Rocking the Roles: Landlord & Tenant Roles for a Profitable Relationship

Westminster property manager

The relationship between tenants and landlords determines the success and stress level you have as a Westminster property manager. Some landlords govern their rental properties more like wardens of a prison, treating tenants as their inmates. Some operate like slumlords, degrading their tenants by extensive neglect and failure to maintain and care for the property…

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15 Charming Home Curb Appeal Ideas

curb appeal

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. They also said that you can’t judge a book by its cover, but the truth is, we all do. Fact of the matter is, people do the same thing with your house. It’s important to the curb appeal of your home. You…

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Best Property Management Companies in Westminster Maryland

Best Property Management Companies in Westminster

Each year, the UTZ Property Management team meets with 100’s of investors in the Carroll and Baltimore County areas. The question an increasing number of investors have is… How can I grow my real estate investment portfolio without all the headaches of landlording? The answer is simple, “Hire one of the best property management companies…

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Fall Checklist For Your Home

fall checklist for your home

Rainfall and cooler temperatures give us telltale signs that the weather is cooling down for the full swing of fall. Soon enough, the leaves will be falling and trees will turn from green to shades of yellow, orange, red and brown. This is a good time to prepare your home for winter. Particularly, if you…

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Cheap Fixes for Top-Dollar Rehab Profits

how to rehab a house

Rehabbing rental properties can be very expensive and time-consuming for real estate investors. Most investors make costly mistakes with their rehab property flips because they are not clear on what things they should give attention to and what things they should ignore. If you lead out with your emotions on what should be fixed –…

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Quick & Easy Steps to Hurricane Proof Your House

hurricane proof your house

In light of the weather report, you may be wondering how to hurricane proof your house. Indeed, many residents in the expected target zone of this massive hurricane are scrambling to protect their single most valuable asset – their home. If you own multiple rental properties that are in the expected target zone found this…

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Staging Your Home For a Fast Sale at Top Dollar

staging your home

Staging your home to sell it is a critical project to getting top dollar and selling fast. When we talk about selling your home, we’re talking about the single most valuable item most Americans own. So, it’s important to take great care in selling or renting out your home. The transaction of selling your home…

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Ultimate Tenant Screening Checklist for Rental Property

tenant screening checklist

Looking for the ultimate tenant screening checklist to be sure you get the best renter in your rental property? This should mean you’ve done a great job listing your property and are now generating response. Congratulations! As with everything related to real estate investing, there’s a right and wrong way to do things, including the…

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Pros & Cons of the Top Real Estate Investment Exit Strategies

real estate investment exit strategy

Some new real estate investment students are surprised to learn that there are multiple ways to profit from any individual real estate investment. These various ways of generating income from investment properties are called exit strategies. The good news is that there are several real estate investment exit strategies that may suit you based on…

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