Whether you split the utility bills with your roommates, or you pay for them yourself, your electric, water, and gas bills have got to get paid! And we know what it’s like having all of those bills add up in the end. It can practically empty your wallet! Well we have got some good tips on ways you can reduce those utility bills and save some more money. (more…)
Now that fall is upon us, it’s time to start thinking about ways to eliminate the last-minute rushing to prepare your investment properties before the cold months arrive. For the owners who manage their properties by themselves, take out your pen and paper to take notes because with these 3 tips, you’ll transition into the latter half of the year with ease! (more…)
Why is Buying a Home Not a Big Deal for Millennials?
Depending on who you ask, the Millennial Generation are people born in the early 1980s to the early 2000s. It’s the generation who came of age after The Great Recession. Although the housing market has recovered since the economic downturn of the late 2000s, Millennials are still living with repercussions that other generations didn’t experience in their youth. (more…)
These tips are ensured to help you save money and stay comfortable when it comes to replacing or repairing your HVAC.
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Is your HVAC system more than 10 years old? Is your furnace, boiler, or AC running a lot, making you pay more than you should be in energy bills? It might be time to start considering your options when it comes to replacing it. Now, don’t jump up right this second and make an expensive purchase. (more…)
How Can You Tell if a New Roof is Needed?
The roof of a home is an important thing that most homeowners might overlook without even thinking about it. How do you know if it’s time to make repairs to your roof? How do you know if it’s time to replace it all together?
Before you spend any money, determine if you need a new roof by asking yourself these important questions: (more…)
Is Your Property Manager Showing Any of These Traits?
The stress of managing your own rental property can get pretty intense, so when the time comes to find someone else to do the job, you might just jump at any opportunity without thinking too much about it. If being a successful property investor is a goal of yours, understand that you shouldn’t just pick any property management company, you need to employ a professional to manage your investment properties on your behalf.
In the article “9 Reasons to Hire a Property Management Company,” we discussed all of the reasons you should hire a property manager, but in the list below, we’ve compiled five red flags that a property manager might not be the professional they say they are. (more…)
Why is Hiring a Property Management Company So Important?
Although managing a rental property can have a rewarding financial outcome, doing so requires a lot of time, effort, and hard work. On paper, managing your own properties might seem more convenient. Considering the commute, constant maintenance calls, and countless hours as a landlord, you’ll find it is much more impractical.
You might find that you’re not even having time to do anything that you actually enjoy anymore. Hiring a property management company will take all of the workload off of your shoulders. It gives you the time to live your life while still making money. Here are some of the tasks that a property manager will handle for you: (more…)