How Much Can I Charge For Rent? What process should you use to determine the best monthly rent price for your investment properties? How do you determine the right amount to charge your tenants? Does it make sense to charge the maximum allowable rent for the area? Should I ever set my rent for lower than the going rate? In this podcast, Ronnie discusses his process for determining the rent to charge his tenants. Based on years of experience, he takes into consideration the mortgage costs, property taxes, insurance, utilities and desired profit, allows Ronnie to come up with a fair rent for his rental properties. Also, get handy tips on determining rental increases and property tax tips.