Nobody want’s a bad tenant wasting their time and money. There are bad tenants out there, but rest assured there are also plenty of good tenants too. Here are a couple tips to help you spot the bad ones before it’s too late.
Signs That You Should Avoid That Tenant
- Hesitation to fill an application – this could be a sign that the tenant wants to withhold information from you.
- In a rush to rent – make sure he’s not looking for a place to hide.
- Multiple employments in 2 years – this could mean that the tenant has a non serious attitude towards work and might be unable to pay rent on time.
- Multiple home addresses in recent years – hoping from one apartment to another could also be a sign of inability to pay rent and avoiding lawsuit from landlord.
- Waving money in your face – as lucrative as a 3 month rent in advance may sound, investigate further before accepting it.
- Signs of intoxication – tenants who appear to be intoxicated should be avoided.
- Ignorant to the property’s condition – a tenant who is oblivious to the condition of the property is likely to never keep it in good condition.
- Accompanied by many people – beware of a bunch of people who come to see your property, they might be planning something.
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