Although it has been a mellow fall so far, It is time to start thinking about winterizing your property. Whether you live there, rent it out or are looking to sell, these are important steps to take to minimize damage caused by the cold weather that is coming. Landscaping and Roofs: Be sure to turn off sprinklers and blow out the lines with compressed air if at all possible. This will help to to decrease freezing and cracking in the lines. Clean out the gutters and ground spouts so they won’t get clogged and overflow. Clean off fallen leaves on the sidewalks/grass to reduce hazards and this..
Why should you conduct rental inspections? No matter how thoroughly you screen tenants, routine inspections are a must for a professional property management company. Inspections are done to protect the property and the rental owners investment, not necessarily because you don’t trust the tenant. Regular inspections benefit both the tenant and the owner/management. These inspections can help to identify any maintenance or issues that need fixing prior to becoming major expenses and/or damages. You can also follow up on your residents to make sure they are complying with the lease agreement and conducting their maintenance responsibilities. And of course, if any damage is being done..
I put the rent money and grocery money into two different envelopes, my kids must have taken the wrong one, so this will have to do for now…
When a tenant moves out, going through the inspection process can be stressful for everyone involved. To minimize disputes, document the condition of the unit just before the tenant takes occupancy using a move-in checklist, and use the same checklist at move-out to assess any repairs that need to be made. Supplement the checklist information by taking photos or videos of the unit prior to handing over the keys to your new tenant. Your renters are responsible for damages that are out of the ordinary, which you can deduct from their security deposit, but they’re not held accountable for the normal wear and tear on..
Trying to keep up with a dog or a cat in a home can be a handful. In an apartment or even a home, it can sometimes be challenging. Not every rental property or HOA allows pets, but if they do you want to be able to keep up with any damages that may be caused. Here are a few suggestions to help out. Grooming your animal regularly will help keep that unruly hair in check. If you are bathing them at home make sure to clean out the drain, and have a place for them to dry off. You don’t want them destroying the..
Our Sense of Smell… The sense of smell is closely linked with memories, probably more so than any of our other senses. It causes a recollection of memory, emotion and even attraction. Smells can shape our moods, our behavior and and our decisions. Yet it is something that goes mainly “un-noticed” in our daily lives. So why wouldn’t we want to cause a positive reaction to the “smell” of a home. With Fall at our door, why not make your home smell just a bit more like the weather. Whether you are selling a home, renting it out, or simply having friends over, here are some..
We have all done it at some time or another. Spilled “it” on the carpet. Whether it was wax, paint, gum or even punch it is an OOPS that can be very painful on the pocketbook. So how do you get “it” out of carpet???? Here are some common remedies for spilling on the carpeting: I do not guarantee that these will work, or that they won’t destroy your carpet. I have tried them on mine and they have worked well for me, but you ALWAYS want to test before doing any of these to your particular carpet. Wax Use a white towel..
Wolverine Crossing Rental Rate $16 /SF/Year Building Size 2,300 SF Total Space Available 2,300 SF Building Class A Property Type Office Lot Size 2,300 SF Property Sub-type Office Building Rental Rate $16 /SF/Year Sublease Yes. Sublease expires Feb 2019 Space Available 2,300 SF Date Available Jul 2016 Space Type Office Building No. Parking Spaces 4 Lease Type Full Service Virtual Tour- 3D Scan For more information contact Jeremiah Maughan HERE or Jay Shepherd HERE
Have you ever hit a time in life where you want to save a little money? Regular purchases of different household items actually add up really quick. Here is a short list we compiled that can save you money by DIYing… DIY cleaners Cleaners can get costly but making your own can help you save big! RealSimple has compiled a list of some great, low cost alternatives to expensive cleaners HERE. No Sew T-Shirt Bags Those plastic store bags are such a waste. Did you know that with a pair of scissors and an old t-shirt you can make a reusable green bag that..
Should I rent or should I buy? How do you know when you are ready to buy? Should you keep renting and save more? What is the benefit of home ownership? These are all questions that we ask at sometime in our lives? Here are some common questions you should be asking if you want to know whether it is right for you to buy or rent. Is your rent on the rise? The majority of rents in Utah are not “rent controlled” which means that they can rise as much or as little as the market bares. Sometimes they increase slightly, but other..