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Why You Need Property Management Software

By Jennifer McCready While owning and operating a property management business does not, in and of itself, require the use of property management software, doing so can be detrimental to the ongoing success and future growth of the business. Many … Continue reading

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The Importance of Photos in Your Property Listings

By Jennifer McCready As a property manager, you’ve probably written dozens if not hundreds of listings to try and rent or lease the properties you manage. Aside from compelling copy that really captures the attention of your target audience, another … Continue reading

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5 Red Flags to Look for When Screening Tenants

By Jennifer McCready Lining up the perfect tenants for your rental properties isn’t always easy. Properly screening your prospects can help to avoid possible problems down the road. We’ve already gone over some tips for evaluating a potential renter, but … Continue reading

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5 Ideas for Property Management Blog Topics

By Jennifer McCready One of the most important components of your online presence is your company blog. This provides an excellent avenue for you to share information, connect with existing and prospective clients, promote a relationship with tenants and much … Continue reading

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Is Your Property Management Business Losing Money?

By Jennifer McCready You may think your business is running cost-effectively. Maybe you’ve taken extra measures to cut unnecessary spending and been diligent about saving on expenditures around the office. There is one area, however, where you may be losing … 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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Safety First – Protecting Yourself as a Property Manager

By Jennifer McCready While property management probably won’t make the list of most dangerous jobs out there, there are still certain risks that must be taken into account in our chosen profession. Think about it, you’re dealing with people you … Continue reading

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The Right Way to Handle Property Inspections

By Jennifer McCready As a property manager, one of the tasks you must tackle at least once a year is conducting inspections of your properties. These inspections serve several purposes, from providing you with a glimpse into whether your tenants … 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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