Adventures in Property Management

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

The More the Merrier? Not Always.
Property Management Blog

From one of our managers:  "I had an applicant with an Emotional Support Animal. I worked my tail off to get her approved. Took me weeks to get a hold of her doctor etc.  She moved i... READ MORE >>

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

The Bowl in the Wall
Property Management Blog

A friend in the industry sent us this one:

Got called out on a leak this morning coming from the ceiling above the tub in a basement apartment in an old house.  Punched through the plast... READ MORE >>

Monday, December 7, 2020

Broken Toilet, COVID 19, and a Hazmat Suit
Property Management Blog

A real life story dealing with COVID and our exceptional maintenance department:

I got a text from the manager saying a tenant on one of her properties toilet was not working and the Tenant c... READ MORE >>

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Home Business? Maybe Not.
Property Management Blog

A self-managing owner purchased a rental property that included several units. As part of their investment they decided to remodel the units to have nicer properties and be able to increase the ren... READ MORE >>

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Adventures in Property Management
Property Management Blog

Property managers always seem to see the best and the worst people have to offer. Here are 3 quick stories.

A self managing owner spent a lot of money to replace all the blinds in their prope... READ MORE >>

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Communication is Key
Property Management Blog

Sometime back we received a call from an upset tenant about not having hot water in their home. We immediately dispatched maintenance to go see what was going on. Our tech was able to fix a problem... READ MORE >>

Monday, March 16, 2020

Rock On!
Property Management Blog

A self-managing owner was renting out a property to a few young men. The garage at the property was not part of the rental, as the owner stored Wave Runners in it, along with items such as pallets,... READ MORE >>

Monday, February 24, 2020

What. Is. In. The. Tub??!
Property Management Blog

A recent maintenance call was quite revealing. The tenant called to inform us that the bathtub was not draining. Upon arriving the maintenance tech was greeted with a bathtub that was quite backed ... READ MORE >>

Monday, January 27, 2020

Roommates, Pianos, & Barricades
Property Management Blog

Several years back we managed a  property that had 3 female college students living in it. Two were upstairs and one down. 

This particular disagreement was centered around a piano.... READ MORE >>

Friday, December 20, 2019

We Respect Tenants, Then In Turn They Respect Us
Property Management Blog

I just left an inspection where the tenant wasn’t home, but had left out a pastry on the table. This pasty had a note that said “please help yourself” with paper plates and plasti... READ MORE >>

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