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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Should You Offer Move-In Specials to Entice Tenants?

Staying ahead of the competition is tough when you are a property owner in Annapolis. As the capital of Maryland, and home to the United States Naval Academy, there are plenty of tenants looking for a great place to live here. And other property owners know it. If you are wondering how to stand out […]

How to Determine Tenant Damages Vs. Wear and Tear

Every rental property owner in the Philadelphia region has had to contend with the term “normal wear and tear” at some point. While seemingly self-explanatory, the truth is that understanding what constitutes normal wear and tear in your rental property, and what equates to actual damage, is much more difficult than you likely anticipated. And, […]

7 Ways to Prevent Mold in Your Rental Property

There is no way to avoid the fact that mold spores are floating around your Montgomery County rental property at any given moment.  It’s natural for mold spores, among many other contaminants, to be present in the air we breathe. However, when the humid Maryland weather hits and the climate begins to dampen, these mold […]

How to Handle Long-Term Guests in Your Rental Property

There is a thin line separating who should be considered a guest in your Pikesville rental property and who constitutes an actual residing tenant.  And, if you are not careful, guests that overstay their welcome in your rental property can quickly turn into serious liabilities if they become more tenant-like than guest-like. In order to […]

Should You Allow a Cosigner For Your Tenant?

It’s tough enough to draft a legally compliant lease agreement for your Philadelphia tenant, but adding a cosigner policy takes things to another level of complexity.  Along with that comes the question of why your tenant needs a cosigner in the first place. But is it really a big deal to allow your tenant to […]

6 Best Ways to Add Square Footage to Your Rental Property

Anne Arundel County’s competitive market and wide appeal makes it a prime place to rent. As the heartland of Maryland, Anne Arundel County offers tenants wonderful things, such as close proximity to the Chesapeake Bay, educational and employment opportunities, and plenty of outside activities to enjoy with friends and family alike. With this in mind, […]

How to Properly Handle an Unexpectedly Abandoned Rental

Property owners face the risk of an unruly tenant abandoning their property at any time. Yes, even if your Parkville property management company conducts thorough tenant screenings of all prospective tenants, there is always the chance your tenant may unexpectedly vacate. Dealing with a tenant that abandons your investment property presents a number of challenges. […]

Landlord Tools Every Rental Property Owner Needs

As a rental property owner in Philadelphia, it is best to be prepared for anything and everything.  Even if you employ the best property management company in Philadelphia to help manage your rental properties, being prepared is the key to avoiding − or at least reducing − the hassle of major rental property issues. When […]

How to Deal with Late Paying Tenants

One of the biggest challenges property owners in Prince George’s County face is collecting rent from tenants. Though ideally every tenant will pay rent in full and on time every month, all property owners know that this is not always realistic.  There will be a late paying tenant at one point or another; it just […]

Top 5 Things to Emphasize in Your Tenant Welcome Packet

It is no secret that first impressions are a big deal when it comes to anything business-related.  In fact, the impression you give your Baltimore City tenants upon first meeting them may just have enough of an impact to convince them to renew at the end of their lease term. So why not put your […]