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Property Management Services

How to Determine Normal Wear and Tear Vs. Tenant Damage

If you’re a rental property owner, you expect your unit to be left in the same condition as when the tenant moved in. If you’re a tenant, you expect to receive your entire security deposit back if you’ve kept the place in good shape. Often, however, there are differences of opinion when it comes to…

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How to Retain Good Tenants in Your Rental Property

If you’ve ever merely thought about becoming a real estate investor, it’s likely you’ve heard tenant horror stories. No owner of a rental property wants to learn what it’s like to have tenants from you-know-where. On the flip side, one of the best paths to a profitable rental is to keep it filled with good…

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Local Eviction Law Changes during the COVID-19 Crisis

COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel Coronavirus, has disrupted the global economy on a huge scale. In the United States alone, there were more than 3 million new unemployment claims filed in the first week of social-distancing measures enacted by some states. Millions of Americans have been laid off or had their hours or…

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How Much of a Security Deposit Can You Keep?

If you’re a property owner who leases to others, you will typically charge new tenants an upfront security deposit. Security deposits protect landlords against loss, most often in the form of unpaid rent and damage to the property. If you’re a rental owner in Santa Clara County, where rents are high and the property is…

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Property Manager for Your Rentals

Being a rental property owner can become a full-time job – especially if you’re managing it on your own. If you own a rental in Santa Clara County where the housing market is doing exceptionally well, you should enlist the help of a local San Jose property management company who can insure that your rental…

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Why Tenant Screening and Selection is Important for Rental Owners

Why is screening tenants so important? When you buy a rental property, the only way to make money on your investment is to fill your property with renters. There are plenty of people looking to rent, but finding quality tenants can make a big difference in your return on investment. If you’re a landlord or…

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5 Rules of Property Management Customer Service

Good property management isn’t easy to find, and finding a reliable and trustworthy manager can be difficult. Not only is finding the right property manager difficult, you also need to know exactly what you’re even looking for. When it comes to property management, the quality of services provided is of the utmost importance. Whether you’ve…

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Property Management Company Evaluation Guide for Rental Owners

Property Management Company Review Guide for Rental Owners

This Property Management Company Evaluation Guide was written to help owners of residential rental properties make informed decisions when reviewing and selecting the services of a property management company. While this was primarily written for owners who own rental property in San Jose and Santa Clara County, the information provided will also be useful to…

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San Jose Property Manager Discusses Common Issues with Managing Rentals

Taking care of a rental property can be a full-time job. It takes a lot of time and effort to manage your own rentals and give them the attention they need. Between worrying about collecting rent money each month to making sure the property is taken care of properly, you may wonder if it’s all…

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