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How to Know When It’s Time to Sell Your Rental Property

Selling a Rental Property - When is the Best Time?

There comes a time in every property owner’s life when you decide that it might be time to consider selling your rental property. However, it’s just as crucial to put as much thought and analysis into timing the sale of your rental property as you did when you initially purchased the rental property. In fact, […]

April 19th, 2016 by Property Alliance

12 Must Do Home Maintenance Items for Spring

Man Fixing Roof for Property & Home Maintenance

The snow is melted, the weather is warming up, and you’re ready to get outside. Ahhh….spring! Now that winter is over, it’s a great time to do some home maintenance; keeping up on preventative maintenance is crucial to the value of your home. Doing these small steps prevents big problems in the future! Sometimes it’s […]

March 16th, 2016 by Property Alliance

The Difference Between Homeowner’s Insurance and Landlord Insurance

Property Insurance Information Form for Homeowners & Landlords

For many of us, the differences between landlord and homeowner’s insurance policies aren’t all that obvious. If you own an investment property, though, understanding the difference between the two types of insurance is important. Expand on your knowledge of this essential protection in 2016 with a little help from our February post. For those who only rent […]

February 18th, 2016 by Property Alliance

The Benefits of Using a Property Management Company

Property Managers Shaking Hands over a Model House

As owners of rental properties, we’ve found the help of property management companies invaluable. Whether you own an investment property in a nearby community or dozens of rentals across the country, their assistance can remove a lot of stress from your life. This January, consider these benefits offered by a quality property management firm in […]

January 15th, 2016 by Property Alliance

5 Cold Weather Tips to Keep Your Rental Properties Warm in Winter

Man Caulking & Weather Stripping WIndow for Rental Property

With December come the holidays, winter chills and the potential for weather-related damage to your rental property. In addition to protecting your properties from costly cold-weather hazards, ensure that your tenants stay warm and happy throughout the 2015 winter season with these tips. Use foil Hang thermal curtains Close gaps Stop drafts Cover up One […]

December 2nd, 2015 by Property Alliance

5 Tips For Maintaining Electrical Safety At Your Rental Homes

Messy Extensions Cords at Rental Property

Keep your rental property safe this November and all year round. These five tips will keep your rentals free from electrical issues throughout 2015 and well into the future. Nix extension cords. Perform an electrical cord check-up. Inspect circuit interrupters monthly. Heed warning signs. Hire a pro for all electrical work. Extension cords are intended as a […]

November 12th, 2015 by Property Alliance

10 Inexpensive Renovations to Boost the Value of Your Home

Modern Dream Kitchen Renovation - Property Alliance

Make this October the time you finally boost the value of your rental. Autumn 2015 is the perfect season to make your property more attractive to prospective renters and buyers while increasing the home’s value. Whip up a dream kitchen Lighten up Floor them Make an easy addition Get back to basics Add storage space Beautify […]

October 22nd, 2015 by Property Alliance

Top 10 Things Renters Look For

Attracting quality renters and keeping the ones you have are two issues that most homeowners are rightly concerned about they think about renting their home. Though there are lots of factors to consider, there are certain key features that many renters look for when searching for a new home. Here is a list of 10 […]

September 1st, 2015 by Property Alliance

5 Reasons to Rent From a Property Management Company

Whether you are considering a commercial or residential rental, there are some major benefits to renting from a property management company. Property managers are sought after by both landlords and renters because everyone ends up happier the majority of the time. Here are five benefits to rent property management. 1. Higher Quality Neighbors: If you live […]

January 27th, 2015 by Property Alliance

How to Fill Vacancies and Create Cash Flow

How much does it cost to market your rental property? Maybe you are someone looking to rent commercial or residential property.  In either case, a rental property marketing and management company can help you reach your goals. Property Marketing and Management Companies Connect Great Tenants with Great Properties. I once rented a home for about […]

January 27th, 2015 by Property Alliance