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Best Apartment Air Conditioners For You And Your Tenants

Landlords who manage rental units that don’t have central AC will need to consider if they will provide or permit apartment air conditioners. The best air conditioner for a rental property will attract tenants who want a cool, comfortable home year round, but how do you ensure you can provide that? Learning about the air…Read More

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Houses For Rent On Marketplace: How Ads On Facebook Work

Landlords have an incredible number of options when it comes to advertising their rentals. From local newspapers to online portals, renters browse properties almost everywhere. Marketplace rentals, which are listings on Facebook, are rapidly becoming a place these tenants browse. Do Marketplace rentals near me help landlords find great tenants, or is this just another…Read More

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5 Apartment Move-In Specials To Offer (And How They Work)

Updated November 2021 Wondering if landlords who offer move-in specials are onto something? Or are they just wasting their time? Rental markets across the country can be very competitive. With more properties than ever on the market in some areas, landlords have to find ways to make their properties and businesses stand out from the…Read More

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How To Attract Tenants In A Tough Market: 5 Great Ideas

Updated July 2021 Looking for marketing ideas that will fill rental vacancies quickly? Finding the right tactics to use when trying to market a new property is difficult, but filling vacancies is essential for any successful rental business. A vacant rental property is like a pimple on the complexion of your real estate investment business—it’s…Read More

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Everything You Need To Know About How To Rent Your House Without An Agent

If you decided to make the decision to rent out your house, there’s a lot you need to consider. While a lot of people go with using an agent, we wanted to talk with you about everything you need to know about renting your house without an agent.  While using an agent might make the…Read More

How To Hold An Open House For A Rental Property

Apartment Open House For Renters: Is It Worth Your Time? When it’s time to market your property, the most important thing is to be sure that you are putting your time, money, and energy into the right types of advertisement. There aren’t many good reasons to advertise at a high school if you’re hoping to…Read More

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Must Have Tenant Amenities for Millennials

As a successful landlord, you have learned that you need to create an ideal tenant avatar, or profile of your ideal tenant. If that ideal tenant was born in the 1980s to the 2000s, you are looking for what society and the media has labeled a “millennial,” or Generation Y. This generation is one of…Read More

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet to Social Media for Apartment Communities

Let’s face it, social media is taking over and doing it fast.  With nearly 90% of people ages 18-29, 60% of people ages 50-64, and 73% of the entire population of internet users currently using at least one social networking site, the “social media boom” is 100% in full effect. Some recent stats that are…Read More

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360 Video Rental Tours (a trend or a fad?)

Why would anyone want to go through the hassle of creating a 360 video tour for their rentals? Well… once upon a time your marketing consisted of posting tear-off flyers around town, which were eventually replaced by sites like craigslist and zillow. After awhile simple text only listings became obsolete and you needed to add good…Read More

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Tips To Shoot Better Photos For Your Rental Listings

If you have a vacant rental property, your goal is to get the best tenant possible for your rental. To get a good tenant you want to get a lot of people interested and to apply. Good photos of your rental property will help you do just that. Here’s some quick (screenshot) tips on how…Read More