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More Considerations When Shopping for an Investment Property

As you’re looking at investment properties to use as homes for rent in the Arkansas area, take the time to walk around the potential purchase and put yourself in a renter’s shoes. If you were looking for a place to live, what would you want? What features would appeal to you? What might be extraneous and not worth the extra money? Who do you see living in this home for rent? Consider all the various features that can make the difference in your investment in a home for rent.

Always Check Out the Kitchen

Whether you’re buying your own home or an investment property to rent, everyone always looks at a kitchen critically. From the pantry space to the appliances, people want to have a functional space. Consider some of the functionality that you would enjoy in a home, such as having a dishwasher, pantry, and decent lighting. Unlike when you’re buying for yourself, you may not be looking for kitchens with state-of-the-art appliances and granite countertops, but you will be looking for plenty of space, cleanliness, and functionality for future renters.  

Separate Laundry Space

One of the top things that home buyers and renters look for these days is a separate and functional laundry space. Individuals who are looking for a home to rent either need the extra laundry space or are sick of using shared apartment facilities. A nice and separate laundry space can increase the value of the property both for when you charge rent and also if you choose to resell the house down the line.

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