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5 Tips for Avoiding Personal Injury Lawsuits on Your Properties

By Jennifer McCready Managing properties is not without risk. In fact, one of the biggest dangers of being in charge of a property at which you don’t reside is the chance of someone (a resident or guest) getting hurt and … 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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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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“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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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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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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The Smart Property Manager: 5 Costly Mistakes to Avoid

By Jennifer McCready The property management industry is inherently chaotic. There are phone calls to make, emails to answer, rentals to fill and all the day to day reporting, processing and managing necessary to stay ahead of the competition and … Continue reading

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6 Simple Ways to Encourage Online Payments

By Jennifer McCready Processing manual payments can get expensive. In fact, the average cost of doing so can run into tens of thousands of dollars each and every year. Not to mention how time consuming it can be. A great … Continue reading

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