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Rental Basics in 78208 : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Jul 21, 2011
Don Groff answered:
When you rent a house you are dealing with the individual landlord and each will have different points of reference when looking at your application. If you have a perfect rental history that would be a strong point for me approving you depending on what else is on your credit report or public records.

Be honest and straight with the potential landlord and you will have the best chance possible of getting approved.

Best of luck to you.

Don Groff
REALTOR® | Mortgage Broker
Keller Williams Realty | 360 Lending Group
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Tue Dec 16, 2008
Travis Foote answered:
Hi Rebecca,

If you are overseas, then you should most definitely have a Property Management Company taking care of your home for you. They will market the property for you, screen your tenants, enforce the lease, handle maintenance issues, etc. Do not try to do this yourself. And do not rely on an Agent who does not have experience managing rental homes, dealing with tenants, and enforcing lease agreements. ... more
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