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How to Advertise Your Brentwood Rental Property for Maximum Exposure

Advertising your rental property is an important part of finding a finding a great tenant and having a successful experience as a landlord. When you place your listing on the market, you want to make sure it’s getting maximum exposure. Online Advertising When you’re advertising your property and letting all the prospective renters know that […]

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3 Challenges of Property Management – Brentwood Rental Manager Explains

The three biggest challenges facing rental property owners are selecting the right tenant, the dispossession of the security deposit, and determining what will be considered ordinary wear and tear. Selecting the right tenant requires extensive tenant screening, and the security deposit and wear and tear challenges can be managed with a good inspection process, especially […]

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What Kind of Insurance Should Landlords Get? Brentwood Rental Management Advice

When you become a landlord, you need adequate insurance coverage that will take care of your investment property and protect your financial interests. Some landlords feel like they have the reputation of being wealthy landowners who are taking advantage of defenseless tenants. We recommend that you work with a good insurance agent who can keep […]

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Benefits of Renting from a Brentwood Property Management Company

Tenants who are looking for a rental property often prefer to rent from property management companies instead of private owners. This is because there’s a lot more security involved in renting from a professional management company, and as a tenant you can expect more responsiveness and accountability. Today we are sharing five specific reasons that […]

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How to Maximize Your Return on Investment on Your Brentwood Rental Property

As a rental property owner, you want to maximize the return on your investment, and to do that you need to be able to balance the cost of improvements with your income potential. There are things you can do to increase the money you earn and the return you gain that don’t cost a lot. […]

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When Should You Evict Your Tenant? Advice for Brentwood Landlords

Evicting a tenant can be costly, and if you’re a landlord concerned about how to protect your investment, you need to know how to avoid an eviction. There are several things you can do when a tenant you have screened thoroughly suddenly begins to struggle and doesn’t seem to be able to pay the rent. […]

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How to Prepare Your Home for Rent – Brentwood Property Management Advice

The subject of how to prepare your home for rent has really changed over the last couple of years, due to the drought and the impact it has had on us over time. I used to enjoy driving down a street and pointing out the houses I managed and comparing those properties to the ones […]

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2016 – 2017 Brentwood Rental Market Update & Trends

When we talk about the rental market in Brentwood, we’re also including our service areas of Antioch, Pittsburg, Oakley and Discovery Bay, as well as the surrounding areas. There are several issues pertaining to pricing and other trends that are happening now. As you probably know, market rents have been on the rise for the […]

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Tips to Be a Successful New Landlord – Brentwood Property Management Advice

Being a successful landlord means knowing what to do and when to do it. One of the most important ways to set yourself up for success is by assembling a reliable and reputable team of people to help you. Today, we’re talking about who should be included in that team. Real Estate Agent Your team […]

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Importance of Property Inspections – Property Management Brentwood

Regular inspections are important to the maintenance and management of your rental property. Whether you are driving by the property to see how it looks from the outside or scheduling a time with the tenant to enter the home and do a detailed inspection, you need to make sure you’re taking a look at what’s […]

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