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End Of Summer Maintenance For Your Philadelphia Rental Property

If you are a successful Philadelphia property owner, chances are you have been preparing for your annual end of summer property inspection. Routine inspections of your rental property are a great way to ward off major maintenance expenses, ensure your tenant is fulfilling their lease obligations, and ease your mind that your investment property is […]

Top Tips for Avoiding Rental Property Scams in Chevy Chase, MD

Rental scams have been around for decades. And, as the number of people looking to rent increases nationwide, more tenants than ever are on the lookout for these scams, so they don’t fall victim them. Criminals that are responsible for these scams are aware of the heightened demand for rentals, and the increasing rent rates […]

4 Ways to Market Your Philly Rental Property to Millennials

If you own a rental property in Philly, you might know that over a quarter of your state’s population is comprised of millennials. And if you didn’t, now you do. That means marketing your vacant rental properties specifically to millennials should be a priority. In the past, we have discussed how to go about leasing […]

4 Ways to Minimize Philadelphia Rental Property Vacancies

Vacancies present quite a challenge to property owners. They dip into whatever positive cash flow you have accrued for the year, require extra time thanks to new tenant placement, and can be just plain frustrating. In the past, we have discussed plenty of ways to reduce your vacancy rates, as well as how to improve […]

How to Interview Potential Tenants For Your Edgewood Rental

We all know how important it is to interview tenant references when deciding whether to lease to a prospective tenant. In the past, we have discussed how to do just that, as well as provided some tips for how to double check, and ensure a potential tenant’s references are even real. But have you put […]

The 4 Most Common Tenant Types in Philadelphia

The more experience you have as a Philadelphia landlord, the more you will realize there are all kinds of different tenants out there. And, in order to be a successful landlord, it is important that you tune into these different types so you can learn how to recognize red flags early on, how to keep […]

Guide to Roof Damage and Repair for Your Philly Rental Property

Did you know that the average roof repair cost is $716, with most property owners spending between $316 and $1,118? That’s a lot of money to spend on one property repair. And yet, having a sound roof on your Philly rental property is crucial to keeping your property, and tenants, safe and dry from the […]

5 Rental Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Property in Top Shape

Taking care of your Philadelphia rental home is just as important as caring for the home you actually live in. Yet, time and again, property owners either fall behind on general maintenance of their rental properties, or expect their tenants to handle everything – both of which are a bad idea. Keeping your investment property […]

How to Go Paperless With Managing Your Rental Property

Proper bookkeeping is crucial to the success of any landlord. And, as portfolios begin to build, one tenant turns into ten, and the amount of documents you must keep on hand for not only your rental properties, but those occupying them, continues to grow. The next thing you know, your need for a paperless solution […]

What to Do If Your Tenant Files for Bankruptcy

The thought of your Philadelphia tenant filing for bankruptcy no doubt brings to mind some very serious situations that you do not want to deal with. For example, if you have a tenant in your property that is claiming bankruptcy, how can you expect them to pay you rent each month? Worse, perhaps they have […]