Word To The Wise Is Sufficient –
The very first thing does not require any reading or form – it only requires your smart phone (or whatever camera you choose) – MAKE SURE YOU TAKE PLENTY OF PICTURES OF YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY BEFORE THE RENTER MOVES IN. AND, OF COURSE, TAKE PHOTOS IMMEDIATELY AFTER THAT RENTER MOVES OUT.
See the CREDIT REPORT section of RPOAMM Website.
See the TENANT REPORT section of RPOAMM Website.
See FAIR HOUSING section of RPOAMM Website.
This is a current “hot topic” with legislative activity pending – watch the LEGISLATIVE and NEWS sections of RPOAMM Website.
This has been a very difficult issue for Rental Property Owners in which the lease provides that the renter pays the utilities and then when the renter leaves and doesn’t pay the utility bill balances (especially water/sewage). This continues to be a topic being pursued by the Legislative Council of which RPOAMM is a member and any updates will be reported in the LEGISLATIVE section of RPOAMM Website.
Current “hot topic” in Lansing … follow developments in Bulletin Board, Latest News section of RPOAMM Website.
See SB 72 review in LAWS & RULES section of RPOAMM Website
URL for International Building Code reference –
See LAWS & RULES section of RPOAMM Website
See FAIR HOUSING section of RPOAMM Website
Consider statement in your lease that prior to occupancy the prospective renter verifies there are no infestation issues (i.e. bed bugs)
LEAD BASE PAINT – Please reference pages 29 & 40 of “Tenants and Landlords: A Practical Guide”
On Your Application – authorize Credit Report verification – see CREDIT REPORT section of RPOAMM Website.