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Website Maintenance 11-9-13 and 11-10-13

Posted November 10th, 2013 No Comments

Service may be down at time during the upgrade.

Major Changes to Oregon Residential Lease Law

Posted October 3rd, 2013 No Comments

Effective January 1, 2014, Oregon changed fifteen sections of its landlord-tenant law. The changes impact applicant screening, renters insurance, tenant noncompliance, abandoned personal property, pets, and much more. Please see 2013 Oregon Laws Ch. 294 (S.B. 91). LeaseRunner redrafted its Oregon Residential Lease to incorporate the changes in landlord-tenant law. LeaseRunner’s lease documents are pre-populated […]

Major Changes To Florida Landlord Tenant Law 2013

Posted July 2nd, 2013 No Comments

Effective July 1, 2013, Florida changed many sections of its landlord tenant law. The changes impact security deposits, landlord maintenance requirements, attorney fees, termination of the tenancy, and much more. Please see the Florida Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, Florida Statutes Section 83. LeaseRunner’s Florida Residential Lease for 2013 addresses the changes to Florida landlord […]

TransUnion System Maintenance Alert

Posted May 3rd, 2013 No Comments

TransUnion announced their scheduled maintenance that will be performed starting Saturday May 4, 2013 at 8:00 PM to Sunday May 5, 2013 at 6:00 AM Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).  During this maintenance window you may experience time outs, delays or failures in processing background and eviction transactions due to services not being available. Our Advice To prevent […]

LeaseRunner Digital Signature Options

Posted April 11th, 2013 No Comments

LeaseRunner provides three e-signature options for your paperless lease documents. You can quickly insert your e-signature choice into your document template using the Add Document Variables drop-down menu. Signers Signature Block The Signers Signature Block is the most popular e-signature option because it displays the signature, name, date, and email address of each signer. Signers […]

5 Tips for Underwater Landlords

Posted February 20th, 2013 No Comments

Although the real estate market has recently improved with higher values and lower inventories, more than 20% of homeowners owe more than their house is worth. Of those underwater homeowners that need to move, many are choosing to buy a home that meets their needs and rent out their current underwater home, as described here […]

How to Read a Tenant Screening Report

Posted December 13th, 2012 No Comments

Tenant screening as we know it today is a fashion of the most recent decade. Credit score, payment history, criminal and eviction records were not easily accessible before this millennium started. Now, that there is a secure technology for both the tenant and landlord to retrieve these records do you know what to look for? […]

How to Lessen the Pain of Writing a Residential Lease

Posted November 14th, 2012 No Comments

Digital Lease Agreements Many of our landlords view drawing up a rental lease agreement as one of the more tedious tasks in their process of leasing their properties. They dread this task because in the past they may have filled out a rental lease form from a website that provides such forms for a rental […]

Create Rental Ads with “Apply Now” Button – just released!

Posted October 30th, 2012 No Comments

Have you ever wished for your rental applicants to apply directly from your property ad? We have great news for you! Not only can your applicants apply from the rental ad, you can request their background check when they apply. LeaseRunner will charge the screening cost directly to the applicant.  We will email you once […]

New Service Addition to LeaseRunner

Posted October 25th, 2012 No Comments

If you are trying to use LeaseRunner between 9:30 AM and 1:00 PM Mountain Time on Friday 10/26, please be advised we are in process of adding a new service to LeaseRunner at this time. While you should not experience any hiccups in sending applications, reviewing background checks, e-signing leases, or counting your rent money; […]