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Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California.
Property Advantage Blog Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California. Golden Hill is a small section of San Diego that consists of 28 square blocks south of Balboa Park and slightly east of downtown and San Diego’s coastal beaches. This densely populated area has sometimes been associated with the more affluent South Park community nearby, but possess a distinct character all its own. […]
Property Advantage Blog Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California. You vetted the applicant, confirmed their income and prepared a lease. Now you are well on your way securing a reliable source of additional rental income. But, before you can begin building your equity and wealth, you need to seal the deal. Before executing the lease, you need to orchestrate a walk-through and inspection of the property. […]
Property Advantage Blog Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California. A rental property owner in the San Diego rental market has great opportunities, with the high demand for all types of properties. Whether you own a single-family home, a multi-family property or a San Diego vacation rental, you want to make sure that property works for you. This means renting to future tenants who will pay promptly and help maintain your property values. Screening potential clients for your properties, though, can be tricky: you have to follow both federal and California fair housing laws. The laws are complicated, but ignorance of the law does not excuse you, should [...]
Property Advantage Blog Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California. Attracting tenants to your San Diego rental property is important since, without renters, you won’t have any income. The first step, of course, is to create an inviting rental. Make sure your residential property is clean and well-maintained, and when you’re ready — promote it. […]
Interviewing potential residents for your rental property is fraught with risk. You need to accomplish multiple goals without exposing yourself to potentially bankruptcy-inducing liability. San Diego property management companies are experienced at interviewing applicants without exposing you or themselves to liability for discrimination or any other reason. California is particularly challenging because it imposes additional protections on top of the federal Civil Rights laws. […]
Property Advantage Blog Your complete resource for leasing and managing property in Southern California. So, you decided to break into the San Diego real estate market and become a rental property owner. Congratulations! You have taken your first step into an entirely new world of wealth building and management. However, by purchasing a rental property you plan on leasing does not automatically mean that you are ready to find some potential residents and start leasing. You need to carefully consider your neighborhood, who you want to rent to, and the terms that you should include in your leasing contract. […]