Whether you rent out one unit or 10,000, your reputation as a landlord is everything. If too many of your tenants have bad things to say about you, that will hurt your ability to attract future tenants, which puts your business in jeopardy. But the opposite – good word spreading about you – can help… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Rental Properties
Simple Upgrades to Make to Your Rental Unit
When you own one or more rental units, there comes a time when you have to make some upgrades to your space. Whether you’re renting out an entire home, a double, a townhouse, or an apartment complex, your prospective tenants will expect a modern-looking, clean space with relatively new amenities. However, it’s not exactly cost-effective… Read more »
How to Make Your Rental Property More Appealing
If you own one or more rental properties, you don’t just want to attract tenants – you want to attract the best tenants. The only way to do this is to offer the best quality rental unit possible. There are some things that can’t be helped – you can’t (usually) make the unit bigger or… Read more »
What Makes a Good Tenant?
If you’re renting out a home or apartment, chances are you’re looking for the perfect tenant. While that may be an elusive goal, most property owners will gladly settle for a good tenant. Of course, it can be difficult to find one, and to know for sure before you agree to let them move in…. Read more »
What Makes a Good Property Manager?
If you’re a relatively new landlord who owns more than one home or rental unit, you may not have much experience handling the type of issues that are likely to pop up in those locations. This is why so many landlords hire a property manager or management company to take care of those issues for… Read more »
4 Reasons to Choose an Experienced Property Manager
If you own a rental property, you understand the difficulties that come with its day-to-day operations. Whether it be finding new and trustworthy tenants, taking care of your current tenants’ maintenance needs, collecting rent or anything in between, it can sometimes all feel like an impossible task. Luckily, there are professional property management companies available… Read more »
5 Packing Tips for Your Next Move
Whether you’re packing up an entire house, or your first apartment, packing up your belongings can be challenging. However, with the right tips and tricks, moving can be surprisingly simple. As your prepare for your next move, here is a list of our best backing tips that will hopefully make your move more organized, efficient,… Read more »
Are You Moving Out? Here are 4 Tips to Help Make Sure You Get Your Security Deposit Back!
If you’re renting a home or apartment, odds are you had to pay a security deposit to your landlord before moving in. The purpose of collecting a security deposit is to assure that the tenant keeps the rental in great condition. When you move out, you are likely to get your security deposit back if… Read more »
4 Small Changes You Can Make to the Inside of Your Rental Property in the New Year
Although you’re renting your space, that doesn’t mean that you can’t make it feel more like home. After a few years of everyday wear and tear, it may be time to fix up your current space. And what better time to do that than the new year? Believe it or not, you can make quite… Read more »
Why Is Providing Proof of Income Important for Landlords?
If you’ve ever rented before, you know that your landlord will probably ask for proof of income. While every rental home and application process is different, it’s important to be prepared to provide proof of income if your landlord does ask for it. If you find yourself in this situation, you may wonder why you’re… Read more »