Property Management

March 7, 2019

Triple Decker (3 Family) Rental Rehab Budget - Here’s what to consider

Oct. 6, 2016

Creating Value In Boston Rentals, Preventative Maintenance Schedules And To Hire Out Or Not

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. In the fourth and final section of the webinar, we talk about six ways to create more value in Boston rentals, creating a "preventative maintenance schedule" and should you ...

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Sept. 29, 2016

How To Protect Your Investment And Essential Landlord/Tenant Forms

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. In the third of four sections of the webinar, we talk about protecting your real estate investments and essential landlord/tenant forms that you will need throughout the course ...

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Sept. 22, 2016

How To Handle Your Rental Income, Expenses and Taxes

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. In the second of four sections of the webinar, we talk about how you should handle your income, expenses, and taxes when it comes to your rental properties. This ...

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Sept. 15, 2016

Essential Landlord Tools, Mastering Your Rental Market And Marketing Your Rental Units

In our latest series of educational webinars, we explored the topic of self-managing your rental properties vs. hiring a property manager. Even if you initially plan to self-manage your properties, it is important to still a factor in the cost of hiring a property manager. In the first of four ...

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July 6, 2016

3 Seasonal Maintenance Tips For Landlords

Now that summer is finally here, it is a good time to take a look at all potential maintenance needed for your properties. As the winter months tend to be the quieter time of year, spring is typically the time that tenants move out, whether it is a result of ...

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Feb. 5, 2015

New Tenants Moving In? Here's Your Incoming Tenant Checklist

Okay, so you've found great tenants and they're expected to move in on the 1st of the month. Now what? Here is a quick "to do" list to make sure you and your rental property appear super professional from day one.

  1. Change the locks and get new keys ...
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March 10, 2014

How to Replace Your Hard Wired Smoke Detectors

Installing hardwired smoke detectors are as easy as twisting a wire. Follow these step by step instructions on how to do it yourself.

Step 1:

Purchase compatible smoke detectors. It’s best to stick with the same brand. It’s imperative that they use the same wiring. Incompatible smoke detectors will not ...

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July 4, 2013

Building Long-term Wealth Through Real Estate

Real estate is an excellent investment vehicle for building wealth, especially here in Massachusetts where we have a large number of multifamily buildings. The 3-family home, as an investment, tends to make a ton of sense when it comes to the balance between the purchase price of the building and ...

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June 29, 2013

Tenant Move-In Day Procedures

Your tenant’s move-in day is a very important time for you as a landlord. Move in day sets the tone for how your tenant(s) will view your apartment business during their tenancy.  If you’re organized and professional most tenants will show you the same level of respect. On the ...

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