Landlord Resources - Rentsource

Rental Housing Association

A key member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board, RHA is committed to providing programs and events designed to inform, educate, offer networking, and foster professional development.  Members of the RHA include building owners, agents, brokers, property managers, etc.

Rental Housing Association

 

MA Housing Laws

Must-know foundational legal aspects of the tenant-landlord relationship.

MA Housing Laws

 

State Sanitary Code

Important guidelines for the legal requirements of a rented apartment.  Issues include lead paint, number of smoke detectors, utilities, lighting, among many others.

Safe and Sanitary Housing for Massachusetts Residents

 

Greater Boston Housing Report Card

Well researched and documented, this annual report gives great insight into the driving forces behind the Boston real estate market.  A must-read for anyone involved in the industry.

Greater Boston Housing Report Card

 

Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS)

Relevant information about general and local housing markets.

JCHS

 

TransactionDesk

Site for all standard RHA rental and sales forms.

TransactionDesk

 

 

Suggested Reading:

The Massachusetts Landlord Survival Guide by Philip Lapatin

The Millionaire Real Estate Investor by Gary Keller of Keller Williams Real Estate

Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate by Spencer Rascoff, founder of Zillow