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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.

2024-06-17

Best Areas to Invest in the City of Detroit for 2024

If you’re looking to make some serious moves in the rental market in 2024, you need to have your eyes on Detroit. This city is buzzing with opportunities, and today we’re going to break down the top neighborhoods where you should be putting your money (in our opinion): Eastpointe, Harper Woods, Redford, North End, and […]

2024-06-11

Squatter Scams Creeping Back in Detroit

As the rental market in Detroit continues to heat up, landlords are facing a growing challenge: squatter scams. These malicious schemes involve individuals illegally occupying rental properties, often with the intent to exploit landlords and tenants alike. Now, squatters have become increasingly adept at exploiting legal loopholes to gain unlawful access to rental units. That […]

2024-05-27

How to Beat the Rental Competition?

Whether you’re managing a handful of rental properties or you’re building your real estate empire, the stress of finding tenants is no joke. Even seasoned pros can feel the pressure when a property sits vacant, leaving us staring at those mortgage payments and dreaming of far-off vacations or a nice dinner out. Now, if you’re […]

2024-05-20

Rents are Falling – What Can Landlords Do About It?

If you’ve been keeping an eye on the rental market, you’ve likely noticed a significant shift in rent prices across the US. The once steady climb has taken a downward turn, particularly in the southern half of the country. Even in the North and Midwest, where prices have remained relatively low, the lack of availability […]

2024-05-07

Tenant Payment Performance Update v2024-04

We’re not aware of any other local management company sending their clients these types of updates! 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 We’re not having many issues with evictions […]

2024-04-29

How to Make Tenants Pay for Repairs

One of the critical duties of a landlord is keeping your rental property in tip-top shape. It’s also your job to make sure you’ve set aside enough to cover repairs and maintenance for your rentals. But it’s NOT your job to pay for every single thing – like when a tenant breaks a window, for […]

2024-04-09

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, […]

2024-03-05

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 […]

2024-03-04

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 […]

2024-02-26

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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