It takes an incredible amount of know-how to be a successful landlord. Idiot's Guides: Making Money with Rental Properties is written by experts who have made the mistakes and learned the lessons. They have become successful at spotting high-rent properties, buying them at the right price and time, and finding tenants who pay on time and stay for the long haul. Loaded with practical tips for the new or prospective landlord, you will quickly learn what to do and what not to do when getting into the rental property game.
About the Author
Kimberly Smith is a world expert on furnished monthly rentals and a licensed real estate broker in both Colorado and California. A Certified Corporate Housing Professional (CCHP), she has more than 17 years in real estate property management experience. She has been interviewed on CNBC’s Realty News and has been featured in the New York Times, USA Today, LA Times, Denver Post, and many other publications. She has published dozens of articles in trade publications, such as Mobility magazine for the Employee Relocation Council (ERC) and ColoradoBiz magazine. She is a successful entrepreneur with her first company featured for three consecutive years on Inc. magazine’s 5,000 fastest-growing companies list, chosen as the 2010 CHPA Company of the Year, and honored with many other awards and recognitions.
Lisa Iannuci is a 20-year award-winning veteran of magazine and book publishing, having written articles for USA Weekend, Shape, Parenting, Frequent Flyer, the Los Angeles Times Travel section, the Cooperator (a condo and co-op monthly), and more. She is the author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Green Building and Remodeling, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Success as a Property Manager, and Bowling for Dummies.