Subtitled: Why you should use the MLS for your rental property
This is a tale of shame, with a “let me learn the lesson for you” message. It involves 3 students from Michigan who were looking for housing. Disclaimer – I was not a licensed real estate broker at the time of this narrative.
The back story
We had tenants leaving house #1. They had not been the best of tenants, and we expected to have to do a bit of clean up, but nonetheless advertised the house on Craigslist for a month after the anticipated vacating. We got a hit from 3 Michigan State students, one of whom was going to be interning at Microsoft. Yay. Now on to get the house all ready for them. Continue reading “A Tale of Two Houses”