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  1. Communicating with Tenants

    over 5 years ago by Michael Monteiro

    The good news is that in this day and age, there are a number of options for keeping tenants updated about property events and updates on a real-time basis. Now it’s up to you to identify the mod...

  2. Tenant Screening

    over 6 years ago by Michael Monteiro

    The alarm clock goes off, and it’s a beautiful morning…but you don’t want to get out of bed. You’re chasing a tenant for delinquent rent. Looking back, you remember that you had a pretty go...

  3. Real Estate Wear and Tear

    about 6 years ago by Michael Monteiro

    We all know that security deposits are funds reserved for repairs beyond “normal wear and tear.” What’s sometimes not so clear, though, is what exactly constitutes normal wear and tear. This ...

  4. Hygiene Theory Guide to Resident Retention At Your Apartment Communities

    almost 5 years ago by Brent Williams

    What is really driving your residents to renew their lease? This article takes the well-established Hygiene Theory and applies it to resident satisfaction, which will lower your turnover.

  5. Handling Security Deposits

    over 6 years ago by Michael Monteiro

    Security deposits, and how they’re handled, may be one of the most misunderstood topics for landlords and property managers alike. Part of the confusion stems from the fact that laws regarding se...

  6. Got a House for Lease? Learn to Collect Your Rent Quick and Easy

    over 6 years ago by Teo Zhenjie

    If you have a house for lease, it's vital that you learn the quickest and most effective way of collecting rent payments from your tenants. Learn how to ensure steady income from your rental property.

  7. Exploring Electronic Payments for Your Property

    about 6 years ago by Account Closed

    Forward-thinking property management firms have embraced electronic payment systems for security deposits and resident payments with great success. Initially considered only as a “resident conve...

  8. Crucial Property Guys You will Need for Rental Property Repairs

    over 6 years ago by Teo Zhenjie

    Are you looking for reliable property guys who can help you repair and maintain your rental property? Then learn all about the different types of repairmen and find out which one is right for you.

  9. Managing for Value – A Guide for the First-Time Landlord (Part One)

    over 6 years ago by Frank Gallinelli

    Basic guidelines for managing your income property successfully.

  10. Important Tenant Screening Information

    over 6 years ago by Jodi Steinfeld

    Duplicating screening techniques and tips

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