Tenant’s Responsibilities Continued

Welcome back.  Our most recent blogs have weighed in heavily on tenant’s rights and responsibilities. We’ve outlined the fact that tenants do in fact have rights when it comes to their rental agreements. However, with rights come responsibility, and it’s important to understand that the landlord also has rights.  A part of the rights they…

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Tenant's Responsibilities

In our most recent blog posts, we discussed tenant’s rights, and everything that comes along with a rental agreement.  While a lease has an extensive amount of information, it is important that you thoroughly read through it.  Not only is it helpful to know what you’re getting yourself into as far as financial commitments go,…

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Tenants Rights Continued...

Thanks for checking back in with us! In our last blog we had talked about the importance of a tenant’s knowledge of their rights.  We only got the chance to cover a few safety and privacy issues, so we’ll go ahead and take a look and a few more important aspects to tenant’s rights.  Here…

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Tenants Rights

As a property management company, we find it important to inform tenants and landlords about their rights.  For our first informational series, we’re going to talk about the tenants’ rights when bound to a rental agreement. Landlord Discrimination When it comes to approving or denying a potential tenant for residency in a property, the landlord…

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The Most Important Things Your Rental Property Needs Part I

Let’s be honest here, we know that your rental property has quite a bit of needs.  From making sure you have the best tenants, to the upkeep of the property over time.  But let’s get down to specifics.  Your property is your money maker, so why not put in the most effort you possibly could?…

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What Does Successful Property Management Look Like

When you think about being a successful property management company, what do you envision?  Are you doing the bare minimum for your tenants, just seeing them as dollar signs?  This type of attitude won’t get you very far with your tenancy.  In fact, you might see a huge retraction of tenants based on your bare…

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Raising Rent

As the owner of an investment property, you look at that rental property as just that: an investment.  This means that you have a motivation to make a profit off the property, and why not?  That’s why many people get into real estate.  What’s important to understand about making the most of your rental apartment…

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Tenant Requirements Regarding Damages

In our last blog we talked about the requirements a tenant has to the property in which they reside.  We mostly focused on the aspect of cleanliness and clutter and how each tenant is required to keep their home clean, both inside and out.  It’s also important that the tenants practice safe habits such as…

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Tenant Requirements

As a tenant there are many responsibilities you have as far as putting in time and effort towards your apartment.  For many property management companies, they have these requirements in their rental agreements.  So not only should you be doing things to keep your apartment in good shape, but it is actually a contractual agreement…

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Landlord Responsibilities 2

Welcome back!  In our last blog we talked about a few of the responsibilities and obligations landlords have to their tenants.  We provided information about maintenance and upkeep on rental properties being partially the tenant’s responsibility, but that most maintenance issues and upkeep falls on the back of the landlord or property management companies.  And…

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