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How to Keep Seattle Rental Properties Competitive: Home Office Spaces

How to Keep Seattle Rental Properties Competitive: Home Office Spaces It's no secret that rental property owners are feeling the pressure of the pandemic. With many people staying home during this time, property owners have to adapt to meet the needs of renters looking for more space to accommodate an at-home...

How Home Tech Devices Can Make Your Seattle Rental Property More Profitable

How Home Tech Devices Can Make Your Seattle Rental Property More Profitable Successful rental property owners know how important it is to stay current with the latest trends in technology. The home tech industry has changed drastically over the last few years, and rental property management companies recommend adapting to...

Renting to Pet Owners: What You Need to Know When Owning Home Rentals in Seattle

Renting to Pet Owners: What You Need to Know When Owning Home Rentals in Seattle Is it worth it to allow renters to bring pets into the best home rentals Seattle offers? If you've ever considered it, you know that it can be tricky to navigate! Understanding the laws about pets vs. service animals and how to develop a pet...

Return on Investment: Calculating ROI in Property Management

Return on Investment: Calculating ROI in Property Management Investing in residential property is an opportunity many take advantage of to build long-term income. However, before investors can purchase a property (or analyze profit), they must understand how to calculate ROI!  Seattle property managers help...

10 Ways to Increase Renter Retention: Insight from Expert Seattle Property Managers

10 Ways to Increase Renter Retention: Insight from Expert Seattle Property Managers Quality residents are hard to come by. Some renters pay the rent on time and take care of your property. Other tenants may never pay rent, damage what you own, and leave you in a mess. Cleaning up after bad renters and losing rental income hurts...

Why Enforcing the Lease is Important (and How Seattle Property Managers Can Help)

Why Enforcing the Lease is Important (and How Seattle Property Managers Can Help) If you conduct routine property inspections (or work with Seattle property managers that do them for you), you're probably aware of resident instances of failing to follow the lease. From not keeping up with their responsibilities to care for your...

What's the Right Business Entity for Your Seattle Rental Properties?

What's the Right Business Entity for Your Seattle Rental Properties? Hiring a property manager is one of the best ways to protect your Seattle rental properties—but it's not the only protection you need. If a renter suffers an injury on your property, you could be liable. Without the right business incorporation for...

Invest in Our Area Long Distance With Seattle Property Managers

Invest in Our Area Long Distance With Seattle Property Managers Real estate investors with big goals often look outside of their local rental markets to grow larger portfolios. The income from a few rental properties is an excellent way to build more long-term wealth. More properties in more markets (like...

Out-of-State Investments Are Easy With Seattle Property Management

Out-of-State Investments Are Easy With Seattle Property Management The average price of a home in the Seattle area was $760,000 in 2019; in Bloomington (Indiana's most expensive city to call home), it was only around $261,000. This steep difference in value isn't the only reason why Seattle has been a desirable...

Here's How to Grow Your Portfolio With Seattle Property Management

Here's How to Grow Your Portfolio With Seattle Property Management Real estate is one of the best bets that you can make as an investor, and the kind of home rentals Seattle has are no exception. If you buy the right property at the right time, and work with experienced Seattle property management to manage it,...

When Should You Hire Property Management Seattle Offers?

When Should You Hire Property Management Seattle Offers? The time and heartache that it takes to manage a rental property in the Seattle area can be a real hassle. You'll need to be ready to take care of major maintenance issues promptly People are going to call you for maintenance and repairs You'll need...

What Traits Should You Seek in a Seattle Property Management Company?

What Traits Should You Seek in a Seattle Property Management Company? There are over 847,000 employees providing property management services in the United States alone. Yet, even with all those choices, it’s still easy to end up with the wrong Seattle property management company without proper research. However, if...

Should You Hire a Seattle Property Manager to Handle Your Investments?

Should You Hire a Seattle Property Manager to Handle Your Investments? Purchasing investment property means you have two options: You can handle the day-to-day functions yourself You can work with a skilled Seattle property manager. If you're the type who likes everything to run like clockwork—including your rental...

Seasonal Maintenance Tips From Seattle Rental Management

Seasonal Maintenance Tips From Seattle Rental Management Making your rental property a profitable investment involves maintaining it every season. In this guide, we're outlining what investors can do each season to ensure their rental units and the surrounding landscaping is clean, safe, and up-to-date....

How to Choose a Property Management Company (Seattle)

How to Choose a Property Management Company (Seattle) Deciding to hire a property manager is an excellent way to grow your real estate portfolio income—but it's not the only decision you need to make. Choosing the best property management company (Seattle area) can be a tough follow-up choice! The...

Washington Eviction Process Legal Advice | Need to Know's for Managing Your Seattle Rental Property

  Seattle property management companies and landlords need to follow a series of specific steps when performing a residential eviction in Washington. Brian Read, an experienced landlord and tenant attorney who has worked with RPA for several years,...
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