10 Mistakes for DIY Residential Property Managers to Avoid in 2016

Friday, January 01

DIY Property Managers sometimes make mistakes in managing their own rental properties. Below are 10 of the most common mistakes and ways to avoid them.1. Limited MarketingMany DIY property managers list their properties on just a handful of websites when posting their properties for rent. Craigsl...


When Is It Time To Hire A Professional Property Manager?

Wednesday, August 26

Many residential rental property investors manage their properties on their own without the assistance of a professional property manager. Some property owners may manage their properties on their own because they are skilled in a trade and believe they can save money taking care of the regular m...


3 Reasons Property Owners Are Renting Their Homes

Wednesday, August 19

Summer is always a busy time in real estate. The children are out of school, more homes are on the market, and many families are moving into new homes and out of their existing ones. While a lot of homeowners choose to sell their existing homes when upgrading, downsizing, or relocating to a new ...


5 Reasons to Conduct Regular Inspections of Your Rental Properties

Wednesday, July 29

Many Do-It-Yourself Landlords and Property Managers only conduct inspections at the time of move in and move out. Once the property is rented, many do not conduct regular inspections and only respond to emergencies when the tenant calls. Following are 5 reasons to conduct regular inspections of y...


5 Common Questions from Rental Property Owners

Thursday, July 16

Following are 5 common questions posed by residential property owners regarding their rental properties:1. How Do I Rent My Home More Quickly? There are a few things you can do to rent your home quickly. First of all, make sure it is rent ready. It is important for the home to be in good showing ...


5 Tips to Increasing the Return On Investment on Rental Properties

Saturday, July 11

One of the primary goals of any real estate investor is to maximize their ROI (Return On Investment. Following are 5 tips to increase the ROI on your rental properties:1. Ensure Your Property Is Rent ReadyOne of the most important steps in increasing ROI on your rental properties in making them r...