Entries Tagged as 'Property Management'

Reader Question – Should I Assume Existing Tenants

November 19th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Landlord & Tenant Board, Property Management, Rental Property

  First reader Mike gives me compliments and then he asks me a question. This is a sure way to be featured on the blog. As a woman the easiest way to my heart is through flattery. Reader Question About Assuming Existing Tenants I’ve been following your posts for some time now.  Partly because I’ve […]

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Lousy Weather Makes For Lousy Renting

November 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Property Management, Rental Property

If you’ve ever done any type of sales, you know which days are going to be good selling days. Bright sunny dry days are the best, even in winter.  Dank, humid, blathering days are never good. You’re trying to present the place at it’s best and houses and apartments look better when it’s sunny out. […]

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Becoming A Landlord Via Work Relocation

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Property Management

Would it surprise you if I told you that almost 50% of the landlords I work for are not investors? That they have been relocated for work related reasons? For years? Most of them have an attachment to their family home and sometimes leave quickly. Thank god for email is all I have to say […]

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Saving Money At Any Cost – Why it’s Dumb

October 25th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Commercial Property, Contractors, Property Management, Rental Property

Here’s the problem with constantly asking contractors for lower prices. Someone will say yes and they will give you your money’s worth. Here’s the other problem. You own the house. and. the. crappy. illegal. building. code. breaking. “renovations”. You are not saving money, you are just kicking the can down the road. I’m currently having […]

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Rental Madness

September 5th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Property Management

Business is good and continues to get better, I finally hired a fantastic new property manager. She’s the bees knees with a proven ability to find quality tenants 100% of the time. She’s also one of the most diligent and ethical people I know. I’ve just been too busy and it only makes sense to […]

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