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Category Archives: Property Management in Northern Virginia

How to Find and Interpret Comps for Rental Properties

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 Before buying a rental property, you’ll want to ensure it’s a smart and lucrative investment. However, it can be difficult to determine the profitability of a property in any given location. As such, many investors find it beneficial to compare rentals and their amenities in similar locations before purchasing a rental property. If you want […]

Renter to Owner: A Homebuyer’s Guide for Tenants

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The dream of homeownership remains a big priority for individuals and families across the nation. However, with many areas experiencing limited supply and huge demand, preparation is critical. After all, making the jump from renter to owner is a major step with many considerations and financial implications. That said, navigating this process and planning for […]

Employee Spotlight – Ranette Dangoy, Property Manager at BMG

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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 each contribute something special to our property management company. […]

Will Holding a Rental Open House Help Fill Your Vacancy Faster?

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Marketing your rental properties can consist of several things. You can add tons of photos, create thorough descriptions, and list your property on several sites. However, you can also host a rental open house to show potential renters exactly what they’d be getting if they rented your property. If you want to learn more about […]

Complete Septic System Maintenance Checklist for Your Rental Property

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Waste and water must leave our homes somehow. Either a septic system or sewer system takes the waste and properly disposes of it. However, there are a few key differences between the two systems. This article will discuss septic systems and how to maintain them. Read along as we provide a septic system maintenance checklist […]

7 Practical Tips for Landlords Dealing with Terrible Tenants

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Terrible tenants can make your job as a landlord tough. Some of them pay rent late every month, while others are careless and damage your property. Most property owners face the hassle of dealing with difficult tenants at some point, and it is not easy. Fortunately, we have put together a list of types of […]

5 Common Plumbing Issues For Landlords to Watch For in a Rental

5 Common Plumbing Issues For Landlords to Watch For in a Rental

If you are a landlord, one of the last things you want to deal with is plumbing issues in one of your rental properties. However, these scenarios pop up from time to time and must be handled quickly and accordingly. Otherwise, you may end up with more damages within your rental than you bargained for. […]

Protecting Your Investment with a Move-Out Checklist

Protecting Your Investment with a Move-Out Checklist

It is best to plan for every part of the rental process as a landlord, including move-outs. Most tenants and landlords have heard of the practice, but not everyone understands what a move-out checklist should include. Thus, we have compiled a comprehensive explanation of the process from notice to vacate to new move-in. Read along […]

What is the Average Cost to Sell a House or Investment Property?

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Whether you’re selling your rental property or family home, it’s crucial to understand the costs associated with selling. Unfortunately, some people don’t realize that selling your home will also cost you money. In this article, we’ll go over the typical costs associated with selling a house and how to decide if it’s the right time. […]

Classification of Real Estate: The 3 Types of Investment Markets Explained

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The type of market you invest in can play a massive role in the success of your rental property. As such, investors need to know a bit about the classification of real estate and how to choose the right investment market. Learning about primary, secondary, and tertiary real estate markets can help investors make the […]