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Category Archives: Property Management in Maryland

How to Calculate the Rent Value of Investment Properties

How to Calculate the Rent Value of Investment Properties

Probably the most common question for most new landlords in Maryland is “How much should I charge for rent? While this is a good question, there are a number of additional considerations property owners must first address in order to arrive at a rental fee.   What are the neighbors like? What does the property […]

4 Benefits of Property Management for Owners and Tenants

4 Benefits of Property Management for Owners and Tenants

Taking Advantage of Property Management Services in Maryland   Trying to decide whether you should work with a property management company or handle the properties on your own? Many Maryland investment property owners are unsure which management method would work best for their situation. Whether you have rental properties in Prince George’s County, Montgomery County, […]

Decreasing Maintenance Costs in Your Rental Property

Decreasing Maintenance Costs in Your Rental Property

Maintenance and property upkeep can be a nightmare for many property owners in and around Baltimore. Unexpected appliance breakdowns, skipped routine maintenance, and unusually harsh weather can all lead to maintenance problems that eat into profit. Fortunately, there are proactive ways to reduce costs over time, including scheduling routine upkeep, investing in quality supplies and […]

8 Ways to Collect Rent from Tenants

8 Ways to Collect Rent from Tenants

Depending on your tenants, collecting rent is either your favorite time of the month, or your worst nightmare. When you have reliable, high value tenants, your investment in rental property truly pays off, but when tenants repeatedly pay late – or not at all – it can take the joy out of owning real estate. […]

How Thoroughly Should You Screen Your Tenants?

How Thoroughly Should You Screen Your Tenants?

Would you rather deal with a prolonged vacancy or an eviction? If you are an experienced landlord, you know the answer. Finding the right tenant for your rental property can be tricky. You want to avoid long periods of vacancy, but you also want to avoid going through the eviction process. Evictions can be costly […]

What to Look for When Investing in Rental Properties

What to Look for When Investing in Rental Properties

So you are thinking about investing in rental properties but not exactly sure where to begin. What makes a great rental property anyway? Finding the right investment property can be overwhelming, especially for first-time landlords. Buying an investment property in Maryland is not the same as flipping a house or even buying a home. While […]

Fix and Flip vs. Renting Out a Property: What Is the Better Option?

Fix and Flip vs. Renting Out a Property: What Is the Better Option?

Find Bigger Profits Contrasting House Flipping and Rental Properties in Anne Arundel County There are two leading strategies for the average Marylander to actively create real estate income: buying rental properties or fixing up houses to sell. In today’s market, either strategy can be a good investment for property owners, though each one comes with […]

What Tenants Want in an Outdoor Space

What Tenants Want in an Outdoor Space

  What Montgomery County Tenants Are Looking for in a Home Exterior For many renters in Montgomery County, the outside of a rental property is just as important as the interior. On nice days, tenants want to know that they can go out and spend time in the yard or enjoy a glass of wine […]

Tracking Rental Property Income and Expenses

Tracking Rental Property Income and Expenses

6 Financial Considerations for Baltimore Property Management The key to receiving a return on your investment property is accurately recording income and expenses. From reporting incoming rental funds to calculating total expenses, the entire process can quickly become overwhelming for busy investment owners and/or those with multiple rental properties throughout the Baltimore area. With an […]

5 Things to Include in Your Tenant Manual

5 Things to Include in Your Tenant Manual

Finding a good tenant is only half of a landlord’s job. The other half is managing the property with the tenant in it, which can be a demanding task. To make it a bit easier, many property managers create a “tenant manual.” Even though the rental contract outlines most of the tenants’ responsibilities, a tenant […]