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Category Archives: Property Management in Montgomery County, MD

Can Owners Require a Pre-approval Before Showing a Rental Property?

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Finding quality tenants for your rental properties is crucial in running a successful rental business. However, conducting showings, following up on leads, and facilitating applications can be a time-consuming process. For landlords without professional property management in Washington DC, running to showings for applicants who are unqualified or not truly interested wastes valuable time. To […]

Balancing Human Interaction and Property Management Technology

Balancing Human Interaction and Property Management Technology

In today’s day and age, rental property management technology is very prevalent and extremely useful. However, some landlords and tenants want to preserve human interaction. After all, human interaction is beneficial for both parties to better understand who they are dealing with. On the other hand, property management technology is also great because it helps […]

Property Manager’s Guide to Tax Time and Sending 1099s to Landlords

Property Manager's Guide to Tax Time and Sending 1099s to Landlords

Tax time can be stressful and confusing for everyone, including property owners and landlords. That said, not everyone is an expert, so it’s important to pay close attention to essential tax documents and requirements. One of the most significant tax forms for landlords is 1099. If you have a management team, like Bay Property Management […]

Low-Income Housing Investments and Tax Credits Guide for Investors

Low-Income Housing Investments and Tax Credits Guide for Investors

What are Low-Income Housing Investments? While most real estate investors look for “nice” properties to invest in, some opt for low-income housing investments instead. As a result, investors can purchase affordable housing properties and create living solutions for families while also making a generous profit.  If you are curious about affordable housing investments and how […]

5 Mistakes You Could Be Making With Your Lease Agreement

The rental agreement is the most critical document to the success of a landlord-tenant relationship. However, many owners do not fully understand the legal implications of this document. As a result, some landlords opt for cookie-cutter leases that do not offer adequate protection instead of consulting a professional property manager or attorney. But ensuring the […]

What is the Housing Justice Act and What Does it Mean for Landlords?

What is the Housing Justice Act and What Does it Mean for Landlords

Although communities throughout Maryland have faced a shortage of affordable housing for some time, the COVID pandemic only exacerbated the situation. In response, Montgomery County Council members Evan Glass and Sidney Katz introduced the Housing Justice Act. Thus, creating more opportunities to combat housing discrimination and open doorways for individuals and families alike. For landlords, […]

Trick or Treat – Halloween Festivities and COVID Safety

Trick or Treat - Halloween Festivities and COVID Safety

Children young and old look forward to Halloween festivities every year. The candy, the costumes, and the crisp Fall weather draw crowds to both public events and neighborhood trick or treating. However, as COVID concerns continue, especially among young children, what can families do to be safe and still enjoy Halloween this year. Join us […]

Choosing the Right Short-Term Rental Software for Airbnb Rentals

Choosing the Right Short-Term Rental Software for Airbnb Rentals

At one point, cookie-cutter hotels and motels were a traveler’s only option – but those days are gone. The rapidly growing short-term vacation rental industry offers travelers nearly endless possibilities. Thus, this multi-billion-dollar industry has attracted the attention of rental investors looking to cash in on this latest trend. However, owning short-term rentals includes some […]

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. […]

What Are the Responsibilities of a Property Management Company?

New or novice rental property owners may find that being a landlord entails more than they bargained for. That said, enlisting the help of one of Gaithersburg’s top property management companies is the next logical step. However, you may be unfamiliar with the responsibilities of a property manager and just how much they can benefit property […]