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Top 4 Ways to Boost Your Property Value

If you’re a landlord, you should constantly be looking for ways to boost your property value. Your property will become more desirable to prospective tenants if you invest more money in it. Plus, should you choose to sell, you want your investment to pay off later. Not only is this a good business move, it’s a way to keep your tenants happy.

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3 Ways to Upgrade the Bedrooms in Your Rental Units

It is essential to keep the bedrooms in your rental units updated if you want to attract tenants. Bedrooms are as important as living rooms or kitchens, and they should feel inviting. When giving tours of empty apartments, the goal is to enable potential renters to picture themselves living there. However, it is hard to imagine how to make a blank canvas stand out. As a property manager, you may be wondering what remodeling tasks you should focus on. There is no one way to upgrade the bedrooms in your rental units, but these ideas should give you a starting point.

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How to Communicate with Your Tenants

Communication is essential for any landlord or property manager in the rental industry, but what is the best way to communicate with your tenants? How often should you keep in touch? Some landlords are too hands-off in their approach and miss out on building strong relationships with their renters. As a result, tenants might not be eager to sign a long-term lease.

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Being a Great Landlord: Expectations vs. Reality

In today’s market, it’s easy to be a landlord but hard to be a great one.  If you’re just getting started in the business, you might have some preconceived notions about what it means to be a property manager. In order to turn your rental property into a money-making asset, you need to understand what being a great landlord involves. This includes the daily realities of the job and the complex situations you’ll be thrown into every day. The role can be highly rewarding, but it takes practice and plenty of patience. Below, you’ll find some ways to navigate your expectations and your new reality as a landlord.

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The Pros and Cons of Renting to Students

Before you think about renting to students, it’s important to understand the pros and cons of doing so. Just like any other potential tenant, you want to determine if they are responsible and financially capable. Ultimately, renting to students can be a risky venture or a rewarding one. It all depends on the student, their level of commitment, and the landlord. This article explains the key aspects to consider, and provides useful advice to help you decide whether it’s the right choice for your business.

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