Property Management Blog

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Finance Moves to Start Now
With age comes great responsibility.  Once you leave your twenties and venture into your thirties, finances will begin to play a huge part in your life.  Money is always one of the top stressors and often causes the most friction between couples.  To help prepare yourself for future financial stability some moves you should...

Monday, July 8, 2019

Storage & Organization Ideas
* A common myth you hear is that angling furniture makes a room look smaller….that’s not true. Don’t be afraid to turn a sofa or large chair on an angle to create a nook for storage by stacking crates, bins or baskets in it.  * Families with 2nd floor bedrooms often leave shoes, clothes and other items on the ...

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Want Your Entire Security Deposit Back?
Here are a few things to keep in mind when moving to receive as much of your security deposit back as possible…- Leave the property as empty and as clean as possible.  Clean and dust baseboards, ceiling fans, blinds, closets….pretty much everything you can. - You may think you are doing the landlord or future tenan...

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

BEWARE OF SCAMS!
While browsing the Internet searching for houses or apartments to rent, make sure to be on the alert for scams.  If it seems too good to be true…it most likely is!  We are constantly battling with our ads for properties being copied and the terms being changed….especially the price being drastically lowered or all ...

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Babyproofing
Are you expecting a new addition in 2019 or are you searching for a new apartment/home because you've outgrown your current space from a new baby or growing toddler? Toddlers seem to get into everything, so searching for a new place that already has some built-in safety features may make your life a little easier.Maybe try looking for...

Monday, November 5, 2018

WHAT IS A SECURITY DEPOSIT?
A security deposit is a sum of money that a landlord requires a tenant to pay before they move in.  The purpose is to have a financial back-up if a tenant fails to pay rent or damages the property.  Wolf & Kline collects a month’s rent as a security deposit, which is then put into an escrow account until the time comes...

Thursday, October 4, 2018

What Can Make or Break Your Application
When you submit an application there are several factors that are taken into consideration before your application is approved or denied.  Most important….BE HONEST….make sure everything you are putting on your application is truthful.  If you do not disclose any felonies or misdemeanors you may have or have had, a...

Friday, August 3, 2018

WAYS TO PROTECT YOURSELF AS A RENTER
Know your rights! Federal law provides protections for renters. It prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or color, religion, sexual orientation, nationality, gender, marital status, age or disability. Familiarize yourself with state rules on leases, the eviction process, security deposits, etc. ALWAYS read your lease before signin...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tips to Build a Better Relationship with Your Landlord
Just thought we would throw out some tips on how to be a great tenant and develop a good relationship with your Landlord and neighbors.Most important READ your lease!  Really, really read it. Your lease is a legally binding contract.Get your Landlord’s permission for any changes you are thinking of making.  If you want to ...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

SAFEGUARD YOUR RENTAL FROM POTENTIAL THEFT
We all want to feel safe and our valuables to be secure when we leave our home each day.  Here are a few tips to make sure your home is not a prime target for thieves. Lock Up As basic as it sounds, many crimes are those of opportunity.  An open window or unlocked side or back door is an easy entrance for a thief.  I can ho...

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