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Recruiting and Retaining an Exceptional Property Management Team

By Jennifer McCready In property management, as in any business, you’re only as successful as the team around you. This means that leaders must focus on recruiting professionals that possess a certain skill set and personality traits in order to … Continue reading

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How Property Maintenance Can Improve Tenant Retention

By Jennifer McCreadyOne of the biggest keys to being successful in property management is tenant retention, and achieving that goal is dependent mainly on keeping those tenants happy. There are lots of ways you can improve the morale of your … 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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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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5 Simple Ways to Get More Traffic to Your Property Management Blog

By Jennifer McCready In past blog posts we’ve pointed out the importance of maintaining an active property management blog as part of your compelling website. Not only does this provide you with a way to connect with your audience, but … Continue reading

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How to Start Off on the Right Foot with New Tenants

By Jennifer McCready Locating good tenants is only half the battle for landlords and property managers. The next critical step is developing relationships with those renters right off the bat. Why? Because when your tenants like and appreciate you, they’re … 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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5 Ways Outdated Software Could Harm Your Property Management Business

By Jennifer McCready It happens to most businesses. They invest in a quality software product and want to stick with it for the long haul. In the beginning, your software probably worked like a charm – making your team more … Continue reading

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Tips for Offering Pet-Friendly Properties

By Jennifer McCready A while back we discussed some of the pros and cons of allowing pets in your rental properties. This is a very hot topic these days, with many people treating their animal companions like part of the … Continue reading

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3 Key Reasons You Absolutely Need Property Management Software

By Jennifer McCready It’s certainly no secret that the property management industry is a fast paced one in which professionals must wear multiple hats and juggle any number of tasks on a daily basis. The only way to truly be … Continue reading

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