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How to Close the Deal When Showing a Rental Property

By Jennifer McCready Successful property management is about more than just attracting prospects and showing properties. It’s about closing the deal and landing those quality tenants that will stay for the long haul. Do you have a strategy for how … 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 Simple Home Makeovers for Your Renters

By Jennifer McCready Most people list one of the biggest downsides of renting vs. owning a home as the inability to do any major renovations. While you certainly don’t want your tenants making any major changes to your property (without … Continue reading

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7 Simple Ways to Attract More Prospects to Your Rental Properties

By Jennifer McCready You may have the most magnificent properties in the world, but if you’re not doing the right things to attract prospective tenants, you won’t be enjoying much return on your investments. Successful property management involves attracting, landing … 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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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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Using Your Property Maintenance Policies to Keep Tenants Happy

By Jennifer McCready Reducing costly tenant turnover is the key to ongoing success of your property management business. Keeping your properties well maintained is one of the most important factors in improving tenant happiness and more importantly – keeping them … 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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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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Checklist for Finding the Perfect Tenant

By Jennifer McCready When it comes to being a successful property manager, it starts and ends with finding the right tenants. In past blog posts, we shared some tips for screening prospective renters and even some important questions you should … Continue reading

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