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What is a Cap Rate?

A Cap Rate (Capitilization Rate) is essentially a ratio between your net operation income that’s given off by an asset and the capital cost or also known as, the price you originally paid to obtain the asset in the first place. The cap rate is basically figured out by a simple formula: Annual net operating […]

Perfect Rental Property Is Within Reach

While home ownership may not be in your immediate future, you are going to find that there are plenty of home and apartment rentals that will make you feel just as comfortable as a place of your own. The benefit of renting a home or apartment is that you will likely work with a landlord […]

Investment Properties: How to Manage them Properly

Building a portfolio of investment properties can be a great way to diversify your investments and make some extra money, but being a landlord certainly has its share of headaches. When you own rental property, you are responsible for all the things that can go wrong, from a leaky toilet in the middle of the […]

7 Mistakes Renters Need to Avoid

Even property owners can help new renters avoid common mistakes to make the entire leasing experience better for all parties involved. As a renter, spent hours searching for the perfect rental home or apartment. You’ve spoken with every rental property manager in your area and you’ve finally settled on what you hope will be your […]

3 Tips for Renting Your Home to Others

Rather than selling their homes, many who wish to downsize are finding it beneficial to simply keep their current properties and rent them out to others. It doesn’t matter if you are going to do the work yourself or hire the services of a Delaware property manager. Here are some things you need to consider […]

3 Reasons You Need to Hire a Rental Property Manager

Rental property management isn’t easy, especially if you’re a homeowner simply looking to get away from the burden that is a large home or property. Property management companies offer a wide variety of services designed to allow you to keep your property in your name, rent it out, and not necessarily worry about the day-to-day […]

5 Tips for Finding Tenants for Your Rental

Now that you and your rental property manager have your property prepared for new occupants, you’ll need to start looking around for potential tenants. While your property manager is generally responsible for placing ads and running credit checks, you may choose to do this on your own. Either way, here are some things you can […]

How to Choose the Best Moving Company

So you’ve found the perfect place to live, you’ve talked to the Delaware property management group, and you’ve set a move-in date. The next thing you need to do is find the best moving company to help you get all of your belongings from your old home to your new home. Here are some things […]

3 Property Management Mistakes to Avoid

It doesn’t matter if you’re into Delaware property management or if you work in some other area. Some parts of your job will always seem easier than others. One aspect in which many property managers struggle is in making sure repairs are done properly. Here are a few mistakes to avoid when trying to get […]

Tips for Preparing a Lease Agreement

As a rental property management firm and landlord, having a properly prepared and signed lease from every tenant is paramount. Failure to do so may leave you in a huge bind when it comes time to evict a tenant who has become a nuisance or who isn’t paying on time. Here are some things to […]