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How to Pick the Best Property Management Software and What to Avoid

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Picking the best property management software isn’t easy. Why? Because you’re constantly bombarded with misleading advertising, trumped up demos, and bad information … from high-pressure sales to overpriced platforms to promises of “one size fits all.” How do you ever find the software that’s right for you? You start by asking the best of the […]
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3 Proven Methods to End Rental Vacancy

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - An empty rental house is a cashflow killer that every property owner needs to avoid. Even one month of vacancy can mean the difference between a profitable year or a year in the hole. Like most bad business practices, the best way to eliminate vacancy from your rental management plan is to avoid it all […]
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Plan the Perfect Move-In Day for Your Renters

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Move-in day is the official start to your landlord-tenant relationship and sets the precedence for a great tenancy for years (and renewals) to come. One of the best things you can do to help your tenants have a smooth move-in day is to plan appropriately and communicate with your staff and future residents. Before Move-In […]
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10 Creative Ways to Wow Your Employees This Holiday Season

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - While company events shouldn’t be limited to once a year, the holiday season is an excellent time to enhance morale and celebrate success.  High morale has proven to boost employee retention and reduce turnover. Property managers and landlords need to pay especially close attention to ways to improve company culture and reduce turnover rates. A […]
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10 Must-Have Products To Deep Clean Your Rental

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Cleaning can be a quite a chore–literally. While you may not be looking forward to the task of deep cleaning your rental, it truly is necessary. If you’re moving out of your current rental and want to ensure your security deposit’s safe return, or you are moving into a new place and are not positive […]
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New 1099 Tax Deadline Change to Impact Property Managers and Landlords

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Every year, tax season brings a variety of changes – from forms to regulations – and this year is no exception. Beginning in 2017, for the 2016 reporting year, many important tax deadlines have changed, including the 1099 Tax deadline. Filers will be required to send 1099-MISC recipient copies and submit the forms to the […]
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How to Keep Your Renters Happy & Your Property Safe This Halloween

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - As your renters begin to set out their carved pumpkins and spooky ghost decorations, it’s easy to see that Halloween is well on its way. Take advantage of the holiday spirit by securing your property and providing helpful resources to your renters. With this small gesture, you’ll be well on your way to creating a […]
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House vs. Apt.: Which Rental is Right For You – Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - When it comes time to start your rental housing search, one of the biggest questions you will have to decide on is whether you want to live in an a house or an apartment. Each housing type has its perks depending on your lifestyle and property priorities. Price, privacy, amenities, space and location are all […]
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New Rental Application – Includes Applicant Photos

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - A new update to Rentec Direct’s rental applications include applicant photos and links to social media accounts. A couple weeks back Rentec released an update to the Tenant Page to show tenant pictures and social networking data. One of the first requests following its release was to also include this data on rental applications.  The good news […]
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Safety Checklist For Rental Properties- Infographic

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Providing safe and healthy living conditions within your rental properties remains a legal responsibility for property owners and managers. Property safety requirements cover a broad range of needs including: keeping tenants free of harm, reducing the threat of foreseeable criminal intrusions, and providing a property that will not negatively affect a tenant’s health. Conduct regular inspections […]
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How to Help Your Tenants Protect Your Property

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Most renters move into a new place with the intention of keeping it clean and comfortable. Who’d want to live any other way? This mentality is a good thing for a landlord; you have a big financial investment at stake and you’re entrusting it to people who are pretty much strangers. In order to make it easy […]
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Tenant Pictures & Social Networking Tenant Data

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct connects to the leading social networks to provide pictures and social networking data of tenants to property managers and landlords.
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Responsibilities of a Property Manager

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - If you own an investment property and are considering hiring a property manager to oversee your rental property or if you are a current landlord who is considering entering a career in property management, you might be wondering about the specific tasks a property manager is responsible for completing–outside of simply signing leases and collecting […]
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The Ultimate Rental Property Checklist – Amenities That Matter

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https://www.rentecdirect.com - We’ve made it easy to evaluate your next rental property in order to make sure it has the features that matter most to you: Download the Ultimate Rental Property Checklist here. Finding the perfect rental can seem like a chore. Researching listing after listing might make you feel like it’s not worth the effort, or that […]
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