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Property Manager vs. Community Manager

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
Property Manager vs. Community Manager

Property managers and community managers play similar but vastly different roles. Which one is best for you?

In real estate, the terms property manager and community manager are often confused. They perform similar jobs, but the differences are major. Both types of management help with the functionality of building complexes, like apartments, but which kind do you need? Let’s take a look at each.

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Why Move-Out Inspections are Essential for Maintaining Your Rental Property

Friday, March 1st, 2019
Why Move-Out Inspections are Essential for Maintaining Your Rental Property

While your tenants may be responsible renters, keeping track of any damages or changes to the property will help to accurately keep track of its condition, as well as to maintain a record of repairs for the future.

As the owner of a rental property, move-out inspections play an important part in maintaining your space. While your tenants may be responsible renters, keeping track of any damages or changes to the property will help to accurately keep track of its condition, as well as to maintain a record of repairs for the future. With this, it is best to inspect an apartment both at the time of move-in and shortly before a tenant moves out. Consider the many reasons why move-out inspections are essential for ensuring that your rental property remains in excellent condition. (more…)

3 Qualities of Reliable Tenant for Your Commercial Property

Friday, August 17th, 2018
3 Qualities of Reliable Tenant for Your Commercial Property

One of the most crucial decisions to be made with your rental property is who you choose to accept as a tenant.

One of the most crucial decisions to be made with your rental property is who you choose to accept as a tenant. While choosing the right tenant can sometimes be a stressful and overwhelming experience, there are a few signs to consider in looking for the right person to occupy your space. As you search for the best tenant, consider these three essential characteristics of a reliable tenant for your rental property. (more…)

Know Which Best Practices of Successful Property Managers to Consider for Your Commercial Property Management

Friday, July 20th, 2018
Know Which Best Practices of Successful Property Managers to Consider for Your Commercial Property Management

No matter how many properties you may be managing at one time, it is crucial to prioritize the needs of your property and tenants to keep everything running smoothly.

Managing rental properties is no easy task, as it requires organization and leadership. This point is especially true for property managers who are maintaining multiple properties at once, as managing numerous properties requires a significant amount of attention to detail. No matter how many properties you may be managing at one time, it is crucial to prioritize the needs of your property and tenants to keep everything running smoothly. One primary responsibility of a property manager is to find practical and efficient solutions to issues that may arise with your property. However, many issues that arise surrounding property management are often preventable with the right proactive measures and steps of maintaining your property and managing tenants before these issues arise. To ensure that all aspects of your property are running smoothly throughout the year, consider these three best practices of property managers that may help you as you manage your property. (more…)

Why You Should Utilize a Property Management Service for Your Property

Friday, April 27th, 2018
Why You Should Utilize a Property Management Service for Your Property

By entrusting responsibilities such as building maintenance, rent collection, and tenant management to a property management group, you can focus on making your property even better to rent.

Being a property manager can be a daunting task for one person, which is why trusting your property management to a team of professionals is a great step towards reducing your stress. By entrusting responsibilities such as building maintenance, rent collection, and tenant management to a property management group, you can focus on making your property even better to rent. If you are in the process of deciding whether or not to delegate your property management to a real estate group, consider the many benefits of entrusting these responsibilities to a credible and trustworthy team. (more…)

4 Tips to Perfect Your Pet Policy for the New Year

Friday, January 26th, 2018

When you meet with a prospective tenant before signing a lease, it is also a good idea to meet their pet.

While pet policies are often standard in every leasing agreement, they are often not as thorough as they should be when presented to a tenant. Many pet policies can be vague or confusing with their terms, and it is best to be concise to prevent any misunderstandings with your tenant in the future. By following these four easy tips for perfecting your pet policy, you are ensuring a clear set of guidelines with your tenant so that both parties can maintain an understanding throughout the year. (more…)

Helpful Tips For Managing Smart Buildings

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Managing a smart building requires that you be mindful of certain things!

We all already know the benefits of having a smart commercial building; there’s nothing like controlling locks on doors, the HVAC system, the alarm system, telecommunications, sensors and having data storage all in the infrastructure of your business. However, managing that complicated web of data presents their own challenges. By upgrading your commercial building to a smart building requires a different skill set for maintaining those systems. (more…)

How To Raise Rent Without Losing Tenants

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Avoiding losing tenants just by raising the rent!

One of the most challenging parts that come with being a property manager is setting and raising the rent. Many property managers worry that raising the rent will result in good tenants leaving for other properties and an increased number of vacancies. Setting a rent price for your units is not as simple as looking at comparable locations and pressing a button. Here are just some of our best tips for raising the rent without losing valued tenants. (more…)

Intelligent Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Property Management Company

Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Finding a quality property management company requires a lot of inquisitive questions!

Choosing the right property management company to take care of the investment you’ve made in your property is one of the most important decisions you will make. While managing properties on your own is sometimes a good decision, many times it’s just too overwhelming. If you don’t take the time to properly interview your property management company candidates beforehand, you could end up with your property in the wrong hands. (more…)

3 Problems Only Property Managers Will Understand

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Only property managers will understand the problems that come with having a variety of different tenants.

Playing a unique role, property managers maneuver between real estate professionals and tenants alike. In fact, property managers interact with such a wide array of people that is can be overwhelming for those in the beginning stages of their career in the wild world of property management. However, there are some tell-tale problems that only a property manager can relate to. Here are just some of the more common problems every property manager has experienced at least once in their careers. (more…)