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Welcome to the Logical Property Management Blog. Below you'll find blog posts specific to Property Owners or Tenants to learn more about how we work and what you should be looking for.

2022-06-13

Looking for a New Career? Top 6 Booming Industries in Detroit

  The City of Detroit is one of the most vibrant and up-and-coming cities in the United States. And why is that? Well, it’s mainly due to the influx of young professionals drawn to the city’s energy and culture. Historically, it was known for being the automobile capital, but today there are a lot more […]

2022-05-23

7 Most Family-Friendly Places in Detroit to Raise Your Kids

  The City of Detroit lays claim to many things: sweet jazz music, historic neighborhoods, and the Golden Age of automobiles. There are plenty of music clubs, galleries, and of course, 3,000 miles of shoreline with waterfront views.  All this to say that Motor City is an excellent place for a family. Here are some […]

2022-03-21

5 Greenest and Freshest Places to Explore in Metro Detroit

  When people think about Detroit, the first thing that comes to mind is automotive manufacturing. And for good reason. The city has a long and proud history in the automotive industry, and it is still going strong today. However, there’s a lot more in Metro Detroit that makes it a fresh place to live […]

2022-03-14

Calling Out Financially Dishonest Tenants: How to Catch Fake Pay Stubs

  Unfortunately, we live in a world where fake pay stubs exist.  If you’ve been a landlord for a while, you’ve probably come across a couple of these counterfeit documents during the application stage (or you’ve at least heard of someone else who has). The challenge is how to easily spot them, so you don’t […]

2022-03-09

Tenant Payment Performance Update through February 2022

  We’re not aware of any other local management company sending their clients these types of updates. 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 they are missing!   EVICTIONS UPDATE Timelines for court dates […]

2022-02-05

Tenant Payment Performance Update through January 2022

  Welcome to 2022, we look forward to a better year than 2021! We’re not aware of any other local management company sending their clients these type of updates. 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 […]

2022-01-24

Lead-Based Paint Disclosure: Real Estate Health Hazards

  Lead-based paint used to be the standard formula for decades.  We praised it for its quick drying time, resistance to moisture, wide application, and dense and opaque coverage. People could paint multiple coats without waiting too long, and the results were outstanding. Unfortunately, everybody used it from the 4th century BC until late in […]

2022-01-18

Detroit Landlords are Selling – but Which Ones & Why?

Back in 2017 (check our blogs!) when Detroit announced their plans to enforce their Certificate of Compliance statutes, we predicted the following: A. Short-term landlords would eventually sell their Detroit rentals instead of doing the repairs to obtain a Certificate of Compliance. B. Committed investors would then have buying opportunities. C. Compliant landlords would see […]

2022-01-10

The Ultimate Real Estate Glossary: Letter W-Z

  We’ve now reached our final installment of our comprehensive Ultimate Real Estate Glossary. If you’re just starting out, feel free to go back and catch up on all the terms! Our glossary tackles all the important terms from A-Z to complete your real estate industry knowledge. For this particular installment, we’re tackling the terms […]