I don’t know about you, but I’ve always found that adding money to my bank account has been more fun than taking it out. Paying bills isn’t fun. While Buildium hasn’t released a product that eliminates the need to spend
A building’s structure, its furnishings, and systems, like heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), can add up to a staggering dollar amount. But rental property insurance — often called landlord insurance — is useful only when purchased before disaster strikes.
As our last post on this topic showed, many factors can make one bank more attractive than another. The considerations in that post, though, apply to small businesses in any industry. In this post, we’ll take a look at small
In the grand scheme of challenges you face at your properties, pest prevention may be important but not at the top of the list. Yet regular maintenance and care of a building’s infrastructure is essential to stop animal and insect
In the early days of my property management career, I worked as a bookkeeper in my mom’s office and handled basic resident requests. The first major step in advancing my career was earning my real estate license. As I sat
Many renters neglect insuring furnishings, electronics, jewelry, and special collections, like stamps or baseball cards. They think a renters insurance policy is needed only when buying a home, or that the building owner or manager’s insurance covers the contents of
Epay is the aspirin for your rental payment headaches As a property manager, there’s one thing that is never too far from your mind: collecting rent. In fact, according a recent survey Buildium conducted with hundreds of property managers, “collecting
By offering your tenants the ability to pay rent electronically, you make their lives easier and your life easier. Here are five reasons you should apply to use epay. Apply to use epay here (sign in required).
It’s always a good idea to change the door locks when there’s tenant turnover; you never know who has misplaced or made copies of keys during the previous tenancy. Locksmiths can be costly, but there’s no reason you can’t do
Did you know it takes less than a minute for prospective tenants to decide whether or not they’d like to learn more about your property? Yup. It’s true. When browsing home listings online, people spend the first 20 seconds looking