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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.

2022-05-16

Upgrading Your Systems: 22 Best Digital Tools to Make Landlording Easier

  Digital advancements are supposed to make our lives easier. But if you don’t know which of the many tools out there are the best ones to use, it’ll only complicate things instead of simplifying your already-complex job as a landlord. No, you want to have functional, valuable tools that’ll give you more time. Then […]

2022-04-18

How to Evaluate Rental Property Investment Opportunities in 5 Minutes

“Nope, that’s not a good deal at all.” An investor said, just 5 minutes after our team showed him a potential investment property listing in another state. He didn’t even need to whip out a calculator or anything—not notes or written formulas. He simply asked for 5 key details and concluded that the home wasn’t […]

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 […]

2022-01-24

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 […]

2021-09-20

The Ultimate Real Estate Glossary: Letter O

Real estate can be a bit confusing when you’re new to the industry. Fortunately, you don’t have to go it alone. The latest installment of our Ultimate Real Estate Glossary is here to guide you through real estate terminology. This non-exhaustive list of words is intended for landlords, property managers, and interested tenants to know […]

2021-09-13

How to Use Retirement Money for Real Estate Investing

  If you’re like most people, you might think of investing your retirement money in stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. You probably didn’t consider real estate to be an option—even though the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) freely allows retirement accounts to invest in properties. Why should you consider real estate, you may ask? Well, […]

2021-09-06

The Ultimate Real Estate Glossary: Letter N

If you’re an average person just coming into real estate, it can be challenging to understand the industry’s jargon. That is why we’ve come back with the next installment of the Ultimate Real Estate Glossary series. We’ll run down the basic list of real estate terms you should know to find your footing in real […]

2021-08-23

The Ultimate Real Estate Glossary: Letter M

  The real estate industry can be a daunting prospect if you’re new to it as a tenant or property manager. That’s why we’re bringing you the next installment in the Ultimate Real Estate Glossary series.  Real estate terminology is almost a whole different language at times, so our guide covers words and concepts that […]