Searching for a Property Manager: Finding the Right Fit

There are many questions an owner has when searching for a management company.  In the process of weighing cost, reputation, and reliability, it can be easy to overlook an important element: compatibility. Property owners’ wants and needs can vastly vary.  State law dictates the primary functions a manager must perform and outlines many of the corresponding […]

Landlord FAQ

As a landlord, you have probably heard numerous nightmare stories about tenants that have raised concerns as you rent your own property.  As you set expectations for your tenants and/or create policies for your property, it is important to understand the lay of the land so-to-speak.  Here is a list of common landlord questions we encounter, […]

Top Ten Amenities Tenants Want

If you are buying a new investment property or if you own an existing property and wonder why your rent isn’t higher, it is important to consider your potential tenants and your competition.  As a landlord you want to maximize your investment and keep good tenants, but to do that you have to be competitive.  […]

Industry Advisors: Insurance Tips For Landlords and Tenants

When it comes to landlord and renter’s insurance policies, we hate to see people learning about their policies or lack thereof once it is too late.  Information is key, so we asked Heidi Doebel with Allstate insurance if she would share some tips that tenants and landlords need to know before the time comes to […]