Property Management Blog

Friday, March 22, 2019

Protecting Your Screening Process With the Freedom of Information Act
When it comes to tenant screening, all properties must follow the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Without it, Phoenix property management companies and landlords would be renting without the accurate information they need. This act ensures that you can always obtain objective, factual data about your applicants.  On March 16, 2019...

Friday, February 8, 2019

How Can Landlords Evict a Tenant in Arizona?
{{ post.title }} In Arizona, the eviction process may take only 26 days. In other states, it can take over three months. In order to meet that 26-day timeframe, there are certain criteria that must be met. Before you begin an eviction, it’s very important that you know the court processes and you prepare for what is going to happen.Five Day Notice t...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Top 4 Things Renters Dislike
The Top 4 Things That Renters DislikeWhether you are renting a simple studio or a small villa, there are common frustrations that will keep a renter from picking your property. Broken appliances, old fixtures and hideous walls are just a few of the common issues. Renters hate finding a rental unit with dirty exteriors and old flooring bec...

Monday, October 30, 2017

Should I Allow Pets in my Rental Home? – Property Management Phoenix, AZ Education
Pets are a concern that most homeowners have. In general, you have to understand that over 60 percent of the rental population has pets. So when you say no to pets, you’re cutting your market by more than half. It will take longer to rent out your property, and you may rent it for less. So, there’s a cost in not renting to pe...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

New Tenant Home Buying Program
Service Star Realty has created an innovative, new program to help tenants, investors and everyone involved. The innovative new program required extra focus to come to life, so we brought Richard Noeltner on to our team of realtors. He will be exclusively focused on making, running and implementing this program within our property managem...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Why Tenants Prefer a Property Management Company – Phoenix Landlord Education
Tenants prefer working with a professional Phoenix property management company instead of self-managing owners. There are so many services we offer investors, and the hidden value you receive is that the best tenants are more attracted to properties managed by professional companies. There are several reasons for this. Maintenance Respon...

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Who is living in my house?
A question frequently asked by home owners: “What are your criteria when approving applications?” Service Star Realty realizes placing the right tenant in your rental is one of the most important responsibilities we have as property managers: a good tenant will fulfill their lease term, give proper notice and allow us to plan...