Landlord

Rental Verification – When COURTESY Creates LIABILITY

2019-03-05T23:43:58+00:00February 12th, 2019|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Landlord, Legal Procedures, Property Manager, Rentals, Small Business, Strategy|

What information can you ask for, and what information should the old landlord provide? In the rental industry, it has become common practice that when landlords qualify potential applicants, they send out rental verification forms to previous landlords. This is a good way to get some insight into how the applicant will be as a [...]

The 10 Surprising Housing Markets Poised to Rule in 2019

2019-01-05T02:25:06+00:00January 8th, 2019|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord, Market Changes, Property Management, Rentals, Strategy|

Going into the new year, just about everyone has heard the big news: The real estate market is slowing down. Crazy annual price spikes are waning, more properties are hitting the market, and there are fewer buyers to compete with. Everyone is wondering what that means for 2019. Will all long-frustrated, aspiring homeowners finally be able crack open [...]

DEALING WITH DOG BITES AND ATTACKS—THE DOG MUST GO

2019-03-05T23:43:59+00:00January 3rd, 2019|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Small Business, Strategy|

Whether its due to an influx of assisted animals or because landlords are becoming more pet-friendly, anecdotally, we have seen an increase in the number of animals in rentals.  As a result, we are seeing an increase in incidents involving dog bites and attacks.  In Arizona, the owner of a dog is strictly liable for [...]

Why are the Credit Bureaus Moving Backwards?

2019-03-05T23:43:59+00:00December 27th, 2018|AZREIA, Credit Reports, Debt Relief, Did You Know..., Investing, Judgements, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Market Changes, Small Business, Strategy|

As an investor I like to buy houses for the investment, but the truth is, my real love is technology. I’m amazed at how far the technology has come in cars for example from a horse and buggy to the fully electric Tesla; a lot about cars has changed. For those who grew up in [...]

THE APPLICATION STANDARD IS YOUR FRIEND

2019-03-05T23:44:00+00:00December 20th, 2018|AZREIA, Creative, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Management, Property Manager, Rentals, Strategy|

Over the years, we at WZP Legal, have presented at AZREIA and written numerous articles for this newsletter, about the importance of fair housing laws. Whenever we give a presentation, AZREIA members come to us with a “quick question” and ask us what is the best thing they can do, to avoid violating fair housing [...]