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Property managers handle the daily operations of a real estate investment. At a very basic level they collect the rent, pay necessary expenses and taxes and send reports to the property owner. But their primary function is to maximize the financial return that the owner...

Whether you own one small apartment building or several, you should have two very specific goals in mind. The first one is to keep each unit consistently filled with reliable tenants. And, the second one is to keep your rental income coming in. However, it...

Anyone in the property management business knows, that long term renters are better for business. In fact, the ROI in your property is never higher than when you can retain the same tenant year after year. That’s because long term renters stay longer, giving you...

Real estate management can be a nightmare if you don’t know what you are doing. For many, the investment in real estate means renting it out for the passive income and appreciation. After all, that is what a real estate investment should provide. But, not...

Rental repairs and maintenance are a part of managing a rental. And, no matter how thorough and consistent you are with preventative maintenance, problems at the property will still develop. From a cabinet door that falls off its hinges to pest problems, as a landlord...

One of the most important responsibilities of a landlord is conducting thorough walk throughs. In fact, landlords who conduct a good initial walk-through of their rental property, will experience less damage than those who rush through or skip the process altogether. That’s because doing walk...

A rental property maintenance checklist can help you catch small problems before they turn into large expenses. That’s because when you follow a checklist to keep you on track maintenance tasks become routine instead of reactive. Although there are different maintenance tasks for different seasons, there are...

Now that 2020 is finally here, there is a new rent increase law all San Diego landlords should be aware of. With the new tenant protection laws now in effect, many California rental properties are now subject to a rent cap. Specifically, the new rent...

From sophisticated to charismatic and historic to hipster, San Diego neighborhoods are unique. With more than 100 colorful and unique neighborhoods, each with a style and personality of their own, San Diego is a thriving area. Whether it is the outdoor activities, arts and culture, or dining...

As 2019 comes to an end, there are many new laws that will have a significant impact on California landlords, including the Just Cause Eviction law. On January 1, 2020, Just Cause Eviction will take effect. This means, in order to evict a tenant from...