Rental Market News – How Will Nov Elections Shape Market?

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We’re just days away from the November 2022 election and although most media outlets are focusing on Senate rates, the reality is that the next election is poised to be a decisive election that shapes the rental market in California for years to come. In this article, we will share with you information on ballot…

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Do minimum wage increases affect rents?

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Increases in the minimum wage can be good for landlords.  A stand-out benefit is that renters are less likely to default on their monthly rent payments. This equals more financial security for you and your tenants. But while your tenants may have the ability to afford rent much better than before, you could also raise…

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Things to do to protect your investments during a recession

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The recession is officially here and for owners in the Central Valley, and across the United States, that means changes are coming but thankfully owners can protect their investments by going the following: 1. Keep Low to Moderate Debt Levels  It probably goes without saying that those with no or moderate debt will be less…

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Are Rent Increases Slowing In California?

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Here’s some good news for renters, including those living in some of California’s biggest cities. For the first time this year, average rent prices across the nation decreased month-over-month in August, with the monthly cost of renting a one or two-bedroom apartment dropping by about $50, according to a new report from Rent.com. During the…

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California Rent Cap Law – Is It Working?

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Since passing in 2019, California’s rent cap law has limited rent increases statewide to 5% plus the regional inflation rate but the big question is this law actually working? In this article we will provide more insight into California’s rent cap law and if it’s a bill that’s actually working or not. About California’s Rent…

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Where Are The Most Expensive Rental Markets In California?

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If you ask your friends or family members who live in California, it’s easy to know someone who is paying a premium for rent but the big question is where are the most expensive rental markets in California? In this article, we will answer this question and offer you insight into California’s most expensive rental…

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Tips for mastering lease renewals in 2022 and beyond

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Lease renewals are one of the most difficult aspects of owning a rental property for some owners. Thankfully, the lease renewal process doesn’t have to be difficult. Owners can efficiently navigate this time of year and get more of their existing tenants to renew their leases simply by following these tips. Start The Lease Renewal…

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Tenant Screening 101 – Tips You Need To Know

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Are you planning on renting out your Central Valley home for the first time? If so, tenant screening is one of the most important things that you’ll be doing because it’s going to help you find the most qualified tenant to live in your rental property. If you’ve never rented out your home before, this…

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Investment Property 101 – What To Look For

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Most people understand that purchasing investment property is an investment in their future. Property values tend to increase over time, so if you own a home, it’s likely you will be able to sell that home for a profit later on. There are ways to maximize property value to create revenue for yourself. Real estate can…

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How many ways does a rental property make money?

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Are you thinking about investing in a rental property, but you’re concerned because you think that rentals only have one way to make money? The good news about rental real estate is that there are multiple ways that rental properties make money. In this article, we will provide you with a complete breakdown of how…

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