Property Management Blog

Costs That Landlords Don’t Notice They’re Accruing

System - Wednesday, November 1, 2023
Property Management Blog

Property is cited as a great source of passive income. Month after month, you can expect a particular amount in your bank account allowing you to budget for your other expenses and financial obligations. Experienced investors can attest to this particular nature of real estate. 

However, rental property o...

How to Recognize and Avoid Rental Scams

Tim Melton - Tuesday, October 31, 2023
Property Management Blog

Technology has come to revolutionize almost every industry including the real estate market. With the help of the internet, property owners have been able to create good property listings and market their units efficiently to attract potential ...

How to Increase Your Income Without Raising Rent

Dylan - Monday, October 2, 2023
Property Management Blog

There are few assets that offer consistency in passive income as a rental property does. Provided you have invested in the right property market and have quality tenants, you can be assured of a consistent rental income every month. 

However, you may feel it’s time for you to

How to Conduct a Tenant Walk-Through Inspection

Tim Melton - Friday, September 29, 2023
Property Management Blog

As a responsible landlord in the sunny state of Arizona, ensuring a smooth move-in process is crucial for maintaining positive landlord-tenant relationships and protecting your property investment. 

One essential step in this process is conducting a thorough move-in walk-through inspection. This

How To Be a Long Distance Landlord

System - Friday, September 1, 2023
Property Management Blog

Ever considered managing your rental property from a different city, state, or even country? Navigating the world of real estate as a landlord can be challenging enough when you're local, but add in extra miles, and the task can seem daunting. 

However, being a successful long-distance landlord is mor...

How to Write a Good Property Listing

System - Friday, September 1, 2023
Property Management Blog

Crafting an effective real property listing is a crucial skill that can make all the difference in successfully selling or renting out a property. A well-written listing can attract potential buyers, provide essential property details, and highlight the unique features that make your property stand out, minimizing your

What to do With a Tenant's Possessions After an Eviction?

System - Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Property Management Blog

Once you’ve evicted a renter from your rental home, that doesn’t mean your difficulties with them are over. There may still be belongings left by the renter in your rental space. You may want to simply discard them but this is a matter to handle carefully since there are financial consequences.

As ...

Essential Tips for First-Time Landlords

Tim Melton - Friday, July 21, 2023
Property Management Blog

First-time landlords face a lot of hurdles, but these tasks are repetitive and get easier to manage after some time. As a new landlord, whether part-time or full-time, maintain an open mind and apply the best practices. When you’re consiste...

Rental Property Marketing Mistakes

SGI Staff - Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Property Management Blog

Navigating the world of rental property marketing can often feel overwhelming. Whether you're just dipping your toes into the property rental business or are a seasoned landlord looking to refine your tactics, we've got you covered. 

This article aims to guide you through the most common marketing...

Best Ways to Communicate With Tenants: Email, Text, or Call?

SGI Staff - Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Property Management Blog

The key to a stress-free tenancy is to maintain a good relationship with your renters. Keeping open lines of communication can help you prevent conflicts and misunderstandings, set clear expectations for renters, and improve your tenant’s experience. 

In the long run, this will mean