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5 Key Characteristics of a Good Property Manager

By Jennifer McCready The property management business can provide a highly rewarding, successful career, but it’s not for everyone. There are certain personalities and skill sets that are better suited for this line of work, which can be hectic and … Continue reading

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5 Business Tips to Start the New Year Right

By Jennifer McCready We’re fast approaching the end of 2013, and with that it’s time to begin making plans for the upcoming New Year. The goal is to realize more success next year than you did this one, and achieving … Continue reading

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Tips for Reducing Rental Payment Delinquency

By Jennifer McCready Cash flow is one of the most critical components of a successful property management business. There are a lot of expenses associated with managing properties, and you need to make sure that rental income is coming in … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Successful Lead Management

If you’ve been in the property management industry for any amount of time, you know how important a fresh lead is – whether it’s a new property that just came up for grabs, a building owner that can’t seem to … Continue reading

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Five Tips for Retaining Excellent Employees

By Jennifer McCready We’ve talked at great length about the importance of landing and keeping quality tenants, but what about your own team? Are you taking the appropriate measures to keep your employees happy and increase their job satisfaction? Turnover … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season – Preparing Your Rental Property for Winter Weather

By Jennifer McCready It’s hard to believe that it’s already almost that time again when temperatures will begin to drop and the bitter cold of winter will once again take over. If your rental properties happen to be located in … Continue reading

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Simple Ways to Spruce Up an Older Property to Make it More Marketable

By Jennifer McCready Maybe you snagged that great deal on the purchase of an older property with the intention of fixing it up, but now the market has gotten tight and you really need to rent it now. Or, perhaps … Continue reading

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4 Tips for Maximizing Profits on Your Rental Properties

By Jennifer McCready You obviously got into the property management business to make money, but if you’re not careful, you could risk not getting the full benefit, or worse – losing money on your investments in the long run. The … Continue reading

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5 Creative Ways to Market Your Properties

By Jennifer McCready If you’ve been in the property management business for any amount of time, you’re probably intimately familiar with the traditional ways of marketing to find new clients and tenants. You’ve taken out ads, you’ve sent out mailings, … Continue reading

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Need to Boost Your Property Management Competitive Advantage? 4 Areas to Consider Upgrading

By Jennifer McCready Whether your property management business is wildly successful or seems to be falling behind, there are certain areas that you should periodically look at and assess to see if it may be time for an upgrade. Our … Continue reading

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