investor

Why Being A Real Estate Investor is Better than Being a Real Estate Agent

Investor Lessons… If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that real estate investors are constantly in an internal struggle to understand if they should obtain the real estate broker license or not. Reasons include: Access to the multiple listing service A better understanding of real estate documents and contracts A means to earn real estate […]

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Why Property Management in Aurora, IL is Easier

Here is why Property Management is easier in Aurora, IL… For those that have owned rental property for 5+ years, especially when performing property management in Aurora, IL, the answer is simple… SCREEN YOUR TENANT APPLICANTS However, in order to screen your applicants, you need a solid foundation to assist you with screening your tenants. […]

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Best Questions to Ask When Evaluating Property Management Companies

Why Hire a Property Manager? Save the landlord time Save money with time invested on the rental property Access to a 24 repair call center Have a representative that is close to the property to evaluate Obtain better marketing of rental property with a property management company Receive warranties and guarantees offered by a property […]

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How to Perform a Rental Property Inspection

Performing a Rental Property Inspection When Should a Landlord Inspect their Rental Property? Move in of new tenant (conduct a move in inspection complete with photos). When moving in the new resident, our recommendation is to use a property management inspection software compatible with your needs. In the past, we have used the following : […]

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