How the Pandemic Has Changed Property Management
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How the Pandemic Has Changed Property Management

COVID-19 has forced nearly every industry in real estate to make some short-term and long-term adaptations in their management practices. Apartment owners, in particular, are adopting new practices to help keep tenants safe, reduce vacancies, and remain flexible in tenant attrition as they find out how to manage rentals in the "new normal." With social distancing guidelines and restrictions in place, a large change in multifamily real estate has been shifting to virtual showings and leasing, where 71% of property managers said offering and utilizing digital showings are a priority. Virtual showings limit the number of people in the unit…
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Property Management for My AirBNB Properties?
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Property Management for My AirBNB Properties?

When You Should Hire An Airbnb Property Manager If you already know that you want to be 100% hands-off, then you should hire a property manager. It’s that simple: if you do not want to spend any time managing your Airbnb, then you need an Airbnb property manager. There’s no shame in that. In fact, it’s money well spent if you don’t believe you can offer the guest an amazing experience. If this is you, skip to the next article about how to go about choosing the right company. But, I’m guessing that if you’re reading this article, you are…
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12 Steps to Prep Your Rental!
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12 Steps to Prep Your Rental!

As a property manager or landlord, there are 12 steps you should take in getting a rental property ready to show to new prospective renters.  “Rent ready” means the property has been cleaned, repaired, or remodeled and that it’s in rent-able condition for new tenants. Here is a 12-point checklist to make sure your home is rent-ready: 1.    Re-key the locks. Change the garage door and alarm codes.  Re-key all outside doors.  And remember other locks too: mailboxes, side gates, outdoor sheds. Re-keying and recoding locks make old keys unusable – which is important since you never know who may have a set…
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