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Quick Ways to Improve Rental Property Cash Flow

Quick Ways to Improve Rental Property Cash Flow

Most people believe that the day they become a landlord is the day they stop working. They think that all you need to do is to invest in a property and that it’s smooth sailing from there. The money will arrive in your account without needing to lift a finger.  In reality, a landlord has a lot of responsibilities and the proper ...

What is COVID-19: A Video Explainer

What is COVID-19: A Video Explainer

Here’s what we know about the coronavirus known as COVID-19, and ways that our #WYLCitizens can help stop the spread. View this post on Instagram Here’s what we know about the coronavirus known as #covid_19, and ways that our #WYLCitizens can help stop the spread. A post shared by WhoseYourLandlo ...

Communication Between Landlords and Tenants: COVID-19 Edition

Communication Between Landlords and Tenants: COVID-19 Edition

Last week was the first week of the month, meaning that rent was due for many #WYLCitizens around the country. If you were impacted by COVID-19 and are unable to pay your rent, make sure you communicate that with your landlord ASAP. View this post on Instagram Tomorrow is the first of the month, ...

What to do if you can't Pay your Bills: COVID-19 Edition

What to do if you can't Pay your Bills: COVID-19 Edition

#WYLCitizens, if you're unable to pay your bills due to COVID-19, here are some steps you can take courtesy of @AOC Ocasio-Cortez and our CEO, @Chief_Ofo.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by WhoseYourLandlord (@wylcommunity) on Mar 26, 2020 at 5:43pm PDT Want more timely tips and information ...

What to do During a COVID-19 Outbreak in Your Community

What to do During a COVID-19 Outbreak in Your Community

In light of the new coronavirus known as COVID-19, we created some guides that you can use to help yourself and others during this time. Let’s spread accurate and factual information #WYLCitizens. View this post on Instagram In light of the new coronavirus known as COVID-19, we created some guides that yo ...

Take Ownership Podcast: A Landlord's Take on COVID-19

Take Ownership Podcast: A Landlord's Take on COVID-19

Here at WYL, our mission is to empower and inform our communities and that's what we plan to do during this unprecedented time. We're committed to providing information and resources that all #WYLCitizens can use during COVID-19 to deal with the crisis in real-time. We put together these clips from episodes of the WYL Take Owner ...

COVID-19 Government Stimulus Package 2020: A Video Explanation

COVID-19 Government Stimulus Package 2020: A Video Explanation

We broke down the things you need to know about the COVID-19 government stimulus package and what it means for our #WYLCitizens. https://youtu.be/y7qiMfPVBLM ...

How to Talk to Your Landlord About COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

How to Talk to Your Landlord About COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

The coronavirus pandemic is quickly changing how the world operates, with new developments happening every day. As the disease continues to spread, workplaces and businesses have shut down to avoid spreading it further. Although social distancing measures and stay at home orders have been deemed necessary for slowing the rate of the viru ...

Stay Informed: Your Comprehensive Guide to Staying Safe During COVID-19

Stay Informed: Your Comprehensive Guide to Staying Safe During COVID-19

The COVID-19 epidemic has hit our country and the world. As we navigate these difficult and unprecedented times, it's important to get the most accurate and up to date information. Local and federal governments are working together to keep everyone safe and it's paramount that we all do our part and follow the instructions we're be ...

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

Imagine touring a rental property with green shag carpet, wood-paneled walls and a 1960s Frigidaire Flair oven. You probably wouldn't be super enthused — you might even bolt for the door. Odds are, if you feel this way about outdated spaces, so do your renters.  If your property has any of the preceding elements or if it simply ...

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Ask someone about the US Army and they’ll tell you all about war; their family who have served in previous wars, their stance on war. War, war, war. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxtbzXPtUZM More than War The reality is, the US Army is way more than the combat we visualize when we hear the word “war.” To be honest, ma ...

How to Get Your Security Deposit Back From Your Landlord

How to Get Your Security Deposit Back From Your Landlord

Security deposits are usually required when leasing apartments. Although it's uncommon for a landlord or an apartment manager to waive this fee, renters that have unblemished credit may be able to rent a property without having to pay this additional fee.  If you have paid a security deposit fee upon signing your apartment le ...