March 2011

SECOND UPDATE: The Anti-PROP Bill has landed!!!

March 30, 2011

I received the following exciting news from the Triangle Apartment Association. If you are a landlord in North Carolina you should be aware of this this bill! The initial information we have is as follows: The opportunity that we have been waiting for is upon us- Residential Building Inspections- a.k.a. – the bill that will […]

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Further Smoke Detector Legislaton

March 23, 2011

The laws of the United States of America and this fine state of North Carolina are full of examples of “over” legislation in an attempt to “idiot proof” society. On March 16, 2011, a bill entitled SB 354-Rental Property/Lithium Battery Smoke Alarms was filed. SB354 would be inserted into N.C.G.S. Sec. 42-42, the “Landlord Responsibilities […]

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BLOGGER NORM PRAET LIVE AND IN PERSON AT THE TREIA VENDOR FAIR ON MARCH 22, 2011

March 18, 2011

Yours truly will be presenting “KEEPING IT CLEAN: 10 LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF!!!” on March 22, 2011 at the Triangle Real Estate Investors Association Networking and Vendor Fair. When: 6:00 pm – 9:30 pmI will be speaking at 8:00 p.m. Where: Hilton, North Raleigh3415 Wake Forrest Rd.Rleigh, NC What: Networking […]

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State Worried About Bed Bug Vigilantes!

March 13, 2011

The North Carolina Department of Agricultural & Consumer Services recently stated in its NC Agricultural Review that: In the past decade, bedbugs have made a comeback across the U.S. and in North Carolina. There are several reasons for this resurgence, including an increase in international travel and commerce, high tenant turnover in apartments, and changes […]

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