Section 8 Housing
4 Reasons to Embrace Section 8 Housing
“Section 8 Housing” is the phrase often used to refer to the Housing Choice Voucher Program, a federal program enacted to help low-income families better integrate into the public...

How To Make Your Property Pet Friendly
Over 50% of potential tenants that want to move into your rental property, will have a pet. This means that if you don’t allow tenants who own pets to...

energy bill
8 Ways to Save on Apartment Utilities
Many of us made New Year’s resolutions last month to put more money in the bank every month, and if you’re still not saving as much as you’d like,...

cat apartment
How to Handle Tenants with Pets
One major decision you have to make as a property manager is whether or not you are going to allow your renters to have pets. And even when you...

New apartment
What Kind of Property Are You Looking For?
When searching for a new home, some of us have a hard time even knowing where to get started. Most listing sites will make you start with choosing what...

Four Unique Tips for Savvy Apartment Hunters
With one quick visit, it can be hard to tell how a new place will work out. However, there are some creative solutions that can give you a better...

How Much Should I Spend on Housing?
Housing is one of the largest expenses that people fork out a month.  Whether you rent or own, your mortgage or rent can leave you strapped for cash.  You...

Getting Your Deposit Back
Getting back a security deposit can be a stressful experience.  It is just one more thing to worry about as you move, and some landlords are very reluctant to...

Saving Up For a Deposit
Moving can be quite expensive.  You have to get enough boxes for your things, rent a truck (if necessary), hire people to help you move or enlist friends, and...

Ways to Improve Resident Retention
The most successful residential properties are the ones that don’t have to cycle through waves and waves of new residents every time a batch of leases is up. Indeed,...