TENANTS FROM HELL #1; Deplorable living conditions

Sunday, January 14

TENANTS FROM HELL #1Deplorable living conditions.For those of you who have never heard of me, my name is James Wise. I am the Co-Founder of one of the largest Property Management Companies in the Cleveland, Ohio market. Running one of the largest rental portfolios in the area I have managed 1,000...


6 Landlord Horror Stories

Tuesday, December 12

Recently I sat down with the folks at TransUnionSmartMove to discuss the importance of Tenant Screening & hiring a professional Property Management Company.Check it out.6 Landlord Horror Stories (and How to Avoid Them)


The Ultimate Guide to Grading Cleveland Neighborhoods.

Saturday, April 08

CLEVELAND NEIGHBORHOOD GRADES. Many long distance investors look to Cleveland, Ohio as a long distance rental portfolio location. This is because the city has a high rental demand & low priced homes. From afar it is not so easy to pin point exactly what you are buying. This is why many inves...


HoltonWise Newsletter: November 2016

Saturday, November 12

@HoltonWiseNewsletter: November 2016 As we near the end of 2016 Holton-Wise finishes it up with a BANG by purchasing The Lynett Medical Building for $1,007,876. This caps off a year in which Holton-Wise has invested over $2 Million Dollars in the city of Parma, Ohio. The 13,763 sq ft building...


Let's talk about BED BUGS!

Sunday, July 17

Landlord's and tenant's don't always see eye to eye but one thing landlord's and tenant's can agree on is their mutual dislike of Bed Bugs.Let's talk about Bed Bugs.Identifying Bed BugsBed bugs are small, flat, oval, reddish-brown, wingless insects that feed primarily on the blood of humans.Adult...


Can you get TOO BIG for CASH FOR KEYS?

Saturday, July 09

CASH FOR KEYSCan your portfolio of rental properties grow to such a large size that you can no longer offer cash for keys to your non paying tenants?This is something that can be debated back and fourth just as we debate whether or not The United States of America should be ran by Democrats or Re...