Monthly Archives: June 2012

Don’t Put That In There!

A garbage disposal can seem like a miracle when it comes to scraping plates and disposing of items that might make your garbage smell bad, but there are many things to consider when using a garbage disposal. Not everything that … Continue reading

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Lease Extensions

As was discussed in an earlier newsletter, a Lease protects both the rights of the Tenant and the rights of the Landlord.  A Lease extension is an agreement between all parties that lets both parties know the intent of the … Continue reading

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Security Deposits

For Service Specialties the end of the school year has a tendency to create a lot of turnover as families look for new housing before the new academic year starts.  That means dealing with the issue of security deposits. Property … Continue reading

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Adding Additional Properties To Your Portfolio

Many of our Landlords are adding additional properties to their portfolios. Spreading your investment real estate over more than one property can help balance losses and gains against each other. The pre-2007 goal of real estate ownership was profit ultimately … Continue reading

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Management by Occupancy or Income

There are two very different views that Landlords in general espouse to. One view: get a good Tenant in my property. The other side of that view is, I need money now, just get a Tenant in as quick as … Continue reading

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