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Why Online Platforms are Necessary for Property Management

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Everything seems to be online these days and the property management industry is no exception.There are many interactions that take place between a tenant and a property management company. These take place before the tenant even takes up residence in a rental property (with the application and tenant screening information) all the way to...

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When Your Tenants Have a Holiday “Guest” That Stays Too Long

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Traveling is especially common during the holidays. Your tenants may decide to head out of town or they may decide to host out-of-town family at their Atlanta rental home. Generally, these guests will stay at the property throughout a portion or the entire holiday season and then head back to where they permanently reside. Unfortunately, ...

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Traits of the Perfect Tenant

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Tenants come from all backgrounds, can be all ages, and sport an array of various personalities. If you are a landlord, how can you be sure your finding the right tenant for your property? Is there even such a thing as the perfect tenant? We are going to explore the traits that make up the perfect tenant – and what to look for when ...

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Qualities that Make a Good Rental Home

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Believe it or not, not every home makes a good rental home. Investing in one of these properties could lead you down a long road of vacancy and quite a bit of lost money. Therefore, before you make any investment, there are a few things that you want to confirm first. For instance, you will want to take a hard look at the potential rental...

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Renting to the 55+ Community 


Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, July 17, 2018
The 55+ population is ever-increasing and are filtrating at high rates into rental homes. And, believe it or not, they make great tenants. Think about it: they are responsible adults (rather than questionable youth), they have reliable income (social security and pensions), and they are more likely to stay put rather than move often. Whil...

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Key Points to Make in your Listing – and what to avoid!

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Because really – who wants to create a listing that doesn’t lead to a rental? Your goal is to rent a property. So, you create listings to reveal the goods to those who may be in the market for what you are renting. Seems simple, right? Believe it or not, the wording of your listing can rent your property like a hot potato or l...

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Happy 4th of July

Marina Shlomov - Wednesday, July 4, 2018
From Our Family to Yours, Happy 4th of JulyMarina Shlomov, a managing partner at ALH|Podland Rental Homes Property Management is the author of many articles on Landlording, Property Management, and Real Estate Investing. A residential builder in the state of Georgia since 1999 and a property manager, Marina is an investor herself. Her pro...

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Is Being a Landlord Worth It?

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Have you ever considered being a landlord? Have you often wondered if investing in rental property is worth it? There are many benefits to becoming a landlord. Sure, it may initially seem as though you have added stress to your life. But, in the long run, once you establish a routine, being a landlord can be rewarding for you – espe...

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How to Raise Rent – and Keep Your Tenant

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Good tenants are hard to find. So, once you find them, you want to keep them. But when it comes time to renew the lease – do you raise the rent? How do you know if your rent increase will result in the tenant looking to reside elsewhere?If you want to keep your tenant and raise the rent, we’ve got some tips for you that you wi...

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How to Keep Tenants Long-Term

Marina Shlomov - Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Filling vacancies in your rental properties can be an exhausting process. That is why it makes complete sense to work hard to keep the good tenants you find. By helping your tenants make your rental property their home, you are helping form a great landlord-tenant bond.Here are a few tips on ordinary things that you can do to help keep te...


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