Avoid Hiring Bad Property Manager in Arizona

If you are a property owner or investor. hiring a property management company makes good sense for many different reasons.  We handle marketing, maintenance, emergencies, evictions, collections, financial reports, and more.  Sometimes the more difficult question can be, which property management company to choose? Just this week in Oregon, State authorities discovered a property management…

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Keeping Your Home Cool During Summer Months In Phoenix

The National Weather Service just announced an excessive heat warning for the Phoenix Metro  area that will extend out through the weekend.   With temperatures ranging from 110-116 degrees, here are a few tips that will help keep your home cool. 1.  Keep the shades closed during the day.  Some energy studies have shown keeping the shades…

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Opportunities For Out Of State Property Investors Abound In Phoenix

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The housing market in Arizona has taken a beating in the last few years. A lagging economy and extremely low house prices combine to make real estate investing in Phoenix a lucrative opportunity for out of state investors. With homes that cost $5,000 to $43 million, all levels of investors can find a home in…

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What Foreign Investors Need To Know To Buy Phoenix Residential Properties

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The key to being a successful property investor is getting the timing right. As far as Phoenix, Arizona is concerned, the time to invest in the real estate market is now. This is because the economy has yet to fully recover and residential property rental inventory is quite low. Most people find it quite challenging…

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Rental Property And Roomates

High rents and low income are driving roommates together. According to the Census Bureau, the United States has hit a twenty year low in home ownership. The rate hit a surprising 64% by the end of 2014 which is a 1.2% drop from 2013, down from 65.2%. During 2014’s fourth economic quarter, the rental vacancy…

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Rental Owner Tax Tips

Rental owner tax tips for the 2014 tax year.

The real estate market has been picking up steadily in the recent years after the market crash experienced a few years ago. While many people might have lost their homes, rental property owners were also affected severely by the crisis. In fact, many of them have been breaking even for years and it is only…

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Avoiding rental scams

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When you are looking to rent an apartment or a single family house in Phoenix these days, you need to be aware of scam artists. Scammers have many ways of finding victims such as placing fake rental ads on websites such as Craigslist for properties they don’t even own. Avoiding rental scams is possible by…

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Top Cold Weather Tips For Landlords And Renters

Stay warm and safe with these top cold weather tips

The winter season brings with it a range of challenges for rentals, and many of these could result in serious issues. Therefore, it is wise to prepare your home in advance, so that you can get through the colder months without any unwanted disasters. Here are some of the best cold weather tips for landlords…

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What Does Renters Insurance Cover?

Renters insurance against loss from disasters, liability and injury

Whether you currently rent or are looking to rent a home or apartment, you need to think about protecting yourself against the unforeseen and protect yourself against loss. Just as homeowners are generally required to carry homeowners insurance, renters are not alone and can protect themselves and their belongings from a variety of difficult situations. While the landlord’s personal…

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