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Do I Really Need to Do a Tenant Background Check? Advice for Phoenix Landlords

When people ask me if a background check is necessary for tenants, I always advise them to choose the best application they can possibly get with the most information. It’s worth it to invest a little more in excellent and thorough reporting. There are multiple reasons for that. This is the best time and probably […]

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Self Management vs. Professional Property Management in Phoenix, AZ

There are many advantages to hiring a professional property manager versus managing on your own, and today we’re highlighting a few of those. Experience The primary reason you want to hire a property manager is experience. A good property manager has seen most scenarios and knows how to handle a situation when it comes up. […]

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How Much Does Property Management Cost? Tips for Landlords in Phoenix, AZ

Today we are talking about the general cost of property management and what you can expect in the Phoenix market.

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The Ultimate Rental Property Move In Checklist – A Guide for Tenant Orientation in Phoenix, AZ

Today, we’re talking about the best opportunity you have during the leasing process to get to know your tenant and set the tone for the residency right up front. When a tenant is moving in, you can provide an orientation and conduct an inspection. It’s a good chance to meet one on one with the […]

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How to Keep the Tenant/Landlord Relationship Strictly Professional – Property Management Education in Phoenix, AZ

The relationship between a landlord and a tenant has to be strictly business and professional. In the past, we have run into complications that can occur when the landlord directly contacts the tenant even though a management company is in place. Today, we are sharing a couple of examples of what you don’t want to […]

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Tenant Repair vs. Landlord Repair in Phoenix – Who is Responsible for What?

Today we are talking about tenant repairs and landlord repairs and how to establish who is responsible for what.

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Security Deposits and the 30 Day Notice: Tips for Phoenix Homeowners

Today we’re talking about a critical procedure in property management, whether you are a professional manager or an individual landlord. That’s the 30 Day Notice and the security deposit refund. It is imperative to manage this procedure precisely and conduct your due diligence.

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The Real Hidden Fees of Property Management and What to Look for – Phoenix Landlord Advice

Today we are sharing some advice for when you’re shopping for a management company. You need to be careful of the really low price that might grab your attention. Property managers who advertise prices that are much lower than others on the market are always going to include some hidden cost. When the price is […]

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Maintenance 101 for Your Phoenix, AZ Rental Home – How to Keep the Costs Low

Our topic today is how to keep up with maintenance on your property and how to keep those repair costs low. Move In Preparations First, always get your home right maintenance-wise before a new tenant moves in. Any maintenance or repairs you skip will come back to haunt you. Tenants will complain about things not […]

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How to Get Your Home Ready for the Rental Market – Phoenix, AZ Property Management Advice

Today, we’re going to help you get your home ready for the rental market. The first thing you need to do is to have a great home inspection. Don’t take any shortcuts with this process; it’s important to be detailed. Take photos and video if you can, and look in every cabinet and closet. Open […]

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