Property Management Info

Tips for Handling Emergency Rental Maintenance

Even the most prepared and proactive landlord will need to face emergency maintenance issues at some point. Your home may be new and in great condition; you still never know when there will be a sudden leak, the heat will stop working, or a tree will crash through the roof. It’s important for your tenant’s…

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How to Advertise Your Rental Property

Excellent advertising can make a big difference in your vacancy time and the type of tenant you attract for your property. Today, we’re sharing some tips on how we advertise the properties we manage in Idaho Falls, Idaho and the St. George and Salt Lake areas of Utah.

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How to Evict a Tenant

Tenant eviction is often a last resort for landlords, but if your tenants are not paying rent or are violating the terms of your lease, you need to act quickly to bring them into compliance or remove them from the home. Today, we’re sharing the process we follow in Idaho Falls, Idaho and St. George,…

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Should Landlords Give Tenant Gifts at the Holidays?

Many landlords wrestle with the question of whether to give winter holiday gifts to tenants. From Hanukkah to Christmas to Kwanzaa, people celebrate the season by giving gifts. Does that mean you should? According to Steven Michael White of Rentprep, you need to go with your gut feeling on this one. There are several schools…

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California Becomes a “Right to Dry” State!

Good news for Californians who want to save energy by hanging their laundry outdoors on a clothesline or a drying rack: Governor Jerry Brown recently signed AB-1448, a law prohibiting both homeowners’ associations and landlords from placing unreasonable restrictions on hanging clothes out to dry.   “I didn’t even know hanging laundry was illegal before!” is a…

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10 Most Common Repairs Landlords Can Fix Themselves

Ideas by Jimmy Moncrief and landlordology.com   Let’s examine the most common issues that come up at a rental property, and how you can fix them yourself. Yes, it might take a little more time than hiring a professional, but you’ll learn new skills and save thousands of dollars in the long run.   Always be safe,…

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10 Reasons Why Landlords Should Not Feel Guilty About Evictions

Landlords are often asked how they can put another human being out on the street, and still feel good about themselves, and their ethics.  Tony Severino outlines our company business philosophy here at BMG Rentals Property Management  and should help those who aren’t in the rental business understand. Tenant eviction isn’t about ethics, it’s about…

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10 Ways to Help Out Your Property Management Company

This investor from BiggerPockets says it best:   I’ve read a lot here on BiggerPockets about the pros and cons of using a property management company, but have you ever considered how property management companies view property owners?   Property management companies fully expect to maintain the properties they manage and manage the tenants who…

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