10 tips if you’re renting out your home

| March 18, 2019

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If you’re going to be away from home for a while, you might be considering renting out your house so you can earn some extra cash. You may as well let your house earn its keep, right? It’s not like you’re going to be using it anyway. Renting your home, though it may seem like a great idea, opens you up to liability. Here are ten things to keep in mind if you’re going to rent your home. 10 tips when you’re renting out your home. 1. Get references from potential renters. Before you turn your home over to your renters, be sure to get references from them to make sure everything checks out. These are the people who are going to be living in your house, after all, so it’s important to do your due diligence about whoever your tenants will be. So, take the time to make a few phone calls. This is especially important if they’re going to be there for a while. 2. Have a rental agreement. The rental agreement is extremely important – you have to be on the same page as the people who are renting your home. Having a clear and detailed rental agreement can help you do that. Your rental agreement should include the following: The terms of the rental.

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