Has anyone here ever had a tenant in their home?

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  1. cygnus2112

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    I'm thinking about renting my basement out as an apartment. It's already set up for someone to live there and has a separate entrance. I have never been a landlord before, can anyone give me some pointers as to what to look for in a tenant? how to word the advertisement and such? thanks for any help.
    oh, howard related because he rents an apartment in NYC lol
     
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    Everyone I've known that has done this, has had nothing but headaches. I'd tread cautiously .... :ucoffee:
     
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    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

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    Shortwave98 A-Number 1 Banned User

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    You ready to fix the toilet at 3am?
     
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    Hey Cygnus, how's it going? You back on the dating scene yet, or you just chilling solo for awhile?
     
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    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

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    I was just thinking single man or woman. non smoker, no pets.
     
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    LawyerLarry Mr. Fuckmoney in the Bank VIP

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    You want a tenant who pees sitting down and doesn't drink milk.
     
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    ...i would never rent my basement or a room in the house. :no:
     
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    Shortwave98 A-Number 1 Banned User

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    My GF did this and fell in love with the guy, now I've suffered a big loss. (true story)
     
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    Where are you gonna put the dead bodies?
     
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    Shortwave98 A-Number 1 Banned User

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    That seems to be the trend.
     
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    everything is going fine thank you. been dating a woman now for about a month or so.
     
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    The deep freeze moves out to the garage.
     
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    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

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    lol those remain at the funeral home.
     
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    "Come to Henrietta.."
     
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    Airtight agreement and S&W. Renters are a pain in the ass. I'd never rent a room in my house.
     
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    People often times put on a good front ... then, they get in your home & you find out they're alcoholics, don't pay rent, etc. and it's near impossible to get them out ... think of it - your home should be your sanctuary. Not a place of headaches. I'd be very cautious ....
     
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    Background check is a must. Especially if they live with u
     
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    This happened to someone I know