4 Major Commercial Investing Strategies Explained

Are You Using the Right Screening Tools to Find Tenants?

Are you planning on investing in real estate? If so, there a wide variety of strategies that you should know which will only help your career as a real estate investor. Some of the most common investing strategies that you should know include the following: 1. Core Assets This pertains to major markets in downtown…

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What are the most common problems with homeowners associations?

If you are planning on buying a rental property in the future there’s a strong chance that it’s going to be part of a homeowners association (HOA) because they are becoming more popular nationwide. Before investing in an HOA property, here are the most common problems associated with homeowners associations. Smoking On Balconies and Patios…

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How To Improve The Curb Appeal Of Your Rental Property

Summer is officially around the corner in the Central Valley and this means that with longer days and warmer weather it’s also a perfect time for landlords to focus on improving the curb appeal of their rental properties. If it’s been some time since you’ve focused on improving the curb appeal of your rental, this…

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Earthquake Preparedness Tips For 2019

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Earthquakes can happen at any time, especially in California where many people feel that the state is one earthquake away from the next “big one”. If you’re not prepared for an earthquake, this article will provide you with earthquake preparedness tips that you can use to get your home ready just in case an earthquake…

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How to turn your home into a rental property

Rental Homes

Did you just recently try to sell your Central Valley home and it didn’t sell? If so, instead of trying to list your home on the MLS again why not turn it into a rental property? Here’s how: Make sure it’s worth itThe cost of renovations has to be able to pay itself back within…

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How To Know When It’s Time To Fire Your Property Manager

It doesn’t matter if you’ve owned rental properties for 5 years, or 50 years, there may come a time in your life when you consider firing your property manager because they are providing you with poor service. If you’re not satisfied with your property manager and are considering firing them, this article will provide you…

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Property Management Tips – How To Paint A Room

Did your tenant recently move out of your Central Valley rental property and you’ve found that it needs to be painted? Instead of hiring a contractor to paint your property you can save money by painting it yourself. In this video you will learn tips on how to paint a room including: how to prep…

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California Legislature News – Rent Control Efforts Continue

In the November 2018 election, efforts to repeal Costa Hawkins and establish rent control was stopped at the ballot box but the desire among many political activist groups to see statewide rent control enacted hasn’t died. With Oregon recently approving statewide rent control, many groups hope that rent control will be enacted here especially with…

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Tips For Marketing Vacant Properties

When rеаdіng the tіtlе оf this blоg, thеrе іѕ оnе word thаt іѕ kеу: vасаnt. Many tіmеѕ, rental рrореrtу оwnеrѕ skirt аrоund thіѕ crucial ѕtер оf thе рrосеѕѕ. Thеу will аttеmрt tо аdvеrtіѕе аn оссuріеd hоmе tо prospective tеnаntѕ. Thе оbvіоuѕ іѕѕuе with thіѕ іѕ thаt thе rеntаl hоmе іѕn’t еmрtу уеt. It іѕ still…

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