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Monthly Archives: November 2021

10 Mistakes that Kill Profit Margin on Rental Properties

10 Mistakes that Kill Profit Margin on Rental Properties

Owning rental property can be a lucrative investment, but only if managed effectively. As the rental industry grows, more investors are looking to this sector for passive income opportunities. However, with reward comes a certain amount of risk. While valuable tips for new landlords are everywhere, a crucial part of success is understanding what not […]

Top 5 Things to Emphasize in Your Tenant Welcome Packet

First impressions are vitally important in business. For landlords, this begins the very first time a prospective tenant reaches out. To create a great landlord-tenant relationship, the goal is to continually foster positive interactions, including during move-in. Providing new residents with a tenant welcome packet can help set the tone for the rest of the […]

Turn Your Rental Property into a “Smart Home” & Attract High-Paying Tenants

Nowadays, modern renters expect amenities that offer convenience, efficiency, added security, and enhanced comfort. As the industry becomes increasingly competitive, “smart” technology is at the top of many tenants’ list of desires. Therefore, by strategically installing smart devices in a rental, landlords can turn that property into a smart home. Thus, increasing its value and […]

Meet Angela Shelton, Director of Real Estate Sales and Leasing

Meet Angela Shelton, Director of Real Estate Sales and Leasing

At Bay Property Management Group, we are property management professionals focused on customer service. Furthermore, our goal is to make property ownership both a pleasurable and profitable experience for our clients. We know that our success is due to our fantastic team members and how they each contribute something special to our property management company. […]

How to Turn Off Exterior Water and Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

How to Turn Off Exterior Water and Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

The first deep freeze of the year is right around the corner. Cold weather brings several hazards, including frozen pipes which can lead to devastating repairs. Not to mention, this is a massive inconvenience for both tenants and landlords. That means as an owner, ensuring tenants have properly winterized the property should be a top […]

Energy-Saving Upgrades to Improve Rental Property Efficiency

Energy-Saving Upgrades to Improve Rental Property Efficiency

As costs of everyday goods and services continue to rise, many tenants and landlords seek to trim expenses anywhere they can. For landlords, making your rental property more energy efficient does not have to be an expensive overhaul. In fact, small changes can make a significant impact on utility costs. So, join us below as […]

The Landlord’s Guide to Rent Increases

  Rent increases are a normal and even expected part of any rental property business. Moreover, unless local law includes rent control policies, landlords are free to increase the rent as they see fit. While the goal for all investors is to make money, relying on rent increases to do so can easily backfire. Instead, […]

Is Taking on Lease Cosigner Responsibilities Right for Me?

Is Taking on Lease Cosigner Responsibilities Right for Me?

Renting an apartment is an exciting but potentially overwhelming new adventure. But what happens if your child, friend, relative, or acquaintance does not quite meet the minimum screening qualifications. In that case, they may ask you to be a cosigner. While this can seem like an automatic yes for some, individuals must understand their obligations. […]