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What Are The Benefits of Using a Property Management Company?

There are many benefits to using a property management company, most important of which are higher quality tenants, less time dealing with maintenance, and less stress overall! If you’re just getting started in rental property investment – especially if your property is out of state – don’t underestimate the value of a property management company […]

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15 Questions to Ask a Property Manager

Not everyone has what it takes to do a great job. Interviewing a potential property manager is a sure way to certify you are hiring the right person and/or company but you need to ask the right kind of questions. So, what should you exactly ask them? Let’s discuss the most important questions to ask […]

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5 Home Buying Tips for First-Time Investors

Jumping into home buying (investing) for the first time is exciting, but we know it can be equally overwhelming. We hope to eliminate any worries you might have and provide some tools and resources to make the process go smoothly. Below are some tips we have for first-time home buyers. 1. DETERMINE A SOLID BUDGETThe […]

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What to Expect When You’re Inspecting

You’ve found your dream home or investment property, and your offer was accepted; it’s time to celebrate! However, you have the dreaded home inspection looming over your head, but don’t let that get your spirits down. Here are the things every home buyer and investor should know about inspections because the more you know about […]

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The Benefits of Self-Guided Home Tours

If allowed to tour a home by yourself, would you take it? Many people would. Although the technology has been in development for over a decade now, self-touring services have started catching fire in the last few years. Even before the pandemic, realtors and property managers have realized that self-service home showings can help them […]

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What Do Property Management Companies Do?

Everyone has dealt with a property management company at some point in life. Chances are you’ve rented an apartment or condo and worked with that company on everything from getting approved for a lease to maintenance issues and more. A property management company does more than manage large properties. We also manage individual homes, condos, […]

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Home Trends: Smart Homes

Smart home technology is here to stay, and in fact, a recent study has shown that incorporating these products into your household help increase value and can shorten time on the market. Each year, companies become more and more innovative as they press further into the smart home frontier, and while Amazon and Google continue […]

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15 Tips for Buying Your First Rental Property

Are you cut out to be a landlord? Are you an expert in which areas the population is growing rather than declining? Do you want a fixer-upper? What are your legal obligations to tenants and what rights do they have? Here’s an article we found that helps answer these questions and more! Take me there! […]

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How Hard is it to Manage Renting My Home?

Many people think about rental property investing as passive income, but it’s a lot more work than first-time landlords might expect. Successfully managing a property requires you to have skills across various areas – marketing, interpersonal communication, building maintenance, finance, landlord-tenant law, and more. Juggling all of these responsibilities can be stressful, and it’s not […]

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What Did You Just Agree To?

There was a time when a handshake meant an agreement had been reached. There was even a time when a handshake was enough to cement an agreement with a tenant when you rented to him or her. Those were the good old days. The days before landlord-tenant laws, landlord-hating attorneys, and tenant-friendly judges. When you […]

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Top 10 Features of a Profitable Rental Property

Let’s take a look at what we agree are the top 10 things you should consider when searching for the right rental property. Take me there! Now that you’ve found that perfect rental property, let us help! Start enjoying passive income and the peace of mind that comes with Ameritex Property Management’s full suite of […]