There are facts about your prospective tenants that will make you decline to rent to them. To determine some of these facts you need to check out their current residence before accepting the applicants. This is not a violation of the Fair Housing or discrimination...

The Section 8 voucher program is funded by the federal government through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). With a Section 8 voucher the applicant can live anywhere in the jurisdiction of the local Section 8 Housing Authority. Two Agencies in Saint Clair County,...

Service of Process in Illinois is not that complicated. However, I am not an attorney and do not play one on TV. Always seek competent legal advice when dealing with issues of this type. Here are some suggestions. Does your lease say that the tenants must...

Here are 14 Tips for Tenant Screening that you need to take to heart. Separate applications Have each applicant over 18 years of age fill out a separate application. Cross check the information given by each. Look for discrepancies. Application fees Always charge an application fee. Besides weeding out...