Results from Certified Letter to Unknown Occupant [Letter]

  Shortly after the letter was delivered via Certified USPS mail (signature on delivery), I received a phone call. Although short-lived, I was excited to learn the current occupant was willing to sign a lease. ____________________________________________________________   Back in November I wrote a blog titled My First Tax Deed Purchase and described the situation of an … Continue reading Results from Certified Letter to Unknown Occupant [Letter]

Evicted Tenant Destroys Property [video] – 6 Month Follow-Up

And now for the after....we now have properly screened tenants (which are paying rent on time), an improved property and a decrease in criminal activity for the neighborhood.  ____________________________________________________________ In February I posted a horrific scene of a recent tax deed purchase in Pensacola that turned into an eviction, that turned into the tenant destroying … Continue reading Evicted Tenant Destroys Property – 6 Month Follow-Up

My First Tax Deed Auction Purchase [Letter]

Do I just walk up, knock on the door and tell them you're in my house? Start paying rent or leave? How well do you think that will go over? ____________________________________________________________   Like many states, Florida is a tax deed state, meaning, if you own the tax deed (or win it at the county tax … Continue reading My First Tax Deed Auction Purchase [Letter]

My First Eviction Turned Into Greater Cash Flow

I received the email no landlord wants to receive. "It's the 11th of the month, Unit A hasn't paid rent yet. Do you want us to start the eviction process?" ____________________________________________________________   Being my first eviction and at times a hard ass, my initial reaction was, rent is due on the 5th, it's the 11th, why … Continue reading My First Eviction Turned Into Greater Cash Flow