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10 Tips for First Time Multifamily Investors – #4 – Run Staff Credit/Background Checks

theRRD CEO Joe Killinger and special guest, Commercial Brokers International CEO, George Pino, talk about tips for first time multifamily investors. This is Part 4 of a 10 part series. Part 5 will be available tomorrow. To see the rest…

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Top 5 Things Property Managers and Landlords Need To Do

by Joe Killinger CEO, theRRD.com Property managers & landlords must ensure their property is performing well financially and has great tenants & employees. The following are 5 must-dos that you should keep in mind for your asset: Know your market –…

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10 Questions a Landlord Should Ask When Interviewing Management Companies

by Joe Killinger CEO, theRRD.com Finding a reputable property management company can be quite daunting as it is difficult to really know how well the company is run.  We have put together a list of items you should ask when…

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Most Common Employment Screening Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Successful companies all have one thing in common: hard-working, efficient employees. While you won’t always be able to determine which workers will fit best in their roles in your company, choosing the right screening service can help weed out undesirable candidates based…

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Why are Equifax, Transunion, and Experian Credit Reports Different?

When a credit report is pulled on an individual, it is coming from one of three companies called Equifax, Transunion, or Experian.  A company may pull credit from one or all three bureaus based on their needs.  Because these are…

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Top 10 Lies on Resumes

If you’ve ever felt compelled to stretch the truth on your resume to make yourself seem more qualified, you’re not alone.  Current statistics say that more than half of resumes contain lies.  It’s perplexing as to why anyone would fabricate…

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Warning Signs of a Bad Hire

If you’ve ever hired the wrong person, you know the consequences of hiring mistakes. Time and energy spent hiring someone and training them equals money lost.  While you can’t avoid all hiring mistakes, there are warning signs to watch for during the…

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What goes into Employee Background Checks: The OFAC Patriot Act Search

  Following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Congress passed the lengthily named “Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act,” commonly known as the “Patriot Act.”  This piece of legislation was aimed…

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How to Screen a Prospective Employee

Screening a prospective employee happens before, during, and after the interview.  By breaking it into parts you can compare and contrast interactions and you will also be able to ensure that you don’t miss important details.  Quick decisions on a…

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Turning Real Estate Upside Down!

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