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Category Archives: Property Management in Philadelphia

How to Handle After-Hours Calls from Your Tenant

  Being a landlord is not a 9 to 5, Monday through Friday job. That said, being a rental owner comes with both pros and cons. Plus, there are times when working in a non-traditional industry such as real estate can wreak havoc on your schedule. For example, one of the common disruptions for landlords […]

Understanding Rental Property Pricing in a Seller’s Market

Understanding Rental Property Pricing in a Seller's Market

Housing prices continue to soar in many areas as supply still struggles to keep up with demand. This increased demand and low supply creates a strong seller’s market within the real estate industry – but where does this leave rentals? The truth is, the rental market does take some cues from the housing market. Therefore, […]

How to Properly Clean Your Rental Home Prior to Listing

Preparing your rental property for the next tenant is critical to the success of your rental property business. Every renter does, and should, want to move into an impeccably clean home. However, even before that, prospective applicants do not want to tour a dirty property. After all, first impressions are lasting ones! So, presenting a clean […]

9 Sneaky Expenses of Owning a Philadelphia Rental Property

sneaky expense owning a rental property

Owning an investment property is a great way to build long-term wealth and generate additional monthly income. That said, being successful in the rental industry relies on a healthy profit margin. Unfortunately, typical and not so typical, expenses can chip away at those profits more than many landlords realize. So, it is essential that property […]

Best Paint, Flooring, and Cabinet Colors for Rental Properties: Keep it Neutral!


Creating a living space that appeals to a broad range of potential tenants is vital for a successful rental property. That said, if interior decorating is not your specialty, the task can prove daunting. The goal in rental properties is to create a neutral space where anyone could visualize their belongings. Continue reading below as […]

Understanding the CDC Eviction Ban: How Landlords Are Fighting Back

Understanding the CDC Eviction Ban How Landlords Are Fighting Back

The moratorium on evictions is now extended through June 30, 2021. Landlords are left to wonder, is there any end in sight? The answer is a complex and uncertain one. Since the CDC eviction ban has already been extended multiple times, what can a landlord do? According to Moody Analytics, an estimated 7 million households […]

Meet Justin Nattrass, Philadelphia Director of Business Development

Meet Justin Nattrass, Director of New Business Development, BMG Philly

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, […]

How to Avoid Rental Scams & Protect Yourself From Fraud

Common Tenant Scams and How to Protect Yourself from Fraud

For as long as the rental industry has been around, scammers have been looking to take advantage of both landlords and tenants. Whether you are searching for or listing an apartment to rent, understanding the potential for scams will help keep you protected. So, join us below as we discuss common tenant scams, what to […]

How to Become a Section 8 Landlord in PA

As a landlord, the goal is to rent your property quickly to tenants who will pay in full and on time. Therefore, one way to increase the applicant pool is to become a Section 8 landlord. By working with the Pennsylvania Housing Authority, owners can get approved for a housing program for low-income families and still […]

Rental Market Projections & Top US Cities for Investors in 2021

Rental Market Projections and The Top US Cities for Investors in 2021

The question for the day is, what will 2021 hold for the US rental market? No matter what the economic outlook post-COVID-19, individuals will always need a place to call home. That said, investors can count on a large portion of those individuals being renters. However, while the pandemic’s effects are still playing out, the […]