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Category Archives: Property Management in Washington, D.C.

2022 Rental Market Projections – What Can Investors Expect?

Projections for 2022’s Competitive Rental Market and How to Prepare

It’s hard to predict what will happen with the rental market in the year ahead. We’ve seen the Covid-19 pandemic spark many changes in the past couple of years, especially within real estate. So, what can investors expect this year? Keep reading as we discuss the 2022 rental market projections and how investors can prepare. […]

Top 5 Northern Virginia Neighborhoods for Commuters

Top 5 Northern Virginia Neighborhoods for Commuters

Although we have experienced numerous challenges within the rental market over the past year, Northern Virginia remains a popular place to live. Many people throughout Northern Virginia neighborhoods commute to the United States capital regularly, whether for business or just sightseeing. Since Washington D.C. is such a popular place, people tend to rent homes in […]

What is the Fair Criminal Screening for Housing Act

What is the Fair Criminal Screening for Housing Act

Landlords should be no stranger to the laws and guidelines of the federal Fair Housing Act. These laws ensure that tenants in protected classes do not face discrimination throughout the housing industry. However, Fair Housing Laws are not the only regulations that owners must be aware of. While creating standard qualification and screening processes, rental […]

What is the Current State of the Washington DC Housing Market?

A Landlord's Guide to the Washington DC Housing Market

Real estate markets across the country, including Washington DC, have seen drastic changes throughout the COVID pandemic. As housing prices soared out of reach, individuals turned to the rental market to fill the gap. As a result, some areas saw significant vacancy spikes after financially impacted renters fled the cities. However, Washington DC continues to […]

Employee Spotlight – Ruth Zwick, Office Administrator BMG Laurel

Employee Spotlight - Ruth Zwick, Office Administrator BMG Laurel

.. 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 incredible team members. Thus, each contributes something special to our property management company. Therefore, […]

What are Landlord-Tenant Laws and Why is Compliance Important?

What are Landlord-Tenant Laws and Why is Compliance Important?

The rental industry is governed by federal, state, and local landlord-tenant laws. Therefore, both tenants and landlords must understand their rights and responsibilities. Although tenants must hold up their end of the lease, landlords are held to a very high standard regarding habitability standards, building codes, and fair housing. Continue reading below as we examine […]

Getting Started in the Property Management Industry

Getting Started in the Property Management Industry

When it comes to job security, seeking out a growing and in-demand industry is a must. For ambitious and detail-oriented individuals, a career in the property management industry may be just what you are looking for. Whether you choose to become a property manager or start your own property management firm, a career in real […]

Top Reasons to Fire Your Property Manager and Escape Your Contract

Top Reasons to Fire Your Property Manager and Escape Your Contract

A great property management company is worth its weight in gold – but a bad one is an absolute nightmare. In the competitive rental industry, some fledgling companies put the majority of their efforts toward building a client base. However, they may forget the importance of great service to keep the clients they already have. […]

When Can My Washington, D.C. Landlord Make Deductions From my Security Deposit?

It is not uncommon for renters to have some security deposit deductions they were not ready for. In fact, a Rent.com survey explains that one out of four renters had funds withheld when they anticipated a full refund of their deposit. Thus, leaving renters wondering – how did this happen? Is it legal for the […]

Employee Spotlight – Samin Alam, Leasing Specialist BMG DC

Employee Spotlight - Samin Alam, Leasing Specialist BMG Laurel

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. […]