How to Make Your Rental Property Your Own

How to Make Your Rental Property Your Own

When renting your home, restrictions set in place to keep the space in good shape for future tenants can limit your decorating options. How do you manage to make the apartment feel like your home while still following the rules of your lease? Let’s take a look at some lease-friendly decorating tips you can use to turn a rental into a home: Paint & Wallpaper Check in with your landlord to know if painting walls or hanging wallpaper is allowed. If your lease states that you must leave everything as it was when you moved in, you may be able to…

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8 Tips for Getting Your Property Ready to Rent

8 Tips for Getting Your Property Ready to Rent

The property market is a competitive place, so any successful landlord will need to make sure their property is ready. But getting a property ready to rent involves improving both its physical appearance and functionality. So, when you open it up to prospective tenants, they can easily visualize turning it into their new home. We at Taylor Street Property Management believe the best way to get renters into your property quickly is to ensure its welcoming and fully functional. So, we have put together this article to help any landlord get their…

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The Benefits of Renting to Tenants with Pets

The Benefits of Renting to Tenants with Pets

As a landlord, you may be hesitant to rent to tenants with pets due to the wear and tear that they can cause on your property. However, tenants with pets are not only easier to rent to, but they also provide you with many benefits that non-pet owners do not. By renting to tenants with pets, you'll be able to see higher occupancy rates and increased revenue for your rental property. Take a look at the following reasons why you should rent to tenants with pets today! Reasons You Should Rent to Pet Owners When tenants tell you they have pets, you…

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Collecting Rent on Your Phoenix Rental Home

Collecting Rent on Your Phoenix Rental Home

An efficient rent collection system is every landlord’s goal. Owning multiple rentals or an apartment complex that houses several tenants highlights the need for a good rental payment system. It’s imperative to monitor closely which renters already paid their rent dues for the month. After all, 100% collection leads to a steady income. A variety of rent collection methods are available. As a landlord, you need to know which one works better for your Phoenix rental home. This article will highlight the different techniques to collect rent. Consi…

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How to Keep Renters Happy

How to Keep Renters Happy

Keeping your tenants happy can be difficult, but it’s an important responsibility that comes with being a landlord. Happy tenants will likely to review their lease, which reduces the amount of time and effort you have to put into finding new ones. Additionally, happy tenants are usually less likely to damage your property, making repairs easier for you. As a landlord, you want to attract quality tenants who will pay rent on time, take care of your property, and stay as long as possible. However, it’s equally as important to find ways to keep yo…

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