When Can My Washington, D.C. Landlord Make Deductions From my Security Deposit?

Most renters have had their security deposit deducted, even when they are positive that they have done everything their landlord required. A recent Rent.com survey explains that one out of four renters failed to have their security deposit returned when they fully expected to. You may wonder how this happens and how it can be … Read More

2019 Tax Tips for New Prince George’s County Landlords

Investing in rental properties near Washington D.C. allows for tax advantages that other investments don’t. One such benefit that landlords can take advantage of when income taxes come due is the ability to deduct expenses related to your rental property and rental income. As a real estate investor who rents property to others, a landlord … Read More


How to Avoid Online Rental Scams in Washington D.C.

The Washington D.C. rental market has exploded in recent years and finding high-quality rental properties at reasonable rates is very difficult right now. Unfortunately, rental scammers in D.C. are taking advantage of the incredible demand for rental housing and duping unwary victims by luring them with the promise of affordable apartments in D.C. and then … Read More

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