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In many places across the state, rents are still below pre-pandemic levels, yet costs for housing providers have continued to rise. Those increased...

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Credit scores are an integral part of everyone’s financial life. A good credit score can unlock savings and other financial benefits, like...

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Conducting an informational inspection/walkthrough of your rental property is important periodically - we recommend at least once a year. It allows...

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Financial independence means that income from your investments (like, oh, I don’t know, rental properties) is enough to cover your living...

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We are starting the year off with some exciting news! You can use the new RMAP with confidence knowing that you will continue to meet the FCRA and...

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I have to say that September is my favorite month here in Washington State. It’s the 2nd driest month, (which I appreciate more and more with...

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It’s not uncommon for property owners and management companies to use an unlicensed maintenance person or ‘Handyman’ to do lots of...

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A few years before working for DTG Recycle, I bought a duplex in Renton and did a full remodel inside and out. I had a lot of garbage to clean up,...

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The 2020 state legislative session ended in March, and with it came substantial changes to several components of landlord-tenant law. Below is a...

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In the past, we mostly saw roommate groups in college areas. Now, adults of all ages are likely to share rental homes in order to manage the high...

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Seattle (March 14, 2020) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan signed an emergency order to put into place a temporary moratorium on residential evictions,...

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The Puget Sound region is presently experiencing the highest rate of COVID-19 illness in the country and the virus is impacting many elements of...

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