in a motel…
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Rental Basics in 92101
Cecil Memmers, Home Buyer in Henderson, NV
Cecil Memmers answered:
Moving to Henderson in June - but never been! Want a 1K sq ft condo under $900. Lots avail. but uncertain about safety/neighborhoods. Advice?
Green Valley North is a little sketchy. Gibson Springs is still nice as is Green Valley South. Henderson is a broad area and some of the old parts are not considered that desirable to l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 11:37pm Rental Basics in Henderson
bluegrasskat1, Home Buyer in Safety Harbor, FL
bluegrasskat1 answered:
What certifications/licenses do we need to be a property management company in Florida?
Call the Institute of Real Estate Management. I believe it you are managing less than ten units, the rules are different. You do not need a Broker's License in the state of FL but may ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 5:11pm Rental Basics in 32766
Jean-leon Ma…, Real Estate Pro in Camelback East, Phoe...
Jean-leon Magnotto answered:
On Site Property Manager
Everything is negotiable, I've even seen some smaller complexes where a manger is paid via a free unit to live in. Good luck !
1 vote Share Flag Wed Jul 9, 2014 Rental Basics in 90221
jessievera10, Renter in Jacksonville, FL
jessievera10 answered:
If a psychiatrist lives in a rental building, can they rent another one-bedroom apartment in the same building and use as an office?
I also think it applies to the rules of the apartment building you are wishing to practice in. I have heard of a psychiatrist working out of their own personal home though. I also once ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 9, 2014 Rental Basics in Upper East Side
Renee Burrows, Real Estate Pro in Las Vegas, NV
Renee Burrows answered:
I would like a 6 month lease then month to month. In anyone's experience are house owners willing to do this?
Yes! Your rental payment may be a little higher than you see advertised for market value one year leases but there are owners who will consider it!
http://lasvegashouserentals.info/
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in Seven Hills
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Can I be evicted if: owner invited me to live in adj. apartment as compensation for work in a partnership with him. I have an agreement in writing
Hello Krissy, this is a rather unique and legal question. You should consult with an attorney but there is a free legal advice service that can answer your question. Eviction takes abou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in Oakland
Sivya Weis, Real Estate Pro in Hoboken, NJ
Sivya Weis answered:
Professional couple working in Manhattan looking for a 2 bedroom, 2 bath 1,000 square foot apartment, well located for transit and neighborhood.
Dear Sue:

Feel free to reach out to me. I'm happy to assist you in your home search. I specialize in the Hoboken, Jersey City and all of Hudson County real estate market. I can as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in 07030
Tristam Biel…, Real Estate Pro in Highland Park, Los A...
Tristam Bielecki answered:
Is it mandatory to have a home inspection in San Francisco prior to renting a home?
I have never heard of that and I don't believe it is mandatory in SF. IF you want to check the rules and regulations specific to SF, take a look here: http://www.sfrb.org/index.aspx?pag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in 94118
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Realtor trying to pull a fast one... Wants me to sign exclusive rights agreement ... AFTER EVERYTHING IS FINISHED
Consider another discussion with the agent, perhaps the landlord is paying the commission....
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in McLean
Nicole Owens, Renter in 28208
Nicole Owens answered:
REALTORS WHO ACCEPT SECTION 8
section 8 in charlotte nc only
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Rental Basics in Greensboro
Samuel Rymer, Real Estate Pro in Boston, MA
Samuel Rymer answered:
For a renter arriving from overseas, with no SSN/ ITIN / US credit history yet, what documents does s/he need in order to rent an apartment in Boston?
It depends on what your traveling for and who the owner is. Students need an I-20 for the most part, but I've had ESL( English As a Second Language) students get approved just using the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 7, 2014 Rental Basics in Boston
Tristam Biel…, Real Estate Pro in Highland Park, Los A...
Tristam Bielecki answered:
How flexible are landlords with move-in dates when we have rent to pay where we are? (double rent)
All landlords are going to have a different view on this, however delaying move-in will be costing them money in lost revenue, and its a very hot rental market right now so most landlor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 7, 2014 Rental Basics in Anaheim
Chandravathi…, Renter in Milpitas, CA
Chandravathi Kummithi asked:
1 bed room 715sqe availablu now
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 6, 2014 Rental Basics in Milpitas
Michael Mcco…, Real Estate Pro in Indianapolis, IN
Michael Mccormick answered:
How do I Report a Rental Activity on My Tax Return?
you really need a tax accountant for the first year or so to help you
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 6, 2014 Rental Basics in Indianapolis
seanvazquez2…, Real Estate Pro in Las Cruces, NM
seanvazquez2013 answered:
I'm moving in about 9 months back to New Mexico. I'm wondering if there are any places that don't restrict breeds?
Hello Jean,

In what month are you planning to move? I am not currently restricting any breeds on my property and my home will be available on August 1, 2014. Feel free to take a look ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 6, 2014 Rental Basics in Las Cruces
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