Spruce Up Your HouseBy Tim Herriage, Managing Director B2R Finance

If you live in Boston and have been buried under 50 inches of snow, it may not feel like spring yet — but the groundhog notwithstanding — spring is right around the corner.…

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How to Winterize Your Rental Property November 10, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

Winterize

The clocks have been turned back, the leaves are falling and the weather is getting cooler. Signs are all about that winter is just around the corner. It’s not too late to get your rental properties winterized to keep the …

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7 Strategies for Retaining Great Tenants July 22, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Renters

7 Strategies for Retaining Great TenantsMaintaining the same tenants in your rental properties year after year can be a huge benefit to your investment property business. As a landlord, it prevents periods when the property is empty and you are not receiving rental income. It …

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4 Tips for Prescreening Your Rental Tenants June 30, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Renters

3The prescreening process for your rental property tenants is a critical first step in ensuring a long-term professional relationship. These 4 tips will be useful as you review potential tenants and determine who will be signing your lease:

The Phone

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6 Top Online Resources for Landlords June 4, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

Today there are multiple online resources to assist landlords with everything from lease agreement templates to collecting rent. Below is a list of sites worth checking out:

Rental and Lease Agreementsezlandlordforms.com. This site will provide you with …

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The Top Nine Tax Deductions for Landlords April 1, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Landlords, Real Estate

Rental real estate provides more tax benefits than almost any other investment. Below is a list of rental income deductions available for you to consider when preparing your taxes:

  1. Interest – Interest is often a landlord’s single biggest deductible expense.
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5 Useful Apps for Landlords January 24, 2014

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Contractors, Landlords, Real Estate

There are apps for almost everything and everyone. With highly custom apps available for specific professions like engineers, lawyers and doctors, landlords are no exception.

There are several apps which have been created with the daily needs of landlords in …

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