Every Landlord's Legal Guide
Nolo, 2008 - Business & Economics - 483 pages
An all-in-one authoritative guide every landlord needs
Every Landlord's Legal Guide is the most comprehensive and up-to-date legal and practical guide for residential landlords. The best, most effective way to make and save money as a landlord is to keep up with the law --and with Every Landlord's Legal Guide, you can do all that and more.
From move-in to move-out, this book covers a wide range of issues, including fair housing, repairs, sublets, screening for good tenants, environmental hazards such as mold and bed bugs (yes, bed bugs). You'll find legal and practical solutions backed by many 50-state charts with specific laws for each state. This complete resource will help you avoid hassles and headaches -- not to mention legal fees.
Here is everything you need to:
prepare a lease or rental agreement
collect and return deposits
avoid discrimination charges
hire a property manager
keep up with repairs and maintenance
deal with problem tenants
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Very comprehensiveUser Review - newsewer - Overstock.com
This book helped me as I took on the role of Landlord. It answered all of my questions and helped me with forms for leases applications etc. Im glad I had this book when I went to meet prospective tenants. Read full review
My personal library includes several books on property management and landlordin'....I refer to each of them from time to time, but this is a MUST have book for the do it yourself Landlord. This book provides detailed information that allows me to handle a situation with confidence. Most highly recommended.