“About a third of workers say they don’t have the education and training they need to get ahead, and many are trying to do something about it.” Property Management Insider.
How can you ensure that your property management company can handle growth and change?
Simple: property manager training is key.
Since extreme winter temperatures and winds can take a major toll on buildings in cold weather regions, it is important that property managers take the necessary steps to winterize rental properties before the first snowfall of the season. Doing this will ensure that you will have to spend less time and money on plumbing, roofing, and other repairs come spring.
If you need a little help getting started, have a look at our list of the top things to do to get your rental properties ready for winter. (more…)
As a property manager, you balance a myriad of day to day tasks, from communicating with tenants and owners to managing important documents. To keep up with it all, you need to spend your time as effectively as possible and minimize tedious, time consuming activities. But is your technology inhibiting you from doing so?
Here are the top three dangers of managing your business without a cloud-based system.
Violence, hurricanes, fires, and burglary are only some of the disasters that could devastate your business. Are you prepared? (more…)
You want to grow your property management business, but too much growth too fast can be dangerous.
According to Success Harbor,
“having more business is great, but having more business than you can handle is a form of failure.”
Here’s how your business can plan for growth and profit and succeed, with the help of property management software. (more…)
According to RevNYou,
“the biggest issue almost every rental ad on the internet faces is that they have not targeted a prospective tenant.”
When you create rental property website listings, do you have a target renter in mind? Avoid these mistakes in your rental property listings and create business success. (more…)
The doors to automated home technology may appear to have opened widely in recent years, but they haven’t fully begun to unbolt.
Automated thermostats, door locks, blinds, lighting and electrical components are providing residents with modern creature comforts in and away from homes using personal mobile devices. Many gadgets are available at Big Box retailers and install easy. Yet there is a disconnect in managing multiple devices and providing residents and management a seamless home automated process. (more…)
How many excuses can be eliminated when you accept online rent payments?
“62 percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts, and a third of those under-savers have no savings account at all.” Go Banking Rates
When you accept rent payments online, you can eliminate many common excuses for late rental payments, reduce your financial stress, and reduce your need to pursue tenants with legal action.
“Whether you hire a professional or conduct the inspections yourself, it’s critical to regularly assess and track the condition of your rental property.” Zillow
Whether it’s a seasonal inspection or one that you complete as your tenants move out, property inspection software can help you document property concerns and become a better property management company. (more…)