Riverside Property Management Blog

Landscaping Your Rental Property Yard: Why it’s Important

Friday, October 20, 2017

Okay, landscaping your rental property’s yard is a topic that may make you cringe, and possibly make you feel like you are dying a little if you own a rental property. ..

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11 Best Practices for Purchasing an Income Property: Great Deals vs Money pits

Thursday, October 12, 2017

So, you’re looking for an income property, maybe your first rental, or adding to your holdings. ..

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Marketing Is a Necessary Evil for Your Rental Property Business

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

If you’re a rental property owner or manager, the number-one item on your list of responsibilities is to get residents into your rental units. To do that, you have to constantly and effectively market your properties so you keep them filled and have a pool of potential residents to tap into when a resident moves out. Effective marketing means so much more than nailing up neighborhood fliers or putting a sign in the window. Here are some tips and techniques for marketing your properties and filling them with qualified residents: ..

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How to Get a Home Move-In Ready: DIY vs Contractor vs Property Management

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Do you have a rental property that you want to have move-in ready for your next renter? Or maybe you’re moving into a recently purchased house? Perhaps you’re selling a house, and you want it move-in ready. Anyway you slice it, there’s work to be done, and it best be done quickly, and done right, the first time. ..

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Top 3 Landscaping Companies in Riverside County, CA (Reviews/Ratings)

Friday, September 22, 2017

To provide a landscaper or not to provide, that is the question! This is a question that I have been asked hundreds of times by landlords just like you over the last 10 years of being in property management. ..

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Why Does Rent Go Up? 7 Things You Should Know about Rent Increase

Friday, September 15, 2017

Over the years I have spoken with so many people who own rentals, and so many people who rent homes, and the possibility of rent increases is always on both sets minds, for several reasons. So, let’s look into this topic, one that ought to be fairly straightforward, but for whatever reason is not. ..

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HOA Information – Here’s What You Need to Know about HOA’s

Friday, September 08, 2017

What can an HOA do for you? Here is HOA info, with general information such as fees, rules that are fairly commonplace, and expectations.  ..

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Landlord’s Guide to The Eviction Process: What You Need to Know

Friday, September 01, 2017

Your renter didn’t pay this month, or maybe it has been a couple of months, what do you do now!? No need to panic, with this detailed guideline you’ll be prepared to navigate the eviction process and plan for the attorney fees incurred in an unlawful detainer case. Over the last 30 years, Management One has filed over 2,000 evictions. Not much surprises us anymore during an eviction. I hope you find this information useful and eases any anxiety you might be having. ..

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Home Warranty for a Rental Property: A Worthwhile Investment Or Not?

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Property owners believe that having a home warranty for a rental property is a great idea and is more cost effective. Well, let me tell you that, this is far from the truth. What Management One has seen, over the last 30-years of property management, is that home warranties are more of a nightmare than a benefit to homeowners and tenants. Home warranties work well for your personal property or newer homes but are bad news for rental properties and the tenants living in them. ..

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Residential Water Heater Safety: Best Practices for Avoiding a Fire

Friday, July 21, 2017

In this article, we’re talking about water heater safety. You know, that big ol’ cylinder in your garage, or in some cases outside your house in its own little enclosure. It performs its job day in and day out, without complaint, heating your water so that you may enjoy that hot morning shower and those sparkling clean dishes. You likely seldom think about your hot water heater, but you ought to, and below I’ll lay out a few reasons why. ..

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