Why Location Plays Such a Vital Role in Commercial Property

When it comes to investing in commercial property, location is a key component. The location of the property will determine if a business will choose to rent or pass the facility by. Any commercial property management specialist will tell you that when the location is bad, it can be hard to find renters to bring their business to the property. Read on to find out just why the location of commercial property is so important. Function To begin, the function of the site is essential. The location of the property will dictate how a business will be able to function…. [Read More]

What to Expect From a Property Management Company

When you hire a property management service, there are certain aspects that you should expect. If you are a new investor into real estate, it is important to understand what to expect as well as what you can count on from a qualified property management company. Below is a short explanation of what to expect and how it can affect your investments a positive way. Overall Organization With a management company, you will have total organization of your portfolio. Reports will be made and provided, including information on how each property is performing. This can include such information as repairs… [Read More]

How to Offer Quality Property Management

As an investor of commercial or residential property, it is important to offer quality services to your tenants. For most investors, property management services are used to ensure the property is taken care of as well as the tenant. But is your service company offering the best services for your tenants? Below is a short guide on what you should expect from your service company and how your tenants should be treated. Quality Customer Service To begin, quality customer service is key. You want every tenant to feel that they are listened to and taken care of. If a problem… [Read More]

Learning Real Estate Property Management

If you have recently invested in a rental property, it is time to begin thinking about property management services. As the owner, you must learn what tenants expect in order to be successful. Whether you have invested in commercial or residential property, the services are basically the same. Read on below to learn just what steps you need to take and what tenants expect so you can reap the rewards via your new investment. Customer Service First of all, tenants expect quality customer service. They will expect you to answer their phone calls about repair needs, maintenance, etc. The tenant… [Read More]

These Characteristics Make A Good Property Manager

The job of a Real Estate Property Manager is not an easy one, but it can be a rewarding and satisfying career for the right person. This person must be able to thrive in a high stress environment, while juggling the many duties that keep both investors (owners) and tenants happy. They must have the following skills and characteristics in order to successfully handle this critical position at a successful property management service – whether you’re located in Dallas, Texas or Kitchener, Ontario.

Property Managers Need Preventative Maintenance Plans

You’ve probably heard the term ‘preventative maintenance’ more often in connection with manufacturing plants than with corporate property management services – but believe me, it’s every bit as applicable – and can save you time and money in the long run, ultimately enhancing your service’s reputation and your bottom line.   Preventative maintenance means the same thing in both cases: to regularly service equipment and properties on a set schedule, to keep all equipment and property – from furnaces and trucks to roofs and water sprinklers – from faltering or failing before their time. So, to be as effective as… [Read More]