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Category Archives: Property Management Delaware County

How Do Landlords Declare Rental Property Income?

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Rental property owners have a significant responsibility when tax time comes around. After all, landlords are responsible for reporting rental property income on their tax returns each year. While filing taxes, rental owners must declare all payments they receive as rental property income. Then, investors can deduct qualifying expenses from the total revenue. If you’re […]

Tips for Landlords: Multi-Family Property Maintenance

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While maintenance is not an ideal task for landlords and tenants, it’s necessary for all multi-family properties. That said, property maintenance doesn’t just mean cleaning the property every once in a while, there’s more to it than that. Multi-family property maintenance includes ensuring each rental unit is safe and in working order. Let’s go over […]

Top Rental Property Marketing Strategies for Qualified Leads

Top Rental Property Marketing Strategies for Qualified Leads

The first step to getting someone in your vacant property is attracting qualified leads. However, getting leads is not as easy as it sounds. You’ll want to have good rental property marketing strategies that secure quality tenant leads quickly and efficiently. It’ll be hard to organically find occupants for your rentals if you don’t work […]

5 Tips for Landlords to Keep in Mind While Renting to Roommates

5 Tips for Landlords to Keep in Mind While Renting to Roommates

To get the most out of your rental business, you may find yourself renting to roommates sometimes. Renting to roommates has some benefits, like filling up vacant units quicker and having a wider range of tenants to rent to. Although it may seem like more of a hassle than renting to a family, we have […]

A Tenant’s Guide to Rental Property Maintenance Procedures

A Tenant's Guide to Rental Property Maintenance Procedures

Maintenance within a rental home is necessary for both landlords and tenants. Although landlords have many responsibilities within their rental properties, tenants must keep up with regular maintenance procedures to maintain a safe living space. With that, it’s imperative to outline landlord and tenant responsibilities clearly from the start.  Failure to state maintenance procedures for […]

Employee Spotlight – Jessica DaSilva, Leasing Agent, BMG Philadelphia

Employee Spotlight – Jessica DaSilva, Leasing Agent, BMG Philadelphia

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

How to Turn Off Exterior Water and Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

How to Turn Off Exterior Water and Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

The first deep freeze of the year is right around the corner. Cold weather brings several hazards, including frozen pipes which can lead to devastating repairs. Not to mention, this is a massive inconvenience for both tenants and landlords. That means as an owner, ensuring tenants have properly winterized the property should be a top […]

Managing Rental Maintenance – A Guide for Property Managers

Managing Rental Maintenance - A Guide for Property Managers

Property managers wear many hats throughout completing daily tasks. Property owners may not realize just how much property management and property maintenance go hand in hand. However, arguably a property manager’s most important role is to coordinate and complete necessary maintenance to the home. In addition, rental maintenance is directly linked to tenant satisfaction and […]

Fall Maintenance Tasks for Landlords and Tenants

Fall Maintenance Tasks for Landlords and Tenants

A chill is in the air, leaves are changing, and Fall is here, but along with it comes Fall maintenance. Falling leaves can easily clog gutters and lead to water damage in and around the home. That said, seasons changing presents the perfect opportunity for preventative maintenance and a chance to check-in and ensure all […]

The 4 Types of Inspections Every Rental Landlord Should Complete

The 4 Types of Inspections Every Rental Landlord Should Complete

As part of the rental property process, landlords must complete several different types of inspections. Although these take place at different times and for different reasons, the ultimate goal is to protect you, the tenant, and the property. In addition, detailed inspections help landlords discover maintenance issues before they become emergency repairs and ensure that […]