Mobile Home in Park – Buy Home, Rent Space

Manufactured Homes lined up along a street in a mobile home park intended for buyers not tenants

Mobile Homes in Parks Offer Affordable Alternatives to Buyers (and Renters Turned Buyers) Buyer’s aren’t typically excited when I mention mobile homes, especially if they are in a mobile home park. Not surprising to me though, mobile home parks are updating quite nicely. So, I sometimes suggest this option. Occasionally, my buyer clients agree to … Continued

Rentals Are in High Demand

several possible renters hands raised with the winning applicants raised higher

People call or walk into our office every couple of days asking if we have any rentals. Occasionally the answer is, “Yes.” However, more often the answer is, “We just rented our last home.” Followed by, “We are always looking for more rentals so please keep an eye on our website.” Remarkably, we have so … Continued

Renter’s Insurance

Renter’s Insurance Over my many years of being a property manager, there are few things I find as valuable to tenants as renter’s insurance. When I was a renter, I ALWAYS had it. Though it sounds expensive, it really isn’t. With a cost of roughly $200 a year, it’s less than $20 a month. Some … Continued

What’s Growing in Your Gutter?

Have you looked in your gutters lately? Probably not. Gutters are not exactly in the line of sight. Lucky for me, I was standing on the deck of a rental property we were pulling into service. Because the house was on built on a hillside, it stood one story above the garage. From the front … Continued

Beware of Rental Scams

A friend called me one day and told me he thought he had been scammed. He had sent $1,500 in bitcoin as a security deposit for a house he thought he was going to rent. He wanted to know if there was any way to get the money back. Unfortunately, he was the victim of … Continued