Property Management Blog

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday Fail - Excuse of the Week

"I can't pay my rent, because I don't have the money. The owner can afford for me to skip it this month"  Read More »

Monday, October 16, 2017

Dealing with Inherited Tenants

Finding that once in a lifetime deal on an investment property is a great experience. Inheriting someone else's tenants though, can sometimes be a challenging event. So, what exactly can be done about it?  Read More »

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday War Story- Lack of Laundry Logic

Sadly, sometimes emotion can take control and rational thought seems to go out the window. It is important to keep a level head and to think through the consequences to your actions...  Read More »

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday Tenant Tips - Understanding your Lease Before You Sign

Signing a lease can be a very exciting time, it can also be a little scary, especially if you don't understand what you are reading. Here are some quick tips on what should to look for in a typical rental/lease agreement.  Read More »

Friday, October 06, 2017

Friday Fail - Excuse of the Week

"We had a kitchen fire 2 weeks ago, and haven't been able to use the stove, so I don't think we should have to pay rent this month."  Read More »

Monday, October 02, 2017

Fall Maintenance Can Save You Money!

In Utah, we are able to experience rain, snow, heat and cold all within a 24 hour period. It is important to perform regular seasonal maintenance to protect your investment from the elements. Although it may seem daunting, most can be done quickly at and without spending too much money. Here are some great ways to save money doing fall maintenance.  Read More »

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday War Story - Water Worries

A tenant turned in a maintenance request for a leaking dishwasher. She stated that it wasn't anything too urgent, as it was just a 'little water" on the floor after each wash. After trouble shooting and sending out a plumber, the issue could not be recreated or found. A week later, the tenant called with the same issue, water outside the dishwasher. And again, a plumber was sent out.  Read More »

Monday, September 25, 2017

How to Choose a Property Manager for your Rental Home

Happy owners, happy tenants — it all starts with the right property manager.  Read More »

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday Fail - Excuse of the week

I can't afford it right now, How much do I have to pay to avoid getting evicted this month?  Read More »

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday War Story - Puppy Problem

Upon a routine inspection, a property manager finds that the tenants dog has not been properly cleaned up after. They give a verbal warning to the tenants that they MUST clean up the yard after the dog. The next month, the manager stops by to see if the problem has been resolved. Sadly, it was even worse, so the tenants were then given a 3 day notice to comply by cleaning up the yard due to the damage caused by the dog.  Read More »