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Monthly Archives: August 2021

8 Steps to Successfully Starting a Property Management Company

8 Steps to Successfully Starting a Property Management Company

The rental industry is expected to grow exponentially in the coming years. This multi-billion-dollar industry has sparked a new wave of entrepreneurs starting property management companies to fill a need as investors grow their portfolios. Starting a property management company is much like any other small business. That said, there are some differences specific to […]

9 Signs You Might Need a Property Manager

Being a landlord is no easy task. While it definitely has its benefits, sometimes the negatives outweigh the positives. Managing the day-to-day rental properties can be a demanding, time-consuming job that can take over your life. If managing your investment has started to feel like a burden, you may already be looking for a solution. […]

Are You Ruining Your Business by Being a Bad Rental Property Landlord?

Are You Ruining Your Business by Being a Bad Rental Property Landlord?

Being a successful rental property landlord can be rewarding but is not always easy. Unfortunately, for every great landlord, there are a few bad ones. Do you know what kind of landlord you are? Becoming successful in such a competitive industry demands landlords be at the top of their game with a commitment to maintaining […]

10 Tips For Selecting the Best Property Manager

tips to selecting property manager

Owning rental property is a worthwhile opportunity for savvy investors, but it does come with the added responsibility of being a landlord. For some, this is a welcome challenge; however, managing tenants is not for everyone. If the latter describes you, hiring a property manager may be the perfect solution. That said, an experienced manager […]

Why Every Landlord Should Use Online Rent Collection

Why Every Landlord Should Use Online Rent Collection

  A huge factor in the success of the rental property is timely rent payments and an efficient collection system. So, what can landlords do to help ensure on-time rent payments? After all, no landlord wants the hassle of chasing down tenants to try and collect, or worse yet, hearing the payment was lost in the […]

A Return to In-Person Learning in Prince George’s County

A Return to In-Person Learning in Prince George's County

For students in Prince George’s County and across Maryland, the first day of the 2021-22 school year is approaching quickly. Prince George’s County recently announced its plan to return to in-person learning ahead of a September 8th start date. After a year of virtual classes, students, teachers, and parents will have to readjust to schedules, […]

What Should a Landlord Do with Abandoned Tenant Property?

What Should a Landlord Do with Abandoned Tenant Property?

Whether a tenant moves of their own accord or faced legal eviction, sometimes possessions remain in the home. When this occurs, landlords face a dilemma – what to do with abandoned tenant property? In many cases, tenants simply leave behind trash that landlords are free to dispose of. However, personal items or other property is […]

Common Eviction Mistakes Rental Landlords Must Avoid

Common Eviction Mistakes Rental Landlords Must Avoid

Evictions are an unfortunate event that is sometimes unavoidable. Understanding the legal process is the key to success when the only solution is to remove a tenant from the home. Legal evictions can be a lengthy process of notices, court appearances, and communications. To regain possession of their property as soon as possible, some landlords […]

The Pros and Cons of Purchasing a Rental Property with Cash

How to purchase rental properties largely depends on an investor’s individual financial situation and is often a matter of personal preference. Some investors prefer to finance and leverage money to be used elsewhere, including financing additional properties, and some prefer cash transactions. If you have a stockpile of funds to purchase in cash, there are many benefits […]

Is it a Guest or Tenant? Understanding Types of Unauthorized Tenants

Is it a Guest or Tenant? Understanding Types of Unauthorized Tenants

Imagine going through all the trouble of marketing, properly screening tenants, and signing leasing documents, only to discover unwelcome occupants in your rental property. As a landlord, understanding who a tenant is, who is a guest, and who is an unauthorized occupant is essential. Furthermore, knowing your rights as a landlord can help deal with […]