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Category Archives: Property Management in Maryland

3 Tips for Dealing with Landlord/Tenant Confrontations

Sadly, confrontation is occasionally a given part of being a landlord. Furthermore, understanding how to deal with confrontation professionally and effectively does not always come naturally to rental owners. In fact, dealing with confrontation is something most people try to avoid at all costs. However, if you do not already employ the area’s best property […]

10 Reasons to Use Bay Management Group

Over 110,000,000 residents live in rental housing throughout the United States. In Maryland alone, 33.17% of households were renters, according to census data. That’s a lot of renting responsibility meaning there is a definite need for property management firms to exist. But, with so many management companies out there, how do owners know which is best? […]

How to Estimate and Budget for Rental Property Expenses

How to Estimate and Budget for Rental Property Expenses

Part of being a successful landlord is preparing for all necessary and unexpected rental property expenses. However, for new landlords or investors, this is easier said than done. When it comes to determining income and profits, there are plenty of helpful online ROI calculators. That said, estimating expenses involves many variables that landlords can easily […]

Who is Responsible for Pest Control in Your Rental Property?

Who is Responsible for Pest Control in Your Rental Property?

No one wants to hear the words “pest infestation”. This is a health hazard, but pests can also damage the rental property and cost hundreds to eradicate. So, as soon as you notice any pest or vermin, it must be dealt with as quickly as possible. That said, getting rid of unwanted pests is only […]

Top 5 Renovations To Improve Your Income Property’s ROI

Improving or renovating your rental property is a great way to boost overall return on investment. Thus, not only helping to justify higher monthly rates but allow you to place higher quality tenants in your property. Furthermore, thoughtful upgrades can increase your property’s resale value. Understanding your rental property’s ROI will help you evaluate how […]

Employee Spotlight – Megan Schofield, Property Manager

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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 awesome team members and how they contribute something special to our property management company. Therefore, […]

5 Remodeling Trends Tenants Look for in a Multi-Family Building

If you own a multi-family building and are looking to attract potential tenants to rent out your spaces, you must keep up with the remodeling trends they’re interested in. It’s the little details that will make your property stand out from the rest!  The following remodeling trends are details that potential tenants will keep an […]

A Home Decorating Guide to Find Your Personal Style

A Home Decorating Guide to Find Your Personal Style

Out with the old – which includes your rental’s tired or dated décor – and in with the new! When it comes to determining your own personal decorating style, it’s important to remember not every choice is suited to a rental property. Ideally, rental properties need to be stylish but a blank slate for future […]

Should You Rent to a Self-Employed Tenant?

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Some landlords get nervous when they hear the words “self-employed” or “freelancer.” Indeed, approving a self-employed rental applicant can prove to be a tricky process for landlords. That said, there are great income opportunities for self-employed individuals. However, for landlords, the challenge becomes finding ways to verify income stream when there is no verifiable employer […]

4 Things Landlords Should Know Before Renting a Property with a Pool

For some tenants, a swimming pool can be the ultimate rental property amenity. They might envision themselves hosting neighborhood barbecues near the water, spending an afternoon relaxing on a raft in the pool, or helping their kids learn how to swim. Plus, a swimming pool adds value to the property overall, which in turn means […]