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How Can Hardscaping & Softscaping Improve Your Property’s Appeal & Sustainability?

There’s no better time than the beginning of spring to improve the appeal and sustainability of your rental property or HOA community. In this post, we’ll talk about hardscaping and softscaping: What the difference is between the two, and how you can develop feasible, cost-effective plans for your property’s outdoor areas. — 5 Tips for […]

6 Tax Write-Offs That Landlords Won’t Want to Miss

Landlords have always enjoyed tremendous benefits from owning rental property. Nearly all of their expenses–such as mortgage interest–can be deducted, because owning investment property is treated the same as owning a more traditional business. As we head into prime time tax season, it’s important for landlords to understand the various tax write-offs available to them. […]

7 Tips for Handling a Hoarding Resident at Your Property

Every time I visit my parents’ house, I threaten to bring a commercial-grade dumpster with me the next time around. They just have TOO. MUCH. STUFF. It feels like the walls are caving in on me! You might feel the same way about a resident living at your property. Unfortunately, you can’t just show up […]

Don’t Overlook the Power of Social Media! 6 Ways to Engage Residents

Our frequent fliers may have read our recent article on how to attract Millennials to your rental properties. As that post noted, Millennials are a demographic 80 million strong. They’re now the largest group of renters and homebuyers in America. One of the best ways to appeal to Millennials, we wrote, is by treating them […]

How to Attract Millennials to Your Rental Property–and Keep Them in the Long Run

If you’re in the business of renting today, you should definitely be targeting younger renters. The Millennial generation–born roughly between the early 1980s and mid-1990s–are prime candidates for the rental market for a few reasons. The first reason why Millennials are robust renters is that they’re currently at an age where people tend to rent, […]