Tips to Get Your Rental Property Ready for Summer

Tips to Get Your Rental Property Ready for Summer

Summer is one of the best times for renting out your property, in almost anyplace in the country. That’s because there are lots of leases which expire during the summertime, and that means tenants will be looking for new dwellings. There’s always loads of competition between property owners, and that means you’ll have to do […]

How to Set the Best Rental Price for Your Property

How to Set the Best Rental Price for Your Property

Many landlords and property owners take the approach of setting the highest possible rent for their property, expecting to realize the maximum profit from it. However, this approach can cause your rental property to sit on the market much longer than it should, and the lost revenue from vacancies will completely offset any extra income […]

Things to do in La Jolla

Things to do in La Jolla 

For those unfamiliar with the La Jolla area, it is actually the southern portion of the city of San Diego and is not a separate city. However, it is definitely a well-known section of the city, and it has a life of its own when it comes to all the attractions which make it memorable. […]

Things to do in Downtown San Diego

Things to do in Downtown San Diego

There are many things to do in downtown San Diego than just the sunshine and beaches, although a lot of people consider San Diego weather to be the finest in the country. There is a heavy Spanish influence in the San Diego area, and that is reflected in many of its older, more picturesque buildings. […]

Things to do in Balboa Park

Things to do in Balboa Park 

If you could only visit one specific place on the West Coast, you might want to choose Balboa Park, because here you can find the greatest assembly of nature and culture anywhere in the region. For the nature lover, there are gardens and forests and lush grounds everywhere. For the student of architecture, there are […]

Things to do in Hillcrest

Things to do in Hillcrest 

Hillcrest is situated just a few miles north of the downtown area of San Diego, and it is very easy to get to for anyone visiting the area. It is a lively uptown neighborhood which serves as the central hub of San Diego’s LGBTQ community, and it has a whole slew of boutiques, coffee houses, […]

Rent vs. Sell Analysis – What to Consider Before Making a Decision

Rent vs. Sell Analysis - What to Consider Before Making a Decision 

Rent vs Sell, once you’ve decided to dispose of your present dwelling, it only remains to choose whether the property should be sold outright or rented out to a tenant, so you have a continuing source of income. The avenue that you choose will depend on several factors, the first of which is whether you […]

5 Questions You Should Always Ask a Property Manager

5 Questions You Should Always Ask a Property Manager 

If you’re thinking about selling your home, or about renting it out to tenants, there are some factors you should consider first before you take the plunge, one way or the other. You can of course, have some conversations with property manager to find out what it’s like being a landlord, so that you’ll be […]

Things To Do In Pacific Beach, San Diego

Things To Do In Pacific Beach

Pacific Beach is one of the most popular sections of greater San Diego, and visitors to the area invariably find activities and attractions which appeal to everyone. While it may have a reputation of being a haven for young people, that is not an accurate depiction of the entire neighborhood, since there are a great […]

8 Cost-Effective Ways To Help Your Home Rent Faster

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When you’re trying to rent your home, it’s very tempting to just invest willy-nilly in a number of different areas to try to improve its appeal to potential tenants. However, there are certain investments which are much more cost-effective, and which carry much greater weight with tenants than others. Here are some of the most […]

Should I Rent my San Diego Property Furnished or Unfurnished?

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If you’re preparing to move out of your primary residence so that you can rent it out, one of the first questions you’ll be faced with is whether to rent it furnished or unfurnished. While there are a few considerations to take into account, the main question revolves around whether or not your home would […]

Fair Housing 101 | Lesson 8 | Chilling? Not as cool as you think!

What is “Chilling” in regards to fair housing laws and why must it be avoided? Fair Housing, Chilling refers to comments or acts designed to discourage applicants in a protected class from renting your properties and is, therefore, intentional discrimination.  They are a form of obvious “steering” read about this in lesson 7.   General […]