Property Management Blog

Friday, May 13, 2022

COVID Impacts on Phoenix Property Management
{{ post.title }} With vaccines available and fewer people getting sick, it seems like the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic is behind us. There are still some lingering after-effects, of course, especially when it comes to supply chain issues, pricing, and maintenance.Let’s talk about how this is impacting the local Phoenix rental market, and whether ...

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Common Questions When Screening Prospective Tenants
{{ post.title }} Common Questions When Screening Prospective Tenants When you own a rental property, one of the most important things you need to take care of is finding good tenants. With a good tenant, you can rest easy at night, knowing that the rent will get paid and that your property will be taken care of. On the other hand, having a problem tenant ...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

House vs. Condo: Which Is the Better Real Estate InvestmentĀ for You?
{{ post.title }} House vs. Condo: Which Is the Better Real Estate Investment for You? Real estate investors often face difficult decisions when trying to decide if it’s better to buy a single-family home or a condominium (multi-family home).This article looks at the risks and opportunities of both types of homes to help you identify which type of p...

Friday, March 25, 2022

Common Lawsuits Against Landlords and How to Avoid Them
{{ post.title }} Common Lawsuits Against Landlords and How to Avoid Them Landlord-tenant law is complex and varies from state to state. Even though the law is complicated, there are several ways to avoid getting sued by tenants. If you own a rental property, you need to know what you can and cannot do in order to avoid getting sued.In this blog, we&rsquo...

Friday, March 11, 2022

Should My Home Be a Rental Property? 6 Things to Think About Before Deciding.
{{ post.title }} Should My Home Be a Rental Property?6 Things to Think About Before Deciding. At our Phoenix property management company, we regularly encounter homeowners who want to learn about renting out second or third properties. To make the right decision for your family, you have to look beyond the potential profits. You must consider your long-t...

Friday, December 10, 2021

The Ultimate Guide to Protecting Your Phoenix Rental Property from Damage
{{ post.title }} Investing in a Phoenix rental property can be risky, and a lot of the landlords and owners we talk to are concerned about tenant damage. Protecting your investment from damage is important to your cash flow and the value of your asset. Several things will help you avoid excessive damage or deterioration that goes beyond wear and tea...

Friday, November 12, 2021

Phoenix Rental Property Investment Analysis - Is It Time to Sell?
{{ post.title }} When the market is hot and on the rise, many people think it’s time to sell their rental investment. But there are better options to consider before you go ahead and place it on the market.Start by reviewing your investment goals. If this property no longer fits into your strategy as a Phoenix real estate investor, it may be time t...

Friday, October 15, 2021

The Number 1 Reason Rental Owners Fire Property Managers in Phoenix AZ
{{ post.title }} If you’ve ever thought about firing your Phoenix property manager, it’s probably for one of these reasons: Terrible or non-existent communication. Abysmal marketing which leads to long vacancies. Poor response to maintenance issues.At Service Star Realty, we work with a lot of rental property owners and investo...

Friday, September 10, 2021

How to Scale Your Residential Real Estate Portfolio in Phoenix AZ?
{{ post.title }} Successful real estate investors are thinking about both the long term and the short term. When you’re working to scale your residential real estate portfolio, you need to focus on smart growth that you’re your financial goals. With established investment goals and a clear strategy for achieving those goals, growing your port...

Friday, August 13, 2021

Problem Renters & How to Handle Them | Professional Phoenix Property Management
{{ post.title }} A rigorous resident screening process can help you avoid difficult tenants, but the way a person appears on paper can often be different from who they become in real life when you’re interacting on a regular basis.Problem renters cause a lot of issues, and it can be hard not to get emotionally involved. They’ll pay late, they...

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