EMERGENCY RENT RESOURCES FOR LANDLORDS AND TENANTS IN ILLINOIS

Friday, November 13

Emergency Rent in a Covid19 Pandemic Since March 2020, many landlords have been in a panic. How are they going to collect rent when their tenant is being told to not work or being forced to stay home? From a tenant's perspective, how are they going to afford their monthly bills when they do not ...


Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae Loans After You Acquire 10 Properties

Thursday, February 20

Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae only allow 10 properties...right? Right...and wrong. It depends on the loan value of the asset. For instance, if an investor purchases 10 properties (maximum of 40 units) that are considered residential (4 units or less), then that investor is capped and can not put any...


Why You Should Never Sell A Home

Friday, January 24

Holding an Appreciation Bearing Asset is Never a Bad Thing Wait….what? You mean to say…I SHOULD NEVER SELL MY HOME? But…that’s not what my Realtor told me! Yep…the propaganda is thick. Selling your home instead of holding long term and renting is a common trait these days. I mean…why would the ho...


Five Ways to Earn Wealth Through Buy and Hold Real Estate

Wednesday, February 06

Five Ways to Earn Wealth Through Rental Real EstateIn conjuction with other investments, the primary benefits of investing in rental real estate is that there are many means in which wealth can be accrued. When combining these figures into a total return on investment, which may be considered the...


​Leverage a Property Manager's Job to Save a Landlord Money

Monday, January 28

Tech is KING. Leverage Technology to be your own Property Manager and Save Money.Over the past 10 years, technology has provided a lot of tools to leverage the everyday landlord be able to manage their own rental portfolio and not have to pay a property manager to do so.Question is...with these t...


How to Perform a Rental Property Inspection and When to Do It

Friday, January 18

Move in of new tenant (conduct a move in inspection complete with photos).When moving in the new resident, our recommendation is to use a property management inspection software compatible with your needs. In the past, we have used the following : Happy InspectorZinspectorInspect and CloudSnap In...