Property Management Blog

Monday, September 21, 2015

TOP 12 FALL MAINTENANCE TIPS
As we say farewell to the sunny days of summer, we welcome the crisp season of fall. Autumn is a great time to prepare for the cold months of winter that lie ahead. Here we provide you with your fall maintenance checklist to make the transition a smooth one. Get your home ready with our top 12 suggested maintenance tips.  Rake ...

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

SMART SOLUTIONS TO IMPROVE YOUR CREDIT SCORE
1.  Check your credit report often!  Don’t be surprised when you get denied for a loan because there are things on your credit report that shouldn’t be there. 2.  Keep your spending under control.  Don’t run up or max out your credit cards. 3.  Pay more than just the minimum amount due on your ac...

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Places to Visit Before Summer Ends
With Summer in full swing and the weather hot, hot, hot....we thought we'd give you some ideas of places to visit in the surrounding areas. 1.  PENNSYLVANIA RENAISSANCE FAIRE – A truly unique way to experience medieval times!  If you stay till the very end…the jousting competition is amazing!  And of course for...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

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...

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY!
"My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country." - John F. Kennedy Officially, Memorial Day is a federal holiday remembering those who have died while serving in our U.S. Military. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, participating in parades or hold...

Sunday, April 19, 2015

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...

Sunday, March 15, 2015

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 te...

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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 ...

Monday, December 22, 2014

WISHING YOU ALL A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
Christmas!  The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given - when Christmas Day comes, there is still the same warm feeling we had as children, the same warmth that enfolds our hearts and our homes." - Joan Winmill Brown, American Author and Edito...

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Preparing Your Home & Yourself for the Winter Season
- Avoid frozen pipes and expensive repairs by taking hoses off outside faucets and draining the water that remains in the faucet before turning it off. - Clean your gutters of any remaining leaves, sticks or other debris. - If you have fuel remaining in your lawn mower, consider running the engine until the tank is empty.  Otherw...

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