Living Legacy

Effective Tenant Screening and Selection for Landlords

Effective Tenant Screening and Selection for Landlords

One of the most important tasks for landlords in Baltimore is finding quality tenants who will pay rent on time, take care of the property, and abide by the lease agreement. Tenant screening and selection is crucial for achieving this goal, as it helps identify potential red flags and ensure that only qualified applicants are […]

Resolving Tenant Disputes : A Guide for Landlords

While most landlord-tenant relationships are harmonious, there may be times when disputes arise. As a landlord, it is important to be prepared and know how to effectively resolve tenant disputes to maintain a positive and productive rental environment. Here’s a guide to help you navigate tenant dispute resolution in US: Communicate openly and actively listen […]

Rental Licensing & Registration

Rental licensing

Baltimore City now requires ALL residential rental units to be registered, inspected, and licensed to ensure that they meet basic safety and maintenance requirements. Previously one- and two-family dwellings were not required to be inspected and licensed to operate as a rental. On August 1, 2018, a new law took effect requiring all Baltimore City rental properties, including […]