Today we will discuss the difference between normal wear and tear vs tenant damage. There is a thin line between wear and tear, which is what the tenants’ are paying rent to cover, and damages beyond that. A very thin line that you have to walk with precise care to avoid small claims court.


Meet James (Ed) Waggoner, the Premier Property Manager for Lane County and founder of Empire Property Management. Empire manages home throughout Eugene, Springfield, Veneta, Lane County, and the surrounding area.