What Can Be Deducted from a Security Deposit? | Coos Bay Property Management
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, September 22, 2023
After a tenant moves out of your Coos Bay rental property, you’ll need to begin preparing that home for a new tenant. Part of the process will be evaluating damage and wear and tear, and returning the security deposit of the tenant who has recently moved out. Many rent...
How to Handle Property Maintenance During Vacancy in Coos Bay
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, September 8, 2023
You count on your tenants to let you know when maintenance is needed at your Coos Bay rental property. If there’s a sink that’s leaking or a window that won’t lock properly or some sort of problem with the heat, they’ll submit a maintenance request and you...
Best Practices for Completing Tenant Maintenance Requests in Coos Bay
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, August 25, 2023
Keeping your Coos Bay rental property well-maintained and up to date is one of your most important responsibilities as a landlord, and the property’s habitability is a legal requirement. One way to protect the condition and integrity of your investment is by responding quic...
Even in 2023, Word of Mouth is the Top Advertising Technique for Coos Bay Property Owners
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, August 11, 2023
When you think about the best way to advertise your Coos Bay rental property, you’re likely thinking about your online listing. This is how most tenants are finding their next rental home; they’re pursuing sites like Zillow, Zumper, HotPads, and Rentals.com.This is mo...
Are You Ready to be a Landlord? | Coos Bay Property Management Expert Advice
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, July 28, 2023
There are many excellent reasons to become a landlord. You’ll be able to collect consistent and recurring income. You’ll earn money while your asset increases in value and your tenants pay down the rent and increase your equity.Becoming a landlord is a great way to la...
How to Calculate the ROI from Your Coos Bay Rental Property
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, July 7, 2023
If you’re like most real estate investors, earning as much return on investment (ROI) as possible is one of your main investment goals. It’s why you buy property, hold property, rent out property, and improve property. Understanding how exactly to calculate your ...
Turnover is expensive for Coos Bay landlords, and your primary defense against a vacancy is tenant retention. When you keep your great residents in place, you’ll reduce the cost of turning your property over between tenants. You won’t have to worry about making u...
While sales markets across the country begin to peak and cool, the Coos Bay rental market is pretty strong right now. There’s a higher demand for good rental housing than there is supply, which means property owners are able to charge higher rents and be more selective when...
The Do’s and Don'ts of Rental Property Inspections in Coos Bay
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, May 26, 2023
Rental property inspections are important for Coos Bay landlords. They give you the peace of mind you need to know that your investment property is in good condition. It also allows you to confirm that your residents are taking care of the property. Inspections help you to p...
Coos Bay Landlords: How to Improve Communication with Your Tenants
By Oregon Bay Properties Friday, May 12, 2023
Things have changed pretty dramatically when it comes to communication. Even in our daily lives, all of us are communicating differently with each other than we were 10 years ago. Or even one year ago!Different communication styles need to be updated when we’re talking abou...