Preventative Property Maintenance Tag

For landlords, fall is one of the best times of the year to do rental maintenance. It’s also the time to do biannual maintenance tasks, like clean the roofs and gutters, service the HVAC system, and do some landscaping. In fact, now is the perfect...

One of the most common causes of conflict between landlords and tenants is who is responsible for pest control. That’s because, the answer to that question is, it depends. Landlords must provide tenants with a safe and livable rental home. This means that a landlord...

From appliance repair to pest control, rental maintenance costs form a key component of a property’s operating expenses. But, when these costs spin out of control, the bottom line suffers. This happens when a landlord fails to budget for future repairs, ongoing maintenance and/or maintenance issues....

Regular property maintenance is the least expensive and most effective way to ensure small problems never turn into big ones. And, with the first official day of summer only a couple of days away, preparing your rentals for the hot summer months is important. That’s...