Landlords are people too.

They are like everyone else, trying to make a living by providing a service. They want to be happy and to have satisfied tenants.

Some common sense items will make your relationship with your landlord a positive one – you know, those traits Mom taught; honesty, reliability, and hopefully believing the best in people.

So here are a couple things to get you started off well.

That is for a start.

Just remember that, with very few exceptions, your landlord wants to maintain a good, long term relationship with you. Give them the benefit of the doubt!