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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Property Management Trends in a Post-covid Era
Property Management Blog
The covid pandemic has introduced several changes in how businesses are handled on a global scale. Property management too has been affected by these changes. With the present technology on hand, businesses involving property management have been able to adjust and cope with this unusual situation. At this time, it may be safe to ass...

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Saving for a Down Payment as a Renter? Here’s How to Best Do It.
Property Management Blog
Transitioning from being a renter to a homeowner is considered a huge leap. This could mean being promoted to a new role, or that you’re just tired of paying rent anymore. But this is also where most renters and soon-to-be homeowners find difficult--paying for a down payment. It’s even harder when you have no savings to cover ...

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

The Art of Investing in Property: The Dos and Don’t of First Time Investment Property Owners
Property Management Blog
Entering the real estate arena can be quite the experience. This is true especially for a first-time property owner. It is an excellent choice for earning extra income. It can be overwhelming for a while, and you need to take your next steps with care.Avoid the most common mistakes. Here are some dos and don’ts for first-time invest...

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Portland Relocation Payment Ordinance: A Solid Move For The City?
Property Management Blog
During the coronavirus outbreak, many renters are struggling to pay their rent, and that's before they have to worry about the cost rising. However, considering the millions of Americans who are unemployed or whose income has been cut, rent rises during this period might cause major financial troubles. During these trying times, one c...

Friday, December 17, 2021

Holiday Safety Tips: What You Should Know
Property Management Blog
Christmas is forthcoming, and while the threat of COVID 19 still lingers, there is no fathomable reason not to decorate your abode with the holiday festivities. However, before you jump in and get too engrossed decorating your home with trinkets and whatnot, it is highly recommended to go through these simple yet practical tips to have a ...

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Record-breaking August for Multifamily Rent Growth
Property Management Blog
Rent growth continues to recover to pre-pandemic levels and has even outperformed historical growth. All across the country, rental prices are going up. In August, it increased by an incredible 10.3% on a year-over-year basis. This is the first time there was a double-digit increase in the history of the dataset of the Yardi Matrix Nation...

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Five Must-Know Steps to Renovating a Multifamily Apartment Property
Property Management Blog
When looking for a property to invest in, the goal is often the same - find an underperforming property and renovate it to bring it back to life. Successfully renovating a multifamily apartment property successfully takes good planning and flexibility. The main goal is to maximize the rent dollars the property will eventually bring in. He...

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

The Harsh Consequences of Oregon's Rental Crisis
Property Management Blog
When it comes to the rental crisis in Oregon, there are many perspectives. Landlords may argue that eviction moratoriums are hurting their business and preventing them from fixing up properties for new tenants.Tenants may argue that these laws protect them from unfair rent increases or no-cause evictions. What is clear is that every persp...

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

How Remote Work Has Affected Rental Rates
Property Management Blog
According to a recent analysis by Yardi Matrix, people working from home, also known as remote work, impacted rental rates. Rental growth was slower in areas where most people were given the option or were ordered to work remotely. The same analysis also showed that the ability to work from home correlates with higher education. Having a ...

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

A Look at the Average Renter
Property Management Blog
Zillow has recently released the Consumer Housing Trends Report (CHTR) that takes a closer look at renters who moved in the past year. They looked at the demographics of the average renter, such as age, location, and civil status. The report paints a picture of what renters are thinking and doing in mid-2021.The report found that even if ...

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