Winter-Proofing Your Rental Property

When you’re living in Chicago or anywhere near the Great Lakes, winter comes early. You have to make sure your investments are safe during this time.  With so many components to maintaining a house, winterizing your home is the smartest investment. Whether it’s your primary residence or your rental properties, there are many things you…

The Best Tenant

I had a vacancy in an upper unit 3-bedroom in one of my properties. I put new windows in the bedrooms and did some updates to it. It took me 2 months to get it in rentable condition. I was extremely happy when I finally finished. I hired a less than enthusiastic real estate agent…

Quick Tips for Landlords 1

When you have a rental property there might be a few small things that you will overlook.  But they add up and could lead to big expenses down the road. Furnace filters  Depending if you have a furnace or not (boiler) these filters are very important and if not changed they can blow up your…