Property Management Education Blog

How Much Should I Budget for Repairs?

New and experienced investors alike struggle to answer the question of how much money they should be budgeting for rental property repairs. To put into perspective just how challenging this can be, we looked to one of the largest publicly traded single-family investors, Amer...

How Often Should I Inspect My Rental Property?

A critical mistake we advise rental property investors NOT to make, is placing a tenant and then forgetting about the property. In this blog, we will cover the best practices for inspecting occupied rental properties. Not only will we cover what to look for in these inspections, ...

What Can I Charge to My Tenants Security Deposit?

If you own Colorado rental property, it’s imperative that you make yourself aware of the rules and regulations surrounding security deposits. When a tenant vacates your property, properly processing the return of a security deposit can be a complicated process. What ar...

Should You Own Your Rental Property in an LLC?

Real estate investors are faced with a host of important decisions on how they will own and operate their rental properties. Perhaps the most critical decision being how they should actually own the property. Should they hold it individually or set up some type of owne...

Why You Should Never Charge a Pet Deposit

Rental property investors often come to us with questions regarding renting to tenants with pets. Landlords and even property managers sometimes fall into the trap of charging a separate pet deposit, when the reality is an additional pet-specific deposit is not in the be...

Top 3 Colorado Cities for Real Estate Investors

Perhaps the most frequently asked question we get from investors is, “Where should I buy and what areas should I stay away from?” In this blog, we break down the top three Colorado rental markets currently presenting the most opportunity for real estate investor...

Pros & Cons of Investing in Subsidized Housing

What is subsidized housing and should you as a real estate investor incorporate it into your investment strategy? The answer really depends on your own unique investment goals. Subsidized housing, typically Section 8 housing, like any investment property comes with a list of p...

Don’t Hire a Property Manager Until You Check These 6 Things

If you’re a residential property investor preparing to hire a property manager, you should absolutely ask these six un-frequently asked questions. Even if you have a manager you’ve already hired, call them and ask these six things to ensure you’ve effectively v...
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