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When to Make Upgrades to Your Home

When to Make Upgrades to Your Home ~ Southern Residential Leasing No matter how well your tenants maintain the appliances in your home, they'll have to be replaced at some point. Any savvy owner knows that when a tenant occupies a property for a long time, the appliances will begin to show some wear and tear. It isn't a reflection on your tenant, but simply something that happens over time. Knowing when to make upgrades to your home ensures ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Business Development, February 2019, Property Management, When to Make Upgrades to Your Home


Southern’s Market Information

Southern's Market Information ~ Southern Residential Leasing Southern's year in review is here! Our residential leasing market data for 2018 continues to hold strong. As we reflect on 2018, we're excited to see what 2019 holds for us. Read below for Southern's market information on rental properties in Pensacola, Destin, and Coastal Alabama. If you would like more information about our market data or our rental program, contact us today! ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: 2018 Recap, 2018 Year in Review, Market Data, REMAX Southern, Southern Real Estate Sales, Southern Residental Leasing


Winterize Your Lawn Pump ~ The Southern Circular’s Featured Tip of the Month

Winterize Your Lawn Pump ~ The Southern Circular's Featured Tip of the Month Calling all tenants - have you prepared your lawn pump for the winter season yet? This basic tenant responsibility only takes a few minutes. In order to ensure that your lawn pump is working optimally for the spring and summer seasons, now is the time to do so! Water expands when it freezes, and if your pump still has water in it when temperatures drop below freezi... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: property maintenance, Southern Circular, Winterize Your Lawn Pump


How to Raise the Rent

How to Raise the Rent ~ Southern Residential Leasing For landlords, raising a tenant's rent can be a delicate dance. No one wants to see rent increased, but unfortunately, it's something that has to happen once a lease is up for renewal. Blame this business practice on inflation and expenses ranging from taxes to insurance and repairs. Read below for three easy ways on how to raise the rent and still keep your tenants. Raise the Rent Every Year... Read More

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Tags: How to Raise the Rent, Property Management


Purchasing a Rental Property? Look For These Five Things

Five Things to Look for When Shopping for Rental Properties ~ Southern Residential Leasing When shopping for rental properties, most people think they need to look for one that's pristine from top to bottom. For some business models, this might be great. Others, however, look for problems they can fix that generate a better return on their investment. If you have the time and money, a house that's a fixer-upper can be a goldmine down the road. C... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Home Repairs, Long term rentals, Property Management


How Much Cash Flow is Enough?

How Much Cash Flow is Enough? ~ Southern Residential Leasing As a real estate investor, you're most likely familiar with the term "cash flow." When it comes to determining the amount of money coming and going, assessing your entire portfolio is key. Some real estate investors may only need a small amount, while others look to make the highest return. Ask yourself, "how much cash flow is enough?" How much is each property going to cost you? ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Business Development, How Much Cash Flow is Enough, Property Management Services


Let’s Talk About Evictions

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly on Evictions ~ Southern Residential Leasing No landlord truly enjoys evictions. They're not fun and can damage the relationship between a property owner and a tenant. Although they can become inevitable with some tenants, most landlords will work hard to avoid the process of evictions altogether. Read below for four reasons property managers hate evictions. Evictions Are Costly First and foremost, an eviction me... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Evictions, Legal Counsel, Property Management


How to Increase Your Rental Value

How to Increase Your Rental Value ~ Southern Residential Leasing Whether you own a short- or long-term investment property, chances are you're interested in maximizing the value of that property. It's important to put the time and resources into your property for the largest return on investment (ROI). By upgrading your rental home, you're likely to see an increase in tenant retention along with the ROI. Need some advice? Read below for our tips... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Business Development, Increase Rental Value, Owner Tips, Property Management


Four Advantages to Hiring a Property Manager

Four Advantages to Hiring a Property Manager ~ Southern Residential Leasing Have you purchased or are thinking about purchasing an investment property? Hiring a property manager is one of the smartest things you can do with your new home. Property managers offer peace of mind when it comes to handling your home, making it one less thing you have to worry about. In addition to being cost-effective, property managers handle all aspects of your hom... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Advantages to Hiring a Property Manager, Investment Property Management, Property Management