By now you may have heard about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ partnership with Rental Beast, the agent-designed online real estate platform that lets you leverage rentals for current and future success. If you haven’t, then Rental Beast and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices have partnered to bring their robust “software-as-a-service” platform directly to brokers and agents. We understand … More What is “Rental Beast,” and why is Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Partnered with them?
With the new year fast approaching, now is the best time to create some New Year’s Resolutions for yourself. As an agent, the new year is a wonderful time to build on a successful 2018 while looking for new ways to master your craft. The team here at Rental Beast is committed to helping you … More New Year’s Resolutions for Agents
As Millennials and Gen-Xers continue to impact the real estate market, agents and brokers are becoming significantly more valuable. In the most recent REAL Trends Consumer Study, 90% of buyers and sellers used an agent to facilitate their transaction. This is the highest it’s been since the report was formed in 2001. 91% of Millennials … More Millennials are using Real Estate Agents more and more
Buying a home is hard. The transition from renting to buying is harder. It is a daunting task to forgo landlords, and leases for mortgages and down payments. But don’t worry, we here at Rental Beast are ready to help. We talked to our in-house real estate experts to put together some tips and tricks … More Transitioning from Renting to Buying: A Rental Beast How-To
In a recent report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), agents and brokers did fewer deals and made less money last year. NAR’s 2018 Member Profile revealed that the median gross income for agents this year was $39,800 compared to $42,500 in 2016. This six percent drop is shocking, so what are agents going … More Agent income is falling. What’s YOUR plan?
There are quite a few steps typically required for any private landlord to procure a quality tenant: marketing, conducting showings, screening tenants, and preparing lease documents, among others. While seasoned private landlords might even enjoy the aforementioned processes, many landlords would simply prefer their unit be rented in a timely manner by a high-quality tenant. … More Private Owner Perspective: Why List Through An Agent?
If you’re a landlord, tenant, or an agent, time is of the essence when it comes to the rental jungle. So why does such a large portion of the industry still use paper applications? Why do they rely on credit/background checks that take days to process? Having a fast and efficient tool for every stage … More Save time with online rental applications