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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

How Does Zenith Screen Pets?
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Sunday, November 5, 2017

What is Considered a Maintenance Emergency in an Apartment?
Property Management Blog
Many of our tenants ask this as one of their most common questions – just what counts as a maintenance emergency? Granted, to some that might mean Netflix being unavailable or WiFi going slow.Jokes aside, there are certain issues that, if they happen, then it’s quite necessary to call your landlord and ask for immediate repair...

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

How to Keep a Dog Happy In Your Apartment
Property Management Blog
“Dogs” and “apartments” are not mutually exclusive – the two can very well go together. Yes, you may be pressed for space in an apartment, but a conscious effort from the owner can result in a very happy home life for your dog.Here are a few tips on how to keep your dog happy and healthy in your apartment:Cre...

Sunday, July 30, 2017

How to Choose the Right Roommate for Your Apartment
Property Management Blog
You see it both ways: the roommate grouping that has been together five years and beyond, and then the person who seems to constantly have people cycling in and out of his or her apartment.So what’s the secret? How do you find the perfect roommate?1. Don’t just go with your best friendActually, when it comes to roommates, we r...

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Steps to a Career in Property Management
Property Management Blog
More and more people across the United States are choosing to rent their homes as opposed to buying, which means one thing: now has never been a better time to become a property manager.To illustrate, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has officially projected the property management industry will continue to grow by at least 8% by 2024, a nu...

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Are Rental Properties a Good Investment?
Property Management Blog
In short, yes, rental properties are and can always be a very good investment. Saying that, investing in rental properties isn’t for everyone and, no matter what, you’re going to have to do your due diligence in order to get a worthwhile return.First of all, if you are interested in investing in rental properties you are going...

Monday, July 10, 2017

5 Quick Ways to Make Your Life Easier as Rental Property Manager
Property Management Blog
The privilege of being a property manager comes with a number of serious responsibilities. The amount of time it takes to do a good job is not always commensurate with the pay or recognition, so finding ways to make your duties easier is worthwhile. Contrary to popular belief, though, huge changes are not always necessary to make that hap...

Thursday, July 6, 2017

How to Know You Need Property Management Software
Property Management Blog
Once upon a time, property management was simple. You owned a single property for rent, and keeping track of it required much less effort than it does today. You didn't need property management software back then - you could probably keep most of it in your head! It was great - so great in fact, that you've started to acquire more...

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Vancouver, Washington: The Best City for Kids
Property Management Blog
As the trend has shown: Portland is for the youngsters, Vancouver is for families.Going around the city, you may see a bumper sticker that reads, "Keep Vancouver Normal". That's because, in contrast to Portland's "weirdness', Vancouver prides itself on a more low-key way of life.When Sunset Magazine listed Vanco...

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Property Owners, You Need to Know These Things About Termites
Property Management Blog
We’ve all seen the end result: from minor repairs to homes with wood so torn up and frazzled they need to be knocked down altogether.That’s why termites—not fires, floods, hurricanes or tornadoes—are considered the greatest threat to homes.As property owners, they can cost you anywhere from hundreds to millions of ...

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