Tag Archives: Colorado College Rentals

Does your mother know? – Colorado College Rental

Driving home very late one night, we passed one of our college rentals.  Finding it hard to ignore approximately a hundred college boys standing outside on the lawn looking in the windows, we pulled over and ‘joined the crowd.’  As we … Continue reading

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Squishy Carpet – Colorado College Rental

Being summoned to a college rental because there was an obvious leak that was saturating the carpet and causing it to ‘squish’ when they walked across the living room, we arrived with the necessary equipment to fix the problem.  Turns … Continue reading

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“I need a mop” – Colorado College Rentals

Throughout our years of being landlords for Colorado College kids, we found that they came in all shapes and descriptions.  One year we rented a 7 bedroom house to a group of 7 graduating seniors, all female.  About the third … Continue reading

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Pot Heads – Downtown Colorado Springs

Although we had a good relationship with our tenants, we were tired of ‘babysitting’ college kids, and decided to sell one of our Colorado College rentals.  After doing a walk-thru and finding an entire forest of pot (including grow lights, … Continue reading

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Dishwasher Malfunction – Colorado College Rental

There’s not much that my husband can’t fix, so when the dishwasher broke at one of the college rentals, it was not a problem for him to go and take care of it.   A few days later, he was called … Continue reading

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Beer Stains – Colorado College Rentals

My husband and I used to own rental property that was leased to Colorado College students.  When we purchased our first college rental, we thought there must have been a water leak to have caused the extensive brown ‘water spots’ … Continue reading

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