Property Management Blog

Renting to Tenants with Pets: Pros and Cons

Pros and cons renting to tenants with pets

Americans are obsessed with their cute and cuddly companions, there’s no doubt about that!  In fact, according to APPA’s latest market research, up to 68 percent of all American households own at least one pet. This number is even higher for millennial renters.  With this in mind, you may be inclined to believe every landlord […]

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2019 4th Quarter SW NARPM Survey Report

The purpose of this survey is to show vacancy and rental rate trends among single-family homes and multi-family units in Ada and Canyon County. Survey results are displayed by type (single or multi-family) & bedrooms (1- 5) for the respective county. Click here to see the full report […]

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How to Advertise Your Boise Rental Property Successfully

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Tenant turnover in Boise, Idaho, much like everywhere else, can greatly impact your bottom line because it results in zero income at the end of the month. You will also have to spend both time and money bringing your investment property to rent-ready standards. That said, tenant turnover is inevitable. It is sure to happen […]

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Key Strategies for Collecting Rent On Time

Part of managing your rental property effectively is collecting your tenants’ rent on time. Some tenants don’t need any prodding since they are responsible for paying promptly. Unfortunately, other tenants pay late, and others skip payments altogether. As a landlord, it is one of the most awkward and stressful situations to go through. There are […]

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7 Tips to Have a Better Relationship with Your Boise Tenants

As a landlord, it pays to have a good relationship with your tenant because it enables you to develop a lasting business relationship. Having a good and lasting business relationship with your renter equates to fewer issues and better lease renewal rate among other things. The following are 7 tips that Boise landlords can employ […]

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How to effectively screen tenants

The most practical way of finding quality tenants for your Boise rental property is a comprehensive tenant screening procedure. Active tenant screening should be a continuous process that starts the moment prospects begin to inquire about your vacant rental property and goes on until a qualified applicant moves into your unit. If you are wondering […]

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How to Keep Your Boise Renters Happy

Happy tenants are key to running a successful rental business in Boise, Idaho. Whether you self-manage your property or hire professional services, your goal should be to keep your tenants happy and satisfied. In fact, according to a study done by a leader in real estate research – tenants who are happy with property management […]

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What Exactly is “Normal Wear and Tear”?

Landlords and tenants often have disagreements on what they perceive to be “normal wear and tear.”  Where exactly should you draw the line? From our experience, the debate often comes down to responsibilities.  It’s understood that tenants need to pay for the damages they cause to their rental property. Among other things, this can be […]

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Amazing Activities to Do in Boise Idaho

Boise is the capital and most populated city of Idaho. It’s home to unique attractions, great museums, and beautiful parks.  You can visit the vibrant Capital City Public Market, admire the contemporary art at the Boise Art Museum, and enjoy the scenic views from the Boise River.  There is also the World Center for Birds of […]

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Top 3 Rental Home Renovations to Save You Money

Is your Boise, Idaho rental property looking out-of-date? If so, then it’s important that you consider renovating it. Remember, as a landlord, it’s your responsibility to keep your property in good condition. If you don’t, a number of problems can arise. According to Idaho landlord-tenant law, your tenants will have three options at their disposal.  The first […]

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