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25 Questions to Ask Potential Property Managers

So, you’ve decided to pull the trigger: 2018 is the year that you’re going to hire a property manager. Congrats–you’ve made a wise decision! It’s important to realize, though, that not all property management companies are created equally. Levels of experience can vary widely, as can the rates that property managers charge. Some may leverage […]

How to Pick a Generator to Prevent Winter Power Outages: Frequently Asked Questions from Landlords

Winter is officially here, and if you live in a northern state, you’re gearing up for a few more months of cold and possibly snowy weather. One of the worst parts of winter weather is the power outages that can sometimes occur as the result of snow or power overload. A generator ensures that your […]

5 Proven Ways to Thaw Frozen Pipes Before They Burst

Bitterly cold weather has gripped the majority of the Midwest and Northeast. Even Niagara Falls has frozen! These record-breaking temperatures are wreaking havoc on people’s pipes. A frozen pipe, if left untreated, can burst–causing thousands of dollars’ worth of damage along the way. Many landlords, property managers, and HOAs will need to take steps to […]

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Landlords for a Successful & Productive 2018

Each year, you pledge to streamline your operations and management of your rentals; but another year has come and gone, and you’re still not as organized as you’d like to be. You’re still wrangling with overdue repairs and maintenance. Trust me–we’ve all been there. January 1st is a new beginning. Use it as an opportunity […]

5 Tips for Landlords for a Stress-Free Holiday Season

Could you use a vacation? Once the holidays wind down, it’s the perfect time to get away–but seasonal hazards like winter storms, freezing temperatures, and residential fires may have you feeling apprehensive about leaving your property at risk. As you work hard to ensure that your residents have a safe and stress-free holiday, it’s easy […]