Archive for July, 2017

Top 4 Questions Every Landlord Should Ask Prospective Tenants

Friday, July 28th, 2017

There are a lot of things for rental property owners to consider before finding an ideal tenant.

It is essential that landlords take the time to review every application they get from prospective applicants. In fact, including questions that get to the root of whether a potential tenant is a quality tenant is a crucial aspect of landlords that can often get overlooked. Here are just a few of the questions that need should be in every application. (more…)

4 Sneaky Fees To Watch Out For When Hiring A Property Manager

Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Find out whether a property manager is best for you!

It is a tale as old as time, sometimes the people we hire for certain services add superfluous hidden fees for things we may not even understand. In real estate, it is no different. If you are looking to hire a property manager to handle landlord responsibilities, it is important to look out for sneaky fees that may end up significantly reducing your profit. (more…)

How To Make Your Rental Property Feel More Like Home

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Making your rental property feel more like home is easier than you think!

There are many great reasons for choosing a rental property over purchasing a home, but it can be difficult to transform a rental property into a place that feels like home at the end of a long workday. If you are living in a rental property and trying to make it feel like it belongs to you, here are some of the easiest ways to make your rental property feel more like home. (more…)

Simple Steps To Thoroughly Screen Prospective Contractors

Friday, July 7th, 2017
real estate property

Finding the best contractor for any real estate property is easier than you think!

Maintaining your real estate properties often means working with contractors to get the job done. Unfortunately, there are many contractors out there looking to make a quick buck and take advantage of you. Keep your real estate properties in great condition means screening prospective contractors to find the ones who are equally great. Here are some of our best time-tested tips for thoroughly screening prospective contractors. (more…)