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Managing Your Own San Jose Rental Property: What’s Next?

If you’re thinking about managing your rental property on your own, you need to be prepared for everything that’s involved. First – Prepare Your Property This means figuring out exactly what you have to do to the home to make it ready for the rental market. You need to hire the right people to get it ready […]

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How to Choose a San Jose Property Management Firm

Today we’re talking about the things to look for when you’re searching for a property management firm. This is a fast and growing industry so there are a lot of companies out there. These three considerations are a great place to start your search. Experience One of the first things you need to know is […]

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Los Gatos Property Management Advice: The Range of Property Management Fees

Los Gatos Property Management Advice: The Range of Property Management Fees

In the residential property management industry, we see a range in fees that is around 8 to 10 percent of rent that is collected. That amount can vary, due to other considerations. For example, the property management fee charged for a single family home might be much different than the fee charged for a 20-unit […]

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How to be a Landlord in Palo Alto: Smart Remodel to Optimize your Rental

How to be a Landlord in Palo Alto: Smart Remodel to Optimize your Rental

Many landlords often grapple with the question of what makes a smart remodel. Should you remodel or simply update? It is ideal if you can remodel the whole home, of course, but if you do not have that kind of a budget to spend on your rental property, there are still things you can do. […]

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