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RentPrep For Landlords is a podcast that dives deep into the world of being a landlord. Host Andrew Schultz discusses everything from gruesome tenant evictions to simple strategies to keep your sanity as a landlord. Past guests include Dan Lane of Rental Income Podcast, J. Massey of Cash Flow Diary, Tim Shiner featured in BiggerPockets, Clayton Morris, Mark Ferguson Invest four more, Emily with RentalRookie.

RentPrep For Landlords is a podcast that dives deep into the world of being a landlord. Host Andrew Schultz discusses everything from gruesome tenant evictions to simple strategies to keep your sanity as a landlord. Past guests include Dan Lane of Rental Income Podcast, J. Massey of Cash Flow Diary, Tim Shiner featured in BiggerPockets, Clayton Morris, Mark Ferguson Invest four more, Emily with RentalRookie.

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RentPrep For Landlords is a podcast that dives deep into the world of being a landlord. Host Andrew Schultz discusses everything from gruesome tenant evictions to simple strategies to keep your sanity as a landlord. Past guests include Dan Lane of Rental Income Podcast, J. Massey of Cash Flow Diary, Tim Shiner featured in BiggerPockets, Clayton Morris, Mark Ferguson Invest four more, Emily with RentalRookie.

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English


Episodes

How To Prevent Landlord Burnout (Podcast #383)

7/28/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about how to prevent landlord burnout while expanding your real estate portfolio. Wondering what to do when you find out your tenants have pets without your permission? Look no further, we’ll talk about how to best handle the situation. Last, but not least, learn about a landlord who found out that their tenant was using a balcony as a source of relief for their pets. Listen in to the latest...

Duration:00:21:41

Are Section 8 Landlords In Trouble? (Podcast #382)

7/14/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about one story in Denton County, Texas where Section 8 Landlords are going to start getting fined $300. When the water is slower than usual in your rental property or any property for that matter, where’s the first place you should investigate? Last, but not least, at what point should you pass over your property’s bookkeeping to a professional? Find out in our latest podcast.

Duration:00:23:35

Pet Cleanup: Who’s Responsible? (Podcast #381)

6/30/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about who cleans up after pets once tenants move out. What happens when you have a tenant who is attempting to sell your rental while living in it? Yep, apparently, it’s a thing. Last, but not least, what is an at-will tenant and how does that differ from a tenant that is on a month-to-month lease term? Find out in our latest podcast.

Duration:00:20:50

High-End Rentals: How To Charge (Podcast #380)

6/16/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about how to charge for a high-end rental. So, your tenants call and complain about a drainage issue on the property from the garage to the basement. What are the most common ways that drainage is set up around a property? Lease renewals: Find out how much to notice to give to a tenant when thinking about renewing a lease.

Duration:00:20:03

How To Charge For Damage To Rental (Podcast #379)

6/2/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about how to go about charging tenants for any damage they caused to a rental property. So, your tenants were given a move-out date and agreed that it would work for them, but days after that date, all of their belongings are still in the rental. What do you do? As a landlord, can you request for rent up to a year? Find out on our latest podcast.

Duration:00:23:20

Best Electronic Locks For Rentals (Podcast #378)

5/19/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Property Manager & Business Owner, Andrew Schultz, chats about using electronic locks for rental properties and which ones are Rent Prep’s top picks. Can you look up a tenant’s criminal history? You sure can. But, what you can do with the information is a puzzle on its own. Find out more by listening to our latest podcast.

Duration:00:20:06

Tenant Requests Repairs: Does Landlord Pay? (Podcast #377)

5/5/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, chats about tenants that make a request for an unnecessary repair or upgrade. When dealing with contractors for your rental, find out if it is the tenant or the landlord’s responsibility to let the workers in. Last, but not least, find out what a landlord should do when a tenant is allowing their children to create unsafe conditions at a rental property.

Duration:00:17:52

Should You Use Realtors To Find Tenants? (Podcast #376)

4/21/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, chats about using a realtor to find and screen your potential tenants. We’ll also go over a recent story about squatters that moved into a family’s newly purchased home. Let’s just say the family was surprised to find people living there after just buying the property on the market.

Duration:00:23:43

How To Sell + Purchase Rentals (Podcast #375)

4/7/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, discusses how long to give tenants to vacate a rental property that you are selling. We'll also go over what to request prior to purchasing an income property. For example, current leases, payment history of tenants and more. Last, but not least, should landlords photograph a fully-furnished apartment or an empty rental? What attracts tenants more? Find out in our latest podcast.

Duration:00:24:01

How To Deal With Messy Tenants (Podcast #374)

3/24/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, discusses messy tenants and the negative impact that they can have on your property. What’s better for profitability, a condo or a single-family rental? If conditions were nearly exactly the same, which would you choose and why? We’ll discuss our answer. Last, but not least, find out the steps to possibly take when you have a hoarding tenant that is protected under the Fair Housing Act.

Duration:00:17:09

Rental Emergency Funds: What To Know (Podcast #373)

3/10/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, discusses the importance of emergency funds for rental properties, how much to save, where to save and more. Sometimes, tenants just don’t get along. As a landlord, it’s crucial to know how to deal with fighting tenants. Last, but not least, we’ll go over our top tips for converting a single-family rental to a multi-family unit.

Duration:00:16:11

Rental Listing Scams: How To Avoid? (Podcast #372)

2/24/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, discusses the topic of rental property scams. What do you do if someone swipes your property photos to create a fake listing? Find out. Sometimes during the application process, you’ll come across applicants applying from out of state. If you’re accepting an out-of-state applicant, it’s important to make sure you follow the proper protocols to obtain a signed agreement and security deposit. We’ll also chat about the industry’s best...

Duration:00:20:09

Unauthorized Pets & People In Rental (Podcast #371)

2/10/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, explores the topic of landlords stumbling across unauthorized pets in a rental property as well as guests! Find out how to approach your tenant about the situation, when and how to send a notice to tenants to remove the pets and people and more. We’ll also chat about the latest COVID-19 precautions to take when dealing with tenants including a tenant’s rights pertaining to COVID-19 and your rights as a landlord.

Duration:00:18:28

Cleaning Fees For Rental: What To Know (Podcast #370)

1/27/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, explores the topic of cleaning fees for rental properties including a discussion around how to charge and price out the services. My oh my! If you’ve recently discovered asbestos on your property, you might be wondering how to handle the situation, especially if you have a tenant currently living in the rental. No worries, we’ve got you covered! Last, but not least, we’ll chat about tenants that want to use property for office-use. Are...

Duration:00:17:26

Restraining Orders Against Landlords (Podcast #369)

1/13/2022
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, chats about tenant-proofing a rental including what appliances to invest in, services and more. Yikes! What should a landlord do when a tenant refuses to fill out a W9 and why would a tenant need to fill out a W9 anyways? Last, but not least, we’ll chat about a problem tenant that is claiming that people are forcefully breaking into a rental. Listen in now!

Duration:00:20:11

Help! Tenant Is A Hoarder (Podcast #368)

12/30/2021
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, goes over what to do if your tenant is a hoarder including what to expect when you want to take action. Lease renewals are always a hot topic amongst landlords. But, how far in advance should a landlord propose the signing of a new lease? Last, but not least, rental applicants that want to rent site-unseen from you are not uncommon. We’ll give you a few best practices on how to screen these specific tenants.

Duration:00:24:05

House Hacking: Who Pays For What? (Podcast #367)

12/16/2021
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, how important it is to have a plan of action going into a house hacking scenario. We learn the story of one landlord that was doubting hiring a property management company because of costs. So, how much should someone pay? Last, but not least, what does a landlord do if they find evidence of smoking after the tenant moves out? To charge or not to charge, that is the question.

Duration:00:20:49

How To Spot Fake Paystubs (Podcast #366)

12/2/2021
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, discusses the rise of fake paystubs and the impact it can have on landlords during the rental application process. What happens when you find a highly-recommended painter to fix up your rental property, but they don’t have something like business liability insurance? We’ll go over the best practices for hiring independent contractors. Discover the story of a tenant that signed a $10,000 contract to have a rental property bathroom...

Duration:00:23:04

Renting To Traveling Nurses (Podcast #365)

11/18/2021
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, explores the ins and out of renting out your property to traveling professionals, such as nurses. If your rental is near a college, sometimes students put down a loan as a source of income. But, can student loans be used for housing? Find out the pros and cons of this specific scenario. Last, but not least, your tenant loses their job, now what? Discover how to go about the process of working with your now unemployed tenant.

Duration:00:21:52

How To Prevent Lease Violations (Podcast #364)

11/4/2021
In this week’s episode, Podcast Host, Andrew Schultz, goes over his tips and tricks to ensure that tenants remain in compliance with their lease agreements. This past year’s rental market has been on both sides of the spectrum; in some areas, rents are being raised, in other areas, rent just isn’t being paid. Here’s our outlook on the current state of the rental market. Last, but not least, when does one list a tenant-occupied property for rent? Find out in our latest podcast.

Duration:00:12:10