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Laurie Mega
| 6 min. read
Enhancing the application process: Secure and simplify applications with digital tools
How many rental applications does your team see in a week? A month? A year? And how many of those applications turn into quality residents? Solid listings placed across social and rental sites will bring in plenty of...
Setting up an air-tight chart of accounts
Every tax season brings a new opportunity to tighten up your books, take a closer look at operations, and make your accounting process more efficient. This guide takes the guesswork out of property management accounting with a step-by-step...
Accounting Session: Setting Up an Effective Chart of Accounts
What if you could have a better understanding of how your business is doing with clearer records and an all-around more efficient accounting process? Watch our in-depth walkthrough of our latest accounting guide: How To Set Up an...
Laurie Mega
| 9 min. read
Property management certifications that give you an edge
No matter what stage your business is at, this post can help you  learn what property management certifications and licenses out there, who administers them, and how they can help you boost your career.
Jeremy Ott
| 10 min. read
6 Steps to Expand to Multifamily Property Management [Guide]
With 37% of U.S. renters living in apartments, expanding into multifamily property management is an opportunity that’s hard to pass up. In this guide, Tony LeBlanc, industry expert and author of The Door-Preneur, details the essential steps to...
7 Steps to Expand Your Property Management Business Into Community Associations [Guide]
Seventy percent of new U.S. housing being built today are part of community associations. With that kind of opportunity, moving into association management is one of the most obvious places for many to grow their portfolio. In Volume...
Laurie Mega
| 5 min. read
Property management accounting essentials: 6 must-have software features
Good property management accounting software can be a powerful tool in the success of your property management business. In fact, with the days of ledger and spreadsheet accounting fast fading, it’s virtually impossible to run a growing portfolio...
Laurie Mega
| 21 min. read
How to start a property management company the right way
Read through this guide of what you’ll need to do before you open your business’s doors to owners and residents. The guide provides a comprehensive list of what you’ll need to get started.
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Jon Park
| 6 min. read
Why pet screening is always a good idea
Pet ownership in the United States is at an all time high and, proportionally, the demand for pet-friendly properties is on the rise. The pandemic caused millions of Americans to adopt pets into their family. A pet-friendly property...
Jon Park
| 6 min. read
How the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) Will Affect Property Managers
On August 16 2022, President Biden signed the $740 billion Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) into law. Despite questions surrounding its actual impact on inflation, the law does include several provisions that address climate change. The question property managers...
Tara Mastroeni
| 10 min. read
Hear it from a property manager VP of operations: How to get more done, faster with the right tech stack
To succeed in property management, you’ve had to become a master juggler. On any given day, you might field vendor calls while you manage multiple tenant move-ins and respond to email requests from your owners all at once....
Tara Mastroeni
| 6 min. read
Rental scams 101: 6 strategies property managers can use to keep themselves and their listings safe
When most people think of rental scams, they picture the prospective tenant as the victim. Property managers, however, are vulnerable to scams, as well. In this article, we’ll explore three common rental scams that target property managers and...
Robin Young
| 11 min. read
New research on why two-thirds of single-family renters are considering moving out in 2022 & 2023
There’s a reason why single-family rentals have been the subject of an unprecedented surge in demand over the last few years: They give couples and families access to the indoor and outdoor space that’s rare in other property...
Marc Levetin
| 5 min. read
Income and expenses: What property managers need to know
In an earlier article we explored bookkeeping basics for a financially successful business. The topic warrants further exploration, especially when considering how to keep your company books in the black. You can think of property management income and...
Laurie Mega
| 13 min. read
The ins and outs of HOA reserve fund accounting
If you talk to an association and ask them about their HOA reserve fund accounting, you may hear some pretty unfortunate stories that happened before you arrived; reserve funds that were too low to cover repairs, treasurers who...
Jon Park
| 7 min. read
How to navigate the American housing crisis in 2022
Inflation, stagflation, bear market, shrinkflation—you’ve probably heard all these words tossed around to describe the current U.S. economy conditions. The housing market hasn’t escaped those conditions. It’s estimated that the U.S. had a housing supply deficit of 3.8...

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