Posts Tagged ‘BMGRentals’

Rental Trends: A Third of Americans are Splitting the Rent

In recent years, America has been shifting toward a more renter-based society – but not necessarily by choice. Across the nation, housing costs are rising at a faster pace than incomes; as a result, more adults are doubling up in order to afford the rent, especially in states like California and New York where rents are increasing the…

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The BIG List of Red Flags: How to Spot a Bad Tenant

Do you know what tenant red flags you should be on the lookout for? When you are screening tenants for your rentals, it is pretty easy. You take an application, submit it to a screening company and wait for the results. You have preset tenant selection criteria, and you compare against the criteria. You let…

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Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate

Buying real estate is about more than just finding a place to call home. Investing in real estate has become increasingly popular over the last fifty years and has become a common investment vehicle. Although the real estate market has plenty of opportunities for making big gains, buying and owning real estate is a lot more complicated…

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How you'll pay for ignoring home repairs

Many home owners find themselves surprised at how much maintenance they need to do on their houses — even new ones. Sometimes maintenance is as simple as plunging a toilet or touching up paint on a wall or stain on a deck. Other times, however, home maintenance means bigger projects. These are the kind you might not…

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Real Estate vs. Stocks – Which is the Right Investment for YOU?

Asking the question, “what is the right investment for me – real estate or stocks?” is like asking whether white socks are better than black socks. Because the “right” answer is about style, personality and lifestyle.Take a look at a few of the pros and cons of each type of investment below. Pros of Investing…

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Tips on How to Compete with Cash Buyers

As cash buyers continue to inundate recovering markets, it’s easy to feel like the underdog if your offer includes a pre-approval letter for a mortgage. In some places — especially in the Midwest and Florida — more than half of sales in the first quarter of 2014 were closed with cash, according to a recent…

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Rental Market Projections for Idaho Falls

These next few years, rental property owners will need to be SMART and SAVVY!         According to a recent study conducted by Local Market Monitor and reported by BizMojo,the Idaho Falls region has expexperienced a stagnant economy over the past few years.  According to the study, “Rents are very low. Population growth has been average.…

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BMG Rentals' Jared Duncan New President of EIAA

BMG Rentals would like to wish their property manager, Jared Duncan, CONGRATULATIONS!   The Eastern Idaho Apartment Association has just named Duncan as their new President. The EIAA commented, “As a leader of one of the premier property management companies in Idaho Falls, he is sure to provide new insights into helping owners create more…

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