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Early Lease Termination: A Guide to Landlord’s Rights and Responsibilities

Breaking a Lease: Understanding Landlord Rights and Responsibilities

  When your tenant requests an early lease termination, you find yourself in a precarious situation. Most tenants who sign a lease intend to stay for the full term. However, sometimes life happens, and early terminations occur. As with any written contract, breaching the terms within the lease does not come without consequences. That said, […]

Ultimate Guide to Property Management for Real Estate Investors

Ultimate Guide to Property Management for Real Estate Investors

  Whether you are considering investing in rental properties or have an existing portfolio, managing those properties can be an overwhelming task. So, to help you in your investment endeavors, Bay Property Management Group has assembled a guide to property management tasks that every landlord should be familiar with. While this is not everything you […]

5 Expert Property Management Tips to Write a Strong Lease Agreement

The way you structure your lease agreement is going to set the tone for the entire term of your Potomac tenants’ stay. In fact, the lease is often considered the crux of your entire rental property business. However, drafting your own lease agreement from scratch can be challenging if you self-manage your rental properties and […]

Top Addendums to Include in a Lease Agreement in Columbia, MD

Drawing up an airtight lease from the very beginning is one of the most important things you and your Columbia, Maryland property management company can do. Doing this prevents any confusion amongst the parties regarding what is to be expected throughout the lease term, and helps to protect both property owner and tenant. If you […]

5 Mistakes You Could Be Making With Your Lease Agreement

Becoming a successful investment property owner in Chevy Chase, MD takes a lot of real estate expertise. You must be familiar with how to: Finance and purchase rental properties Place high quality tenants and collect timely rent payments Maintain and repair your property whenever an issue arises Keep your tenants satisfied so they will want […]

What to Do When You Find an Unauthorized Person in Your Rental Property

Discovering that an unauthorized person is living in your Montgomery County rental property can be a very stressful situation. It is your responsibility, as a rental property owner, to maintain the property that your tenants reside in. It is also your duty to ensure that whomever is living in your investment property is authorized to […]

Dealing with a Tough Homeowners Association for Your Rental Property

  Homeowners associations (HOAs) are gaining popularity all across the state of Maryland and property owners are flocking to purchase property that is part of an HOA.  Take a look at this list to get an idea of just how many HOAs there are in existence right now, with additions consistently being made. So why […]

Unusual, But Legal, Pets Your Tenant May Own

Pets are a part of many people’s lives. For some, pets are just as much a part of their family as their own blood relatives.  In today’s world, there certainly is no shortage in the number of tenants that own pets and want to lease your Montgomery County rental property.  And, should you be the […]

6 Tips to Successfully Show a Rental Property

Showing a client’s vacant rental property to prospective tenants is one of the principal roles of a property manager. Though emphasis is often placed on appealing to the right tenant pool, as well as the importance of proper tenant screening, the truth is that the in-person showing of the home to potential renters is just […]

The Most Common Lease Clauses Explained

Once your Bethesda property management company has found a suitable tenant for your rental home, and you have agreed on the terms and conditions of the lease, it is time to place those terms on paper in the form of a legally binding contract.This contract, also known as the lease agreement, is a formality that […]