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Blog Post Selling Vs. Renting: Pros & Cons of Renting or Selling Your Property

Selling Vs. Renting: Pros & Cons of Renting or Selling Your Property

The progressive world stops for no one, and nor shall it, effective and timely decisions are what have led ordinary people to lead extraordinary lives. Current day economy has everyone struggling to make headway in order to be the most stable, even though we preach so often that ...
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Blog Post Renters insurance and why it is important

Renters insurance and why it is important

Have you ever pondered on what life would be like if you lost some or all of your electronics, gaming consoles, furniture, or the assortment of clothes in your wardrobe? Well, if you haven't, chances are you don't have renters insurance and perhaps have had little to do w...
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Blog Post Seven Spring Maintenance Tips

Seven Spring Maintenance Tips

We should do many things to a house that often goes overlooked. Springtime is the perfect time to tackle some of these items. Our office is working on a few of these items with tenants to mark off your rental's preventative maintenance checklist.1. Recalking around windows an...
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Blog Post Why Is My Property Still Vacant?

Why Is My Property Still Vacant?

It is always my goal to rent properties as quickly as possible to qualified tenants. However, some circumstances can cause an owner to call and ask, "Why is my property still vacant?" when it appears that it should not be that difficult to rent the property.Of course, i...
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Blog Post Is It Time To Raise The Rent?

Is It Time To Raise The Rent?

Credit: HUDUSER.GOVWhen making the decision to raise the rent on your rental property, one should proceed with caution. If raising the rent too high, it can frustrate your tenants causing them to leave you with an empty property. Not raising it enough or at all can cause you to l...
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Blog Post New Year, New Laws, Part Deux How HB 4401 Affects 2021

New Year, New Laws, Part Deux How HB 4401 Affects 2021

The Oregon Legislature met in special session in December of 2020 ultimately passing House Bill 4401 effective immediately upon Governor Brown’s signature. HB 4401 continues to complicate the dynamics of the landlord/tenant relationship and, with seeming intent, places furt...
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Blog Post Make the most of the season by following these simple guidelines

Make the most of the season by following these simple guidelines

The new season is a great reason to make and keep resolutions. Whether it’s eating right or cleaning out the garage, here are some tips for making and keeping resolutions.Make a listLists are great ways to stay on track. Write down some big things you want to accomplish and...
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