Security deposits have long been a norm in the rental world. Tenants are expected to put down as much as an entire…
Thinking of listing your house? You don’t need to wait until the last minute to start preparing your home and property for sale. In fact, the more work and planning you can do ahead of time, the less stressful those last few days and weeks will be.
People are instinctively drawn to natural light. Without the sun, life on earth would be impossible, and people subconsciously realize this when shopping for a home. Apartments and houses with more windows and natural light are appealing to prospective tenants and buyers. You may not be able to increase square footage, but you can give… [Read More]
From an investor’s point of view, foreclosure properties represent extremely profitable opportunities. They allow you to obtain real estate at affordable prices, but you must be willing to jump through some hoops and overcome some hurdles.
As a landlord, there are plenty of things your renters do that drive you crazy. From paying rent late and ignoring your phone calls to damaging your property and trying to hide things at move out, tenants are notorious for frustrating landlords. But that’s only half of the story. Whether you realize it or not,… [Read More]
When compared to buying a home for your family, purchasing an investment property is completely unique and different. It requires careful analysis and a lack of emotion. Instead of thinking about whether or not you could see yourself enjoying the home, you have to think about the numbers. A sound investment is an investment where… [Read More]
Interior design can be a delicate process for most property managers. Those who turn their starter home into a rental may have painted the home their preferred colors, which may not jive with the new tenant crowd. Those who are investing in rentals and homes may be painting lots of properties and going with plain… [Read More]
Every property owner knows that the hardest hit to their revenue is a tenancy gap. Ensuring that your properties are unoccupied for the shortest period possible is critical for successful revenue. Hiring a staging company to come in and set up the house can help get your property on the market more quickly, but it… [Read More]
As a rental property owner, you are concerned with many aspects of your property and its management, but none as great as making sure it’s rented. Owning a rental property presents the challenge of filling vacancies quickly and with well-suited tenants. After all, you want to maximize your profit and minimize anxiety.