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Blog Post Understanding Owner Disbursements: What Every Landlord Needs to Know

Understanding Owner Disbursements: What Every Landlord Needs to Know

20% of all small businesses fail within one year. 30% close by their second year, 50% by their fifth, and 70% by their tenth.Successful rental property owners need to treat their portfolio like a business. They need to always be aware of everything that's happening at ea...
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Blog Post Lease Enforcement: Common Lease Violations and How to Enforce Them as a Landlord

Lease Enforcement: Common Lease Violations and How to Enforce Them as a Landlord

It's standard practice for rental property owners to require renters to sign a lease before tenancy begins. The lease agreement fleshes out, among other things, the rules the tenant must follow. This can include things like a pet policy, noise regulations, and rent payments.E...
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Blog Post How to Choose Leasing-Only Service or Agent: A Guide for Hampton Roads Landlords

How to Choose Leasing-Only Service or Agent: A Guide for Hampton Roads Landlords

In Virginia, landlord-tenant disputes make up as much as 70% of district court cases. That's why it's so important to have a smooth operation. Everything starts with leasing.Choosing between a leasing-only service or agent is a crucial decision for landlords in Hampton Ro...
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Blog Post Is Outsourcing Your Tenant Screening Process in Hampton Roads, VA a Good Idea?

Is Outsourcing Your Tenant Screening Process in Hampton Roads, VA a Good Idea?

As a landlord, tenant screening can often fill you with the same doubts as someone about to leave on vacation who wonders if they left the iron on. Even when you feel you have done a thorough job, that nagging question remains: what if I missed something?There is an alternative, ...
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Blog Post Do Property Managers Pay for Repairs in Hampton Roads?

Do Property Managers Pay for Repairs in Hampton Roads?

In Virginia, a tenant has a right to a livable dwelling unit. If a condition exists in a rental dwelling that threatens the life and safety of a tenant, they can terminate their rental agreement and receive a full refund.This can cost landlords thousands of dollars. The best way ...
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Blog Post How to Manage Landlord Stress in Hampton Roads, VA

How to Manage Landlord Stress in Hampton Roads, VA

83% of Americans experience work-related stress, and landlords are no different.Just because you own a rental property doesn't mean that you're coasting through your work life. There are plenty of landlords with highly successful commercial and residential rental properti...
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Blog Post Pros and Cons of Allowing Pets in Your Hampton Roads Rental Property

Pros and Cons of Allowing Pets in Your Hampton Roads Rental Property

Rental properties can be great investments, and you should always aim to maximize your profits. To do this, you'll have to make various choices, and they won't always be simple.One thing you need to decide is if you're willing to allow pets on your property. There are...
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Blog Post How Rental Analysis Makes You a Smarter Real Estate Investor in Virginia

How Rental Analysis Makes You a Smarter Real Estate Investor in Virginia

The rent in Virginia has increased by almost 24% in the past decade. This means the future is bright for any potential properties you have or plan to get.Smart real estate investors understand that staying ahead in this market makes all the difference. It demands data-driven deci...
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Blog Post Overwhelmed by Real Estate: How Landlord Rescue Saves the Day

Overwhelmed by Real Estate: How Landlord Rescue Saves the Day

It's sobering to know that 55% of people feel stressed on an everyday basis.A root cause of this is having a demanding job. While every industry has its woes, no one can deny that being a landlord is demanding. The uplifting news is that landlords don't have to suffer by ...
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Blog Post Leasing Management vs. Property Management: What's the Difference?

Leasing Management vs. Property Management: What's the Difference?

A quarter of Americans believe real estate investment is the best way to get rich.Are you a property investor or someone interested in the real estate industry? If so, it's crucial to understand the distinctions between a leasing agent role and a property manager one. They...
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