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What is the DC Housing Choice Voucher Program?

Landlord's Guide to Housing Vouchers in the DC Metro Area

More and more landlords have come to hear and know the terms Section 8 or the Housing Choice Voucher Program in recent years. In Washington DC, investors know that there are many benefits to actively participating in this program. As part of the 1974 Housing and Community Development Act, this program expands the availability of […]

Effects of Eviction Moratorium on DC Landlords

The Current Moratorium Restrictions on Evictions in Washington DC

New executive orders have landlords in Washington DC and across the country wondering when, or if, relief from non-paying tenants will ever come. Recently, the POTUS signed an order to extend the eviction moratorium on residential properties. Therefore, at least for now, the light at the end of the tunnel is a little further away. […]

Employee Spotlight – Griffin Wills, Director of New Business Development

Employee Spotlight - Griffin Wills, Director of New Business Development

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. Therefore, […]

What is Landlord Harassment and How Can Owners Protect Themselves?

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The landlord-tenant relationship can, at times, be a trying one. That said, in many cases, these issues are easily resolved with professional communication and a little understanding. However, when situations escalate, property owners may find themselves accused of landlord harassment. Also, a dreaded landlord harassment lawsuit can deplete profits, not to mention valuable time. So, […]

Landlord’s Guide to After-Hours Rental Property Emergency Maintenance

Landlord's Guide to After-Hours Rental Property Emergency Maintenance

Landlords in the industry know that property management is not a standard 9 to 5 job. Maintenance is a task that requires a significant amount of time and coordination. But, how do landlords handle rental property emergency maintenance after hours? No one wants to get that call; however, it is essential to quickly and efficiently […]

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 […]

Fall Activities Amidst COVID-19 in Prince George’s County

Fall Fun Amidst COVID-19 in Prince George's County

  Prince George’s County is in the heart of the exciting Washington DC metro area just minutes from Downtown. While COVID-19 has dampened many plans over the past several months, PG County still has some fun Fall activities and things to do. Take a look at attractions and events you can still take advantage of, […]

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, […]