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Category Archives: Tips for Property Managers

The Pros and Cons of Collecting Last Month’s Rent

Choosing the perfect tenant for your rental property is just one of the many decisions landlords must make before the move in. Most property owners are familiar with charging new tenants the first month’s rent and a security deposit. However, the question remains – should you collect last month’s rent as well? This is something […]

What is Wrongful Eviction? – A Landlord’s Guide to Avoiding Illegal Eviction

What is Wrongful Eviction? - A Landlord's Guide to Avoiding Illegal Eviction

When a tenant stops paying rent, fails to vacate, or breaches the lease provisions, all a landlord wants is to get them out as quickly as possible. However, trying to do so can prove to be a long and tedious process. Due to the cost and time involved in removing a non-compliant tenant, landlords may […]

Complete Rental Property Maintenance Checklist for Landlords

The Complete Rental Property Maintenance Checklist for Landlords

Seasonal preventative maintenance is one of the most important tasks for landlords and property managers. Not only is it essential for the preservation of your investment, but it goes a long way to fostering tenant satisfaction. When you do not spend every day in a property, it is easy for things to fall by the […]

Landlord-Tenant Responsibilities: Who is Responsible for Snow Removal?

Landlord-Tenant Responsibilities for Snow Removal - Who Does What?

If you own a rental property, waiting for the first flakes to fall is not the time to plan for snow removal. Instead, a careful definition of landlord-tenant responsibilities will save a ton of headaches once severe weather does roll in. Many tenants and landlords question who is responsible for snow or ice removal. So, […]

10 Difficult Tenants That Strain the Landlord-Tenant Relationship

10 Types of Difficult Tenants That Strain the Landlord-Tenant Relationship

Landlords face many challenges as part of running a rental property business. However, one of the biggest challenges is dealing with all kinds of problem tenants. Trying to handle these difficult tenants can put landlords to the test. So, it is vital to recognize issues early and know how to prevent them from getting out […]

Top 10 Blogs For Real Estate Investors

Top 10 Blogs Covering Investment in Rental Property and Real Estate

The real estate investment industry is consistently changing. Whether you are looking for market updates, general investment advice, how-to instruction, or ways to improve your business, landlords across the country are turning to the top real estate blogs for answers. Blogs for landlords offer the most up to date information and industry tips to help […]

Holiday Safety and Security Tips for Landlords and Tenants

Holiday Safety and Security Tips for Landlords and Tenants

The COVID-19 has hijacked many fun festivities as we head into this Winter season. It is no doubt that gatherings will look different this year, but the holiday spirit is in full swing. Despite the pandemic, tenants may want to have small gatherings, spend extra time decorating, or skip town to visit close family. How […]

How to Ask a Tenant to Move Out

How to Ask a Tenant to Move Out

When a landlord needs a tenant to vacate for any reason, getting them out is not always as easy as it sounds. Many property owners wonder if there is any other alternative to eviction. Unfortunately, the formal process of evicting a tenant can be lengthy and costly for landlords. The good news is, there are other […]

3 Methods of Communicating with Your Tenants – Which is Best?

Nowadays technology has made communicating with people a cinch.  Contacting friends, family, employees, and even customers has never been easier.  And the same holds true for your Rockville tenants. With so many different ways of communicating with your tenants, issues can be resolved quickly and effortlessly.  Utilizing the different methods of communication, you can achieve […]

Efficient Property Turnover Tips for Rentals to Minimize Vacancy

Efficient Property Turnover Tips for Rentals to Minimize Vacancy

In a perfect world, one lease would end, and another would begin immediately after. Unfortunately, it is not an ideal world, and property turnover remains a vital property manager’s responsibility.  The success of this endeavor relies on a stable process, trustworthy vendors, planning, follow-up, and attention to detail. As a property manager, you can take […]