Newsweek has a good article this week titled "How I Became An Accidental Slumlord." It does a good job at presenting the conflicts a landlord feels when renting to lower income families.
Here is where I detail my adventures in real estate. It's meant for people who want to get into this investment area but need some encouragement, help, or just a general push in the right direction. Hopefully, by detailing all my experiences, you'll see it's really not that difficult or scary.