Owning family housing rentals can be a rewarding and profitable business. However, it is necessary to look carefully for the type of property you wish to buy. If you are a prospective landlord, you should look at the properties’ features, including the amenities, proximity to useful locations, and the type of renter that the property is likely to attract.

Eduard Shapshovich, an experienced family housing landlord, explains the top five tips that prospective landlords can use when looking for new properties.

1. Search for the Right Location


Becoming a residential landlord can be an excellent opportunity to make a stable income. If you are interested in buying residential property for a rental, there are many considerations that you should take into account. From the property’s features to the surrounding area, you should be aware that many variables go into making a decision.

Eduard Shapshovich, an experienced entrepreneur and landlord from California, details the eight things you should look for when buying a rental property.

1. Avoid “Flipping”

In the residential sales market, the practice of “house flipping” has been popularized. Rental “flipping” also happens, but potential landlords should be advised…


The American Dream is alive and well as far as Eduard Shapshovich is concerned. A Russian immigrant, Shapshovich arrived in America in the early 1990s with very little money and no English. But those were minor problems for the resourceful Shapshovich who settled in St. Louis, Missouri. He woke up every morning, put his shoes on, and got to work. Through the years, he managed a pizza shop, sold used cars, and also worked as a delivery man. Nothing too spectacular, as he admits, but it did give him great experience working with people, getting to know the local area…


Being a residential landlord can be a great source of passive income. However, being a landlord is more than simply finding a tenant, moving them in, and waiting for the rent checks to arrive. Real estate entrepreneur Eduard Shapshovich explains some of the top issues you should be familiar with before buying your first rental property.

Fair Housing Laws

Landlords in the United States need to understand fair housing laws before they can begin looking for tenants. The federal Fair Housing Act was initially put in place as part of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. In 1988, the law was broadened to…


Many people are interested in investing in real estate, but they are not sure how to start. Becoming a residential property owner or landlord can be a great way of creating income while building a solid foundation for the future.

Being a landlord isn’t always easy. Landlords need to contend with various problems, including property maintenance issues, tenant conflicts, and rising expenses. In this article, real estate entrepreneur Eduard Shapshovich shares his top five tips for people who want to manage rental properties.

1. Getting the Right Tenants

The first thing you need to do to get the right tenants is to write a property…


( Newswire.net — February 10, 2021) — The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on nearly every facet of society, and the real estate landscape is no exception. According to experienced real estate investor Eduard Shapshovich, here are four key ways that COVID-19 has impacted the real estate market:

The second coming of the Great Depression and its drop in real estate prices is not going to happen. And while there are many reasons for averting disaster, the biggest and most important can be captured by three very powerful words in the financial vocabulary: low interest rates.

In earlier…


“We have all heard stories about some landlords going to battle with tenants who have lost their job or have seen their income dramatically cut during COVID-19,” commented experienced real estate investor Eduard Shapshovich. “However, there are some landlords who are rising to the occasion and realizing that they have a moral and ethical obligation to try and make things at least a little easier for their tenants during a difficult time.”

According to Eduard Shapshovich, here are four ways that some landlords are leaning forward when it matters the most to their financially struggling tenants:

A survey has revealed…


What will the housing market look like in spring 2021? Experienced real estate investor Eduard Shapshovich offers three predictions:

Eduard Shapshovich Shares 3 Housing Market Trends for Spring 2021
  1. Demand will continue to outstrip supply by a significant amount.

Despite the fact that millions of people are unemployed or under-employed due to COVID-19, the demand for houses in many areas is surging. And while first homes and mid-level homes are the most coveted, some luxury homes are also generating ferocious bidding wars — especially if they happen to be in Palm Beach or other locations that are fast becoming havens for individuals fleeing densely populated pandemic hot spots.

“What’s behind…

Eduard Shapshovich

I work in real estate development. Buying and rehabbing homes to sell or rent them out. I have a great working relationship with my partner, and tenants!

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