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Is a Property Manager Also A Debt Collector?

The Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) was created as a way to protect consumers from fraudulent collections practices. These protections include when and how a debt collector can contact a consumer and the options available to the...

Landlord advice: How to Rent to Students

Student housing is a lucrative and flourishing industry and many property owners would love to break into the market. Many landlords are also wary of renting to college students for fear that their property will not be properly maintained. If your...

5 Landlord Tips for Collecting Back Rent

Managing a single unit, student or military housing or any multi-family property requires due diligence on the part of the landlord or property owner. Not only should the tenants be screened properly ahead of time, landlords must have a clear...