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December 10, 2019

What’s Landlord Umbrella Insurance & Why You Might Need It

Landlords typically carry a variety of insurance policies to keep themselves, their business and their tenants safe, but one...

December 03, 2019

5 Ways to Keep Tenants Accountable

Retaining great tenants and filling any vacancies quickly with high-quality renters are two main goals for property management companies....
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November 26, 2019

The Benefits (and Risks) of Renting to College Students

Across the U.S., there are well over 20 million students enrolled in public and private colleges. Statistica reports that...

November 19, 2019

Advertising Under the Fair Housing Act

Advertising your properties – whether it’s by old-fashioned signage or on digital platforms like your website, ILS and social...

November 12, 2019

Getting Started in HOA Property Management: Top 3 Considerations

Your property management business is growing and an opportunity has arisen to move into the Home Owners Association (HOA)...

November 05, 2019

What you Need to Know About Vacancy Rates

Real estate investors and property managers need to keep a sharp eye on their vacancy rates. Tenant turnover can...

October 29, 2019

Five Benefits of Requiring Tenants to Have Renter’s Insurance

Sometimes landlords waffle on whether or not to require their tenants to have renter’s insurance. Don’t. Insist on it....

October 22, 2019

3 Features Work Order Management System Should Have

For property managers, getting maintenance done quickly, consistently and efficiently is critical to tenant relations and the upkeep of...

October 15, 2019

4 Reasons Why You Need Condo Management Software

Condo buildings are vibrant communities. Overseeing this community can be a complex job. Board members, or the property firm...

October 08, 2019

5 Skills That All Property Managers Need

Being a property manager is a fulfilling, dynamic career. If you are looking to get into the property management...

October 01, 2019

8 Property Management KPIs You Should Track

You can’t manage what you can’t measure. That’s why professional property management firms keep a sharp eye on several...

September 24, 2019

A Landlord’s Guide to Rental Property Inspection Software

If you own or manage a rental property, regular ongoing inspections are a critical component in ensure the value...