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Get to Know the Neighborhood of Renters You are Serving

By Amber

Here’s a surprisingly simple way to increase the value of your rental property: get to know the neighborhood! The more involved you are, the easier it is to find areas of the community that you can help improve. Understanding and supporting the neighborhood you serve will also encourage others show pride in where they live. […]

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Know the Reasons Why People Move to Better Understand Their Renting Needs

Just for Property Managers

Feb 18

Know the Reasons Why People Move to Better Understand Their Renting Needs

The most recent U.S. Census revealed several reasons why people move. Understanding these motivations, as a landlord, can help you better attract and serve the renters who will populate your properties. Making a new start A large percentage of renters move because of a life change, such as an altered marital status, an employment change […]

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Moving with a Pet into Your Rental Home

Renter's Corner

Feb 12

Moving with a Pet into Your Rental Home

Moving is a chore all by itself, but making sure your pet fares well in the adventure requires extra planning. Read on for what to consider when choosing a rental — and how to make the move as smooth as possible for your furry family member! The pet-friendly rental Finding a rental that take pets […]

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Tips to Help You Pack Your Moving Truck

Rental's Tips, Renter's Corner

Nov 25

Tips to Help You Pack Your Moving Truck

After all the planning that goes into moving, packing your rental truck can feel like the final assault on a mountain. Fear not! We’ve got tips to help you pack your moving truck carefully and securely — without breaking too much of a sweat! Gather your equipment Start by assembling the gear that will help […]

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Make Sure You Notify These Contacts About Your Change of Address

Rental's Tips, Renter's Corner

Sep 24

Make Sure You Notify These Contacts About Your Change of Address

Providing your new address to all the businesses and services of your life can feel daunting, but it doesn’t have to be a lot of trouble. Follow these tips to stay connected to everyone who needs to keep in touch with you. USPS Take a moment to give the U.S. Post Office your new address […]

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How to Move Safely into Your Rental Home

Rental's Tips, Renter's Corner

Sep 03

How to Move Safely into Your Rental Home

Moving into a rental home can be challenging and hard on your body, if you’re not careful. Treat yourself right and prepare to move safely and a bit more easily by planning ahead. Follow these tips to make the move into your rental home a safer one. Pack light Make sure when you are packing […]

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Preparing to Move Out of a Rental Home

Rental's Tips, Renter's Corner

Dec 10

Preparing to Move Out of a Rental Home

If the time comes for you to vacate a rental home, prepare to do it the right way. Consult your lease agreement first to see what your landlord expects. Then follow the steps below to make sure you return your rental to the condition as close as possible to the way you found it originally. […]

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