raise-rents
Sep 16 2018

PropertyZar – Should You Raise Rents

Raising rents is a question we see a lot. Should you or shouldn’t you. For those landlord’s or property managers that do raise rents, 2-4% seem to be the typical range. Good Tenants If you have good tenants who take care of your property, pay on time and all-around good tenants, raising their rent may

security-deposit
Aug 16 2018

What To Do With The Security Deposit?

So how should you handle security deposits? Most states have rules regarding handling security deposits. Some states even prevent allowing the security deposit to be used as the last rent. it’s good practice to not mix security deposits and rent monies. A good Commercial property management software will have the ability to keep deposits separate from

flying-by-instruments
Aug 11 2018

Property Managers and Flying By Instruments

There’s a saying that “Altitude is the pilot’s friend” Altitude provides the pilot more time in the event that something goes wrong. They have more time to troubleshoot and correct the problem. If they can’t correct the problem, they have time to call for assistance, stabilize their descent and worst case, locate a suitable crash

RealEstate-App-Template-Android-Phones
Aug 01 2018

Get Cell Phone for Property Showings

Part of a property managers’ job duties is showing available properties to would be tenants. What a big waste of time is, is driving across town for a showing only to find the other parties are ‘no-shows’. When you set up the appointment for the property showing, be sure to get the mobile phones of

property-management-software
Jul 06 2018

Searching for the Right Property Management Software

Property Management Software is such an important part of any property manager or property owner. With all the automation available now, where do you begin to look for property management software and what should you look for? Here’s a quick guide to assist you with choosing the right property management software for your portfolio. Check

Tenant-Screening
Jun 26 2018

Tenant Screening Checklist for Property Managers

Property Management Software and Tenant Screening Tenant Screening When it’s time to find a new tenant for your rental property, you should be consistent in your process so you know what to look for. Here are some basic checklist items you should complete when screening new tenants. Tenant Income Tenant’s need to be able to