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Tips for Renting Your Property without Being a Pushy Salesperson

By Jennifer McCready Let’s face it. Not everyone can close a sale with the simple wink of an eye. In fact, some of us struggle to sell people on rental properties because, well, we’re just not salespeople. The good news … Continue reading

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Tenant Referral Fees – Are they Worth It?

By Jennifer McCready Offering referral fees to your existing tenants is a great way to generate quality leads without having to spend a lot of money on advertising. Before you get to work developing your referral strategy, however, make sure … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Mobile Marketing

By Jennifer McCready Last week we shared some tips on marketing to the next generation of renters, millennials. One of the things that really sets this demographic apart from those that have come before is its overwhelming use of mobile … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Choosing a Property Management Software

By Jennifer McCready If you’ve been in the property management industry for any amount of time, you probably already recognize the importance of property management software. Not only can it keep your hectic day to day schedule of tasks on … Continue reading

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Using Surveys to Improve Your Property Management Business

By Jennifer McCready What’s the quickest and most effective way to measure how your property management business is performing? Ask for feedback from those who have done business with you. This can help you identify areas in which you are … Continue reading

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10 Signs it’s Time to De-Clutter Your Property Management Office and Your Life

By Jennifer McCready Property management, by nature, is a chaotic industry. You’re constantly being pulled in half a dozen different directions and having to juggle a multitude of tasks, all of which are critically important to running a successful operation. … Continue reading

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“Green” Tips for Your Property Management Business

By Jennifer McCready These days it’s more important than ever to be aware of the impact we’re having on our environment. Businesses of all shapes and sizes are taking measures to reduce their carbon footprint and make a conscious effort … Continue reading

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What to Look for in Your Final Walk-Through

By Jennifer McCready One of the most important topics for both landlords and tenants is the security deposit. Tenants want to be sure they get as much back as possible after moving out and landlords want to be sure that … Continue reading

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Preparing in Advance for Emergencies and Natural Disasters

By Jennifer McCready It’s not something any successful property manager ever wants to imagine: dealing with an emergency or natural disaster. Yet, as we’ve seen over the past few years, these occurrences are becoming much more commonplace, from floods and … Continue reading

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Property Safety During the Holidays

By Jennifer McCready The holiday season is almost upon us once again, and regardless of what particular holidays your tenants happen to celebrate, chances are they will be spending time with family. That means that some of your tenants will … Continue reading

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