Riverside Property Management Blog

Preparing a House for Rental: 7 Effective Ways to Attract Residents

Friday, November 24, 2017

“Oh My Goodness, I’m about to have a vacancy in my rental. What to do, what to do?!” Well, you’re in the right spot, right now, as we’re about to tell you the seven most effective ways to prepare your house for rental. ..

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Landlord Insurance Policies: How to tell if you have the best coverage

Friday, November 17, 2017

As a property owner, you naturally have homeowner’s insurance, however, if you have one or more rental properties, you will want to have a landlord insurance policy, also known as rental property insurance or rental dwelling insurance. Why is that? Well, bad things happen, and you’d like to have some peace of mind, and keep your stuff, right? ..

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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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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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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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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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Security Deposit: Security Deposit: How to Maximize Your Security Deposit Refund

Thursday, May 25, 2017

A quick guide to get your security deposit back after moving out of a rental ..

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Wood Rot: What Does Deferred Maintenance Really Cost?

Friday, May 19, 2017

Over the last 15 years as an inspector, I have seen firsthand the effects of deferred maintenance on a home. Here at Management One, we believe wholeheartedly in maintaining properties to avoid the pitfalls of deferred maintenance.  ..

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