Citiside Blog

This blog is created by Citiside to provide owners and tenants relevant information regarding real estate.

Protecting Yourself with Paperwork

March 26, 2021

As a landlord, the most important thing you can do as the first layer of protection is proper record keeping. File management is essential in the event of an audit, housing claims, or even an unforeseen legal dispute. Going into court without documented proof to back you up can be a nightmare.  While Georgia is…

Repair or replace

March 19, 2021

Covid-19, this pandemic has changed the way we live, the way we make decisions and how we make plans for the future. One question that has not changed is should I do a repair or just replace something.  It has changed the time it takes to execute this decision.  With the effects on the supply…

How to spot fake income

March 12, 2021

Finding and vetting good quality tenants is one of the most important parts of managing a property.  It can seem like the easiest business in the world with a good tenant and a nightmare with a bad tenant.  In an ideal world, we would be able to trust everyone, but unfortunately that is not reality. …

Helping Tenants with Rental Assistance

February 26, 2021

What is rental assistance: Throughout the nation there are agencies that assist qualified applicants with rental assistance, when they fall short on their rent payments or suffered a hardship ie: Covid-19, death of family. These programs help reduce homelessness, crowding, poverty and improve the outcome for children by reducing housing instability, improving Adult well-being,as well…

Evictions and COVID-19

February 12, 2021

One of the topics that we have seen discussed lately is often an explanation of who qualifies for the eviction moratorium and what it means.  We are hoping to give some ideas of how to actually handle evictions at this time.  Please note: We are not attorneys and this not legal advice. These are targeted…