Overview of NC Rental Laws

March 22, 2021, 10:09 am

Whether you're a tenant or a landlord in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, understanding the statewide landlord-tenant law is important. Why? Because with this knowledge, you'll be able to deal with the many potential legal issues on your own.

The following is a basic overview of North Carolina's lan...

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A Guide to North Carolina Squatters Rights

February 25, 2021, 10:32 am

What are Squatter's Rights in NC?

Squatter's Rights are a form of Adverse Possession. Your property may legally, without exchange of payment, belong to a squatter residing there if they stay for a distinct period and meet a set of guidelines according to North Carolina law. Unfortunately, it ten...

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Do you want to purchase real estate in Winston-Salem, NC?

In North Carolina, the Winston-Salem growth makes this area ripe for potentially lucrative real estate investing. Winston-Salem investment properties have the capacity to generate significant returns and solid monthly income.

As with an...

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A security deposit is a sum of money not included in the price of rent that a tenant pays the landlord before moving into a home. It is typically calculated as a multiple of the cost of the rent. With a 2X multiple, for example, a tenant would need to pay 2X the price of rent as the deposit. So, if...

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Guide to the Fair Housing Act in NC

December 24, 2020, 10:06 am

The Federal Fair Housing Act (FHA) was enacted by Congress in 1968 with the goal removing housing discrimination. As a North Carolina landlord, you're required to adhere to the terms of the Fair Housing Act, which can affect anything from rental marketing to tenant acquisition.

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