screening tenants

Screening Tenants – Lease 317

Spending thousands of dollars on advertising every month keeps our phone ringing non-stop.  When we take the initial phone calls for potential tenants looking for a rental house we do an initial pre-screen.  This ensures that we are not waisting time showing properties to people that won’t get approved.  Once we have someone interested in[…]

Collecting rent

Collecting Rent – Property Management

Every time we sign a lease we let the tenants know all the different ways that they can pay rent. We have a slick online rental payment system through Propertyware that we utilize to make paying rent as easy as possible for our tenants.  They can even log in to there portal and review the[…]

Indianapolis: At A Glance

Naptown, USA Indianapolis has long had a reputation of being a sleepy little midwestern town in the middle of a three-state wide cornfield. There is some truth to that assumption. Indianapolis is land-locked, relatively flat, easy to get around and, well, in the middle of a three-state wide cornfield. Let’s take a look at how these factors,[…]

Mapleton-Fall Creek Goes Green for Parks

As we all know, parks have been popping up everywhere these days. No matter your city, neighborhood, town, or country, everyone enjoys a good park! Especially with the recent boom in health consciousness and the America’s growing love for exercise and fitness, parks are becoming increasingly important aspects in our daily lives. Urban parks have[…]

Breeding New Life into Northeast Indy

Indianapolis is at the forefront of the revitalization movement going on around the country, a form of revitalization that keeps going and going. City officials, and neighborhood groups alike, have been hard at work taking neglected neighborhoods around the city and injected them with a little communal hard work, and of course money. These neighborhoods[…]

property management

5 Reasons to Hire a Property Management Company

1. Maintenance   The number one reason that people give for not getting into owning “buy and hold” real estate is “I don’t want to get a call in the middle of the night for a leaky faucet or a clogged toilet.”   Well, the good news is you don’t have to.  You can be[…]