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The Importance of Photos in Your Property Listings

By Jennifer McCready As a property manager, you’ve probably written dozens if not hundreds of listings to try and rent or lease the properties you manage. Aside from compelling copy that really captures the attention of your target audience, another … Continue reading

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Tips for Being an Effective Landlord

By Jennifer McCready As a property manager, you may have also taken on the role of landlord. These two jobs are not interchangeable and as such, many property management professionals struggle to shift between the two while being effective at … Continue reading

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Marketing Your Properties to Baby Boomers

By Jennifer McCready Recently, we shared some tips on marketing your managed properties to the younger generation, often referred to as Gen-Y or Millennials. While these up-and-comers are certainly expected to start flooding the market, there are still plenty of … Continue reading

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Marketing to Millennials – 5 Things You Need to Know

By Jennifer McCready Slowly but surely, the millennial generation is beginning to make its way into the workplace. Subsequently, these younger folks will also be seeking housing as they branch out on their own. A while back, we shared some … 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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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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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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Getting Started with Mobile Marketing

By Jennifer McCready Last week we shared some tips on marketing to the next generation of renters, millennials. One of the things that really sets this demographic apart from those that have come before is its overwhelming use of mobile … Continue reading

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