Employee Spotlight: James Kruse, Property Manager

At Bay 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 each contribute something special to our property management company. Therefore, … Read More

How To Host Your First Thanksgiving In Your New Washington D.C. Apartment

The holidays are fast approaching, and you may already be planning your upcoming holiday parties. Hosting Thanksgiving in your new Washington D.C. apartment may seem a little daunting because of space constraints, but don’t fret. Living in small spaces may require some planning and creative thinking, but hosting parties in an apartment is doable with … Read More



Employee Spotlight: Michael MacKay, Leasing Manager

At Bay 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 each contribute something special to our property management company. Therefore, … Read More

How to Attract the Right Tenants to Your Howard County Rental When Hosting an Open House

As most landlords will tell you, the stress level of any income property owner is directly related to the quality of the tenants they currently manage. Finding the right tenants can be tricky but settling for an under-qualified applicant may come back to haunt you. A fantastic technique for attracting great renters is by hosting … Read More

How to Beat the DC Heat Without Breaking the Bank

The Washington, DC area recently experienced a tremendous heatwave, forcing residents to crank their air conditioners or find creative ways to keep cool. Humid and sticky nights can be unbearable and make it impossible to sleep, especially in homes with inefficient air conditioning or no air conditioning at all. If you’re lucky enough to have … Read More

Retaining Great Howard County Tenants by Rewarding Good Behavior

Happy tenants also mean happy landlords. But many landlords overlook this crucial element of property management, and it has a direct impact on the financial stability of a rental unit. Dealing with bad tenants is an unfortunate reality of landlord property management in Howard County or anywhere else. Virtually every property owner has had interactions … Read More

Eight Ways to Make Your Washington D.C. Rental Property More Profitable

Let’s face it—one of the main reasons landlords and investors enter into rental property management is due to how easy it can be to make a good chunk of change without having to do large amounts of work. Of course, being a Washington D.C. landlord is not entirely without work. Collecting rent, finding tenants, and … Read More

Why Maryland Landlords Must Screen Their Vendors

Property management can be a very lucrative business. But every property owner must have a list of trustworthy and reliable vendors to handle maintenance issues that may arise on a rental property. This will not only protect the profitability of the property, but failure to address maintenance issues in a timely, effective, and responsible manner … Read More