Summer Maintenance Tasks Part II – Interior

Summer Interior Maintenance If your property has air conditioning in common areas and/or in individual homes, the summer heat is going to have a big demand on AC units. Get a jump start on having your air conditioning serviced by a reputable HVAC company and make repairs or install replacements early. Make a list of […]

Summer Maintenance Tasks Part I – Exterior

It’s summer time in Seattle, and it’s time renters begin enjoying the weather at the lake, the river, camping and at home. As a maintenance technician, many things can become overlooked as you’re preparing vacant units and serving residents needs with everyday repairs. At the same time, your leasing agent and property manager is relying […]

We’re growing!

Investors are predicted to hold single-family homes and multi-family dwellings more than flipping properties as real estate values stabilize and affordability flat lines.  Based on numbers from Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac, Blomquist made a statement saying, “We will see it flatten out because home prices are starting to flatten out as well. That […]

Responding to Maintenance Emergencies

It’s not expected that all maintenance issues be handled immediately 24/7, but there are some legitimate emergencies that tenants do and should expect to be responded to as quickly as possible. Most are minor and can wait until the light of day. However, if you’re unsure as to which issues should be handled as quickly […]