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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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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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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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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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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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Common Property Management Time Wasters to Avoid

By Jennifer McCready Over the past year or so, we’ve covered a lot of different ways that busy property managers can save time, become more efficient and improve overall productivity. What we haven’t really done is examine some of the … Continue reading

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5 Questions You Should Always Ask When Screening New Tenants

By Jennifer McCready There’s nothing more frustrating than an empty property. After all, when there’s nobody living there, you’re losing money. It can be tempting to rush through the process of showing the property to new prospective tenants to get … Continue reading

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Tenant Screening Tips

By Jennifer McCready It’s no secret that one of the best ways to manage risk as a property manager is to make sure the people who are living in your properties are trustworthy. A bad tenant can lead to everything … Continue reading

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