Property Maintenance

What Is Normal Wear and Tear, and How Do You Measure It?

What Is Normal Wear and Tear, and How Do You Measure It?

Naturally, some problems will develop at your rental properties over time. The roof will wear out, the floors will lose their luster, and the walls will need to be repainted. Budgeting this normal wear and tear into the cost management of your...

What Is Normal Wear and Tear, and How Do You Measure It?

What Is Normal Wear and Tear, and How Do You Measure It?

Naturally, some problems will develop at your rental properties over time. The roof will wear out, the floors will lose their luster, and the walls will need to be repainted. Budgeting this normal wear and tear into the cost management of your property is key to keep... Read More

Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Pamphlet For Rental Tenants

Landlords are responsible for the well-being of more than just the property itself. The reason for many of your legal responsibilities is to keep your property in livable conditions for the tenants who occupy your space. This means keeping the...

Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Pamphlet For Rental Tenants

Landlords are responsible for the well-being of more than just the property itself. The reason for many of your legal responsibilities is to keep your property in livable conditions for the tenants who occupy your space. This means keeping the water running, land... Read More
Best Flooring For Rental Property (updated for 2018)

Best Flooring For Rental Property (updated for 2018)

When trying to decide on the best flooring for rental property there are three main factors to consider. Price Durability Design The best flooring for rental property is also going to be determined by the room. We will focus on two main ares in...

Best Flooring For Rental Property (updated for 2018)

Best Flooring For Rental Property (updated for 2018)

When trying to decide on the best flooring for rental property there are three main factors to consider. Price Durability Design The best flooring for rental property is also going to be determined by the room. We will focus on two main ares in this guide: Kitchen... Read More
Tree Trimming at Your Rental Property (landlord or tenant?)

Tree Trimming at Your Rental Property (landlord or tenant?)

Tree trimming is an active maintenance program that removes branches from a tree. It can be done as a preventative measure to keep branches from damaging structures or overhead lines, or it can be done as a pruning technique to keep the tree...

Tree Trimming at Your Rental Property (landlord or tenant?)

Tree Trimming at Your Rental Property (landlord or tenant?)

Tree trimming is an active maintenance program that removes branches from a tree. It can be done as a preventative measure to keep branches from damaging structures or overhead lines, or it can be done as a pruning technique to keep the tree healthy. Trees next to a... Read More
Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

If you own or manage several rental properties, chances are that maintenance issues are one of the biggest drains on your time and money. In order to keep your properties well-maintained and your tenants happy, it may be time to hire a full time or...

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

Hiring Maintenance Workers for Rental Properties

If you own or manage several rental properties, chances are that maintenance issues are one of the biggest drains on your time and money. In order to keep your properties well-maintained and your tenants happy, it may be time to hire a full time or part time... Read More
10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

In order to hire the best property manager for your rental portfolio you need to ask the right questions. In this article we will discuss the 10 questions to ask a property manager before hiring them. Our friend Andrew Schultz manages 120 doors...

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

10 Questions To Ask A Property Manager Before Hiring

In order to hire the best property manager for your rental portfolio you need to ask the right questions. In this article we will discuss the 10 questions to ask a property manager before hiring them. Our friend Andrew Schultz manages 120 doors here in the Buffalo,NY... Read More