Author Archive for Ed Faber

Top 10 Illegal Lease Provisions

Does your rental agreement contain an illegal provision? If it does, your entire lease could be declared “void and unenforceable.” Jim Kringlen, managing attorney for Iowa Legal Aid in Cedar Rapids will be our guest speaker at the June 8th evening meeting. He will cover the most common illegal lease provisions and what you can do to avoid them. […]

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100 Attend Landlord Lunch & Learn

Jeffrey Taylor “Mr. Landlord” and Lucas Hall were our keynote speakers at Landlords of Linn County’s first ever Landlord Lunch & Learn. The event was held March 15th at the downtown Cedar Rapids Public Library. Twelve local vendors participated in the vendor fair during the break between speakers. The workshop ended with a door prize […]

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Last chance to RSVP for Lunch & Learn!

Our lunch count deadline for Wednesday’s Landlord Lunch & Learn is 10:00 AM Monday. If you register after that you will not receive a lunch. Don’t miss our biggest meeting of the year featuring two of the industry’s best known speakers: Jeffery Taylor “Mr Landlord” and Lucas Hall of Landlordology.com. Event Details: Date & Time: […]

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Jeffrey Taylor “Mr. Landlord” is Keynote Speaker at March 15th Lunch & Learn

Don’t miss our biggest event of the year! Landlords of Linn County will be meeting this month on Wednesday, March 15th at the downtown Cedar Rapids Library. Two of the biggest names in the industry will be presenting. First, Jeffery Taylor will speak about the “Six top ways to Improve Cash Flow” in your rental […]

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Have you registered for the Landlords Lunch & Learn yet?

What are you waiting for! We have already sold 25% of the available seating for the March 15th workshop at the downtown Cedar Rapids library. An invitation is going out to 2,000 local landlords in this week’s mail and we expect the remaining seats to be quickly filled. Reserve your seat while you still can! […]

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Register now: Landlords Lunch & Learn!

Date: Wednesday, Mar. 15, 2017 Time: Noon to 4:00 PM Place: Cedar Rapids Public Library (downtown) Address: 450 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids (parking available in adjacent ramp or lot behind library) Cost: $18/person (includes lunch) Join us for a day of education especially for landlords! You will learn from two of the top names in the […]

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February Meeting

Two hot topics  —  bedbugs and mold  —  will be addressed at our February meeting on Thursday evening, 7:00 PM on the 9th at The Longbranch. Jason Bailey, owner of Actually Clean, will share his experiences of using his specially trained dog to sniff out bedbugs and mold hidden in our homes. Social will start at […]

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Christmas Dinner and Annual Meeting

Join us Thurs., Dec. 8, at the Marriott! Landlords of Linn County Holiday Party and Annual Meeting is a great opportunity to socialize with members and spouses and enjoy an elegant holiday meal. Cash bar, prize giveaways and election of 2017 Board of Directors are on the agenda. As our gift to our members, Landlords of Linn County greatly subsidizes the […]

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Landlords of Iowa 2016 State Convention

State Convention Agenda October 20 & 21, 2016 Best Western Starlight Village 1518 3rd Ave NW, Ft. Dodge, IA 515-573-7177 Hotel Website Directions All members of Landlords of Linn County are also members of Landlords of Iowa and are encourage to attend the annual state convention. Details of the 2016 Landlords of Iowa state convention are below. […]

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Bill in Iowa Legislature would Mandate CO Alarms in Rental Units

A bill mandating carbon monoxide alarms in rental units is being considered in the Iowa State Senate. If approved as expected, the bill would become law by July 2018. KCRG-TV9 asked Dick Rehman, a Landlords of Linn County officer, about his opinion on the measure. Rehman said that if carbon monoxide alarms can save lives, […]

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