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

How COVID-19 Has Affected The Real Estate & Rental Market

It’s now been over 9 months since the coronavirus initially began to spread throughout the United States, and although many Americans have been able to avoid getting sick themselves, every single person has been affected by COVID-19 in one way or another. One of the largest side effects being the drastic changes to our economy […]

10 Tips for Successfully Investing in Rental Property

10 Tips for Successfully Investing in Rental Property

Investing in rental property as a way to generate income can prove lucrative for savvy investors. However, like any other type of investment, it does not come without risk. Mitigating this risk takes preparation, planning, and know-how. So, to get you started, we assembled the top 10 tips for successful real estate investing along with […]

Employee Spotlight – Abby Scott, Senior Leasing Agent – Washington DC

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

Essential Lease Clauses Every Rental Agreement Needs

Essential Lease Clauses Every Rental Agreement Needs

  A well-written lease is more than a contract; it is a landlord’s defense against disputes. That said, not all rental agreements are created equal. While you can include a multitude of various clauses to suit your particular property, some leasing clauses are universal. Take a look below as we outline the most important lease […]

Offseason Vacancy – How Landlords Can Avoid it and Fill Rentals Quickly

Offseason Vacancy - How Landlords Can Avoid it and Fill Rentals Quickly

  October is full of pumpkins and Fall festivities, but for landlords, the changing leaves signal the start of offseason. While the slower months are advantageous if owners want to focus on sprucing up their rental, marketing can prove challenging. In a time where leads are not pouring in as they did over the Summer, […]

Complete Landlord’s Guide to Screening Tenants for Rental Properties

Complete Landlord's Guide to Screening Tenants for Rental Properties

  Screening tenants for your rental property is one of the most crucial tasks of a landlord. Applicant screening is a property owner’s first and best defense against troublesome tenants. Generally speaking, the applicant screening process can be broken down into several components – Pre-Screening, Application, Income Verification, Credit Check, Criminal Background, plus Rental History, […]

The Experts Guide to Finding an Investor-Friendly Real Estate Agent

Investor Friendly real estate agents

Real estate is a profitable business for savvy investors in the know. That said, tackling the complicated purchasing process alone is not an excellent way to start. The help of a qualified realtor provides necessary legal and market information every investor can benefit from. So, how do you know if you are working with the […]

Tips to Make Your DC Rental Property More Appealing

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The rental market is a competitive one, and therefore offering a stylish and modern rental is key to your success. Even occupied properties can benefit from some simple upgrades to boost appeal and value. But just because you hear the word upgrades does not automatically have to mean costly. Careful selection of durable materials along […]

What Type of Landlord Are You? How The Answer May Affect Your ROI!

What Type of Landlord Are You? How The Answer May Affect Your ROI!

  Whether you have been in the game for decades or find yourself a sudden accidental landlord, there are always new things to learn. How can you become the best landlord you can be and, in turn, maximize your profits? Well, we are here to help! In any business, understanding your strengths and weaknesses is […]

The New Normal – A Property Managers Guide to Remote Operations

The New Normal - A Property Managers Guide to Remote Operations

  Remote operations have become more prevalent throughout the property management industry. Many businesses forced into remote work environments due to the COVID-19 pandemic are now realizing how beneficial it can be. In fact, remote operations equal opportunity! Read on as we discuss how companies are adapting processes to working remotely, added benefits, plus how […]