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Neighborhoods

These 5 Detroit Neighborhoods are Getting a $14.5M Investment

Detroit is on the brink of yet another exciting transformation, thanks to a generous $14.5 million state grant awarded by the Michigan Economic Development Corp. This significant financial boost, aimed at supporting five neighborhood projects with a blend of residential, office, and commercial uses, opens up a realm of investment opportunities for astute landlords to […]

College

How to Get More College Student Tenants

There are pros and cons to getting tenants that are college students. On one hand, if things go smoothly, that guarantees you around 4 years of tenancy. Even after, there’s a steady demand for rental properties in areas where universities are located. On the other hand, it’s not always rainbows and butterflies with college students, […]

Tenant Payment Performance Update v2024-03

We’re not aware of any other local management company sending their clients these types of updates! Please let us know if you hear of another company doing so. Please be sure to share this with anyone you know interested in real estate investing or looking for a better property manager, so they can see what […]

Electrical

3 Tell-Tale Signs Your Rental Has Electrical Problems (And What to Do)

“With great power comes great responsibility.” An electrical problem can put both landlords and tenants at risk. So, if you’re a rental investor, you need to ensure that you have a safe rental property to avoid any potential accidents or legal issues. Unfortunately, many landlords fail to recognize the signs until it’s too late. To […]

Water

Why are Detroiters’ Water Bills Skyrocketing (And What Can Tenants Do)?

Bills, bills, bills. Utility bills are constant and never-ending. It definitely doesn’t help when costs are increasing too. Your water bill is one of them, and if it’s causing you stress, you’re not alone. Water rates have increased as much as 40% since 2010 in Michigan. Unfortunately, this upward trend is expected to continue, with […]

waste

6 Tips to Solve Waste Management Issues in Your Rental

Challenges are inevitable when you own or manage a rental property. One such challenge that landlords often struggle with is waste management. For instance, tenants letting trash pile up can cause you a ton of headaches. For one, it’s a health concern, with the possibility of attracting vermin. And on top of that, improper waste […]

Costs

Top 3 Tips to Minimize Property Maintenance Costs

Maintenance costs can be a major headache when it comes to managing your rental properties. You always have to be prepared to face structural issues, and plumbing and fixture inspections, and what comes with it is hefty out-of-pocket costs. Just ask Buzz after Kevin trashed his room in Home Alone! Your rental property needs care […]

Tenant Payment Performance Update v2024-02

We’re not aware of any other local management company sending their clients these types of updates! Please let us know if you hear of another company doing so. Please be sure to share this with anyone you know interested in real estate investing or looking for a better property manager, so they can see what […]

Smells

How to Get Rid of Horrid Smells Tenants Leave Behind

Imagine walking into a rental property only to be hit with an overwhelming stench that makes you question if your sense of smell has betrayed you. Horrid smells in your rental unit are the quickest way to scare away potential tenants. So, this is one of the things you DEFINITELY need to take care of […]

Books

10 Books Every Rental Investor Should Read in 2024

Are you a landlord navigating the sometimes turbulent waters of property management? Whether you’re a seasoned real estate aficionado or just stepping into the realm of renting out properties, knowledge is your greatest ally. You can turn your properties into smoothly run, profitable investments with the proper guidance. To help you on this journey, we’ve […]

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