Property Management

A Greater Good: How One Landlord Helps Low-Income Renters

Assistance programs which benefit low-income renters while offering financial protections to landlords — like Charles Lane — give a second chance to those in need.


6 Ways to Increase Resident Satisfaction and Prevent Surprise Move-Outs

Keeping residents happy is good for your community — and your bottom line. These simple, budget-friendly tips will help you retain your residents and improve the quality of life at your complex.

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Smart Landlords Require Renters Insurance

There are many ways requiring renters insurance can lower your costs in the long run. Have all your bases covered by requiring your residents to purchase insurance prior to moving into your property.

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Multifamily Community Spotlight: The Taylor Uptown in Dallas

We talked to the community manager at The Taylor Uptown in Dallas, TX, to get some insight into the Dallas apartment market and how their living experience caters to today’s renters.


Engage Your Residents With Community Events for Spring

Foster a sense of community and keep residents happy with these six inexpensive ideas.


6 Tips for Improving Curb Appeal at Your Community

Rental shoppers are gearing up to move and checking out their options — make the best first impression by putting a new shine on your entryways and exteriors.


Rental Moving Season: Assess Your Market and Your Properties

Tis the season to get your properties in order, check out your rental market and prepare for potential lease expirations.


24 New MLSs, Including CLAW, Send Zillow and Trulia Direct Feeds

More MLSs are now able to ensure the accuracy of their listings on Zillow.


How to Evict a Tenant, and What to Do When They Just Won’t Go

Understand the laws and procedures around eviction – even if you hope you’ll never face this unpleasant situation.


Planning for the Busy Rental Season With Your Contractors

As the busy rental season approaches, plan ahead for your rehab and maintenance work and keep your contractors in the loop.