Things to do in Mission Hills, San Diego

Things to do in Mission Hills,

Mission Hills is one of the neighborhoods in greater San Diego which is primarily residential in nature, and which is situated east of Old Town, south of Mission Valley, and west of the community of Hillcrest. From almost anywhere in Mission Hills, it’s possible to obtain some fantastic views of downtown San Diego, San Diego […]

Things To Do In North Park San Diego

Things To Do In North Park San Diego

North Park is one of the liveliest and quirkiest sections in the entire region around San Diego, and it is a far cry from the overlooked and forgotten neighborhood that it used to be years ago. It is now an eclectic community which will have something to offer to everyone in your group, whether that’s […]

What are Tenants Responsible For in a Rental Property?

What are Tenants Responsible For in a Rental Property?  Just as landlords have specific responsibilities in any rental agreement, so too do tenants have certain responsibilities. For the most part, tenants are only required to maintain the premises in respectable condition, and to perform minor maintenance activities. Such things as changing the batteries in smoke […]

A Step-by-Step Guide on Evicting your Tenant

A Step-by-Step Guide on Evicting your Tenant

 Guide on Evicting your Tenant in San Diego No landlord or property owner really wants to go through an eviction process, especially since it’s almost always a long, drawn-out process that engenders all kinds of rancor on both sides. The eviction process can generally be avoided by establishing strong lines of communication, which promotes understanding […]

Why Online Rental Payments Will Now Dominate

Why Online Rental Payments

Online Rental Payments used to be somewhat of a chore in the days before most people had a computer and a smartphone. Those with checking accounts had to write out a check each month and either deliver it to the rental office in person or send it in the mail. People without checking accounts had […]

How A Successful Property Management Company Works

How A Successful Property Management Company Works

A Successful Property Management Company Works  It takes a lot to become a successful property management company, and the requirements go far beyond having the capital necessary to set up your company. There is a whole catalog of shareholder expectations which have to be met, including the filling of units, screening tenants, preparing leases, and […]

Why Property Inspections are so Important

Why Property Inspections are so Important

There’s really no way to overstate the importance of property inspections, especially when you consider that it has a direct bearing on tenant retention, and on ensuring the long-term upkeep of your property. A good property inspection will include valuable information on any damages which have occurred, as well as the property’s functional reliability. This […]

Knowing the Difference between Routine and Emergency Maintenance Requests

Difference between Routine and Emergency Maintenance Requests

Knowing the Difference between Routine and Emergency Maintenance Requests. When a tenant calls with a repair issue, it can often feel like an emergency. You don’t want your tenants to be uncomfortable, but not every repair needs immediate attention. As a property manager, you need to be able to prioritize your maintenance and triage problems […]

What is rent-ready?

What is rent ready?

The definition of this real estate term may always be the same, but what it means to various individuals can be extremely different. The actual definition of rent-ready means that a specific property is in a state which makes it ready to be occupied by a tenant. But that definition is subject to some diverse […]

How to be a Good Tenant

How to be a Good Tenant

How to be a Good Tenant, All tenants like to have a property manager who is attentive and responsive to their needs and requests, whether it be to fix the broken washer-dryer, or to repair the sidewalk out in front of their building. But have you ever thought about it from the perspective of the […]

7 Tips for Writing Effective Rental Listings

Tips for Writing Effective Rental Listings

For the past several months unemployment has been rising, and shelter-in-place requirements have dictated that people remain in place, and hold off any thoughts about moving to a later time. However, with many restrictions now being eased up and the economy opening up in various geographic locations, it is very likely that the market for […]