Archive for the ‘1. Property Owner Blog Posts’ Category

Save Money By Doing An Energy Audit And Seven Easy Fixes

As a property owner, you should always be looking for ways to save money and to maximize profits. Raising the rent isn’t always an option. There lots of ways your profits vanish without...

Why Cash-For-Keys Can Be Better than Evicting

Get rid of problem tenants cheaper than evicting them. So, you have a nightmare tenant that you just want to get rid of! Though most property owners are all too familiar with the legal process of...

How To Make Extra Cash From Your Rental on Airbnb

Airbnb actually now has more listing than hotels have rooms! Keeping your property in tip-top shape is key. Short-term rentals have become a booming business for people looking to make a...

How To Use Social Media To Promote Your Rental Property

Most property owners have moved away from traditional advertising campaigns, like print ads, and have started using some form of social media to help drive traffic. Engage with a wide...

Learn How to Fend Off Exhaustion Being A Do it Yourself Landlord

Strike a balance between work and personal life. The rental business can be lucrative and enjoyable, but it can also be a mental and physical drain if you let it. So how can you fend off...

Tips For Photo And Video When Marketing Your Rental

The strategies you do when marketing your rental is usually highly correlated to the quality of the applicants you will find yourself screening to fill vacancies. Since most prospects...

Tired of Vacancy? Why Tenants Move & How to Keep Them

Tenants move because they can longer afford the rent, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s your fault. It’s just the nature of things, people relocate for any number of reasons. The rental...

Criminal Records, What You Can And Can’t Ask.

Landlords do have a great deal of control over who they decide to rent to … but there are lots of rules and regulations that need to be adhered to. These rules and regulations...

Ways On How to Raise the Rent without the Blow-back

As a property owner you need to raise the rent to protect and improve your bottom line, but raising rents is never easy. It can be a delicate issue. Being too aggressive may cause...

Know When To Start Hiring A Property Management Company

If you’re growing your property rental business, a time will come when it gets too much for you to handle all by yourself. The extra expense of a property management company may be...