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7 Costly Property Management Mistakes You Must Avoid

The property management industry is just as risky as every other sector in the United States and business world. There are “Do’s” and “Don’ts” for property managers. Some things you do can get you in trouble with the property owner, tenants, service people, neighbors, housing authorities or even combination of these people mentioned above. As […]

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7 Smart Ways to Find a Reliable Contractor

One of the biggest jobs of a property manager is keeping your property in good condition and responding quickly to requests. If you don’t respond in a timely fashion, you could ruin your relationship with your tenant. You also need to ensure that each time you have a repair done, that you are getting the […]

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Tips to Maximize Your Income With an Affordable Rental Property Improvements

As a property manager, maximizing your rental income in most cases means periodic improvements of the property. However, improvements cost money with no guarantees that you will get renters to pay more after you’ve upgraded your property. In this article, you will learn how to improve your property in the most affordable way so that […]

What’s It Like to Work at Los Angeles Property Management Group?

What’s It Like to Work at Los Angeles Property Management Group?

Los Angeles Property Management Group is a team-oriented company, and today we’re talking to Marcela Granera, one of our resident managers. We’re sharing a bit about what it’s like to work at LAPMG and how our team culture helps us to provide outstanding Los Angeles property management to our clients and customers.  Author LAPMG View […]

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5 Ways Property Owners and Managers Can Prepare for Unlawful Detainer Trial

Being a property owner or manager means you have to deal with unlawful detainer/eviction cases at some point and in one form or another. All eviction cases are never the same – while some will go smoother, others tend to drag on for a long time and can affect you and your business in many […]

Top 5 reasons to hire a property manager

One of the most important forms of investment is property investment. You can invest in so many different types of property. You can invest in a beautiful holiday home, else an apartment on your next street or a large condominium right in the heart of the city. Whatever be the kind of property that you […]

Property Management Company – Things to Check

When it comes to finding a good property manager, you need to do a lot of research and put a lot of effort into the search. Just looking for the most likely candidate and quickly browsing over their references will not exactly cut it in some cases. You would be amazed at how much damage […]

Los Angeles Commercial Lease Incentives – When and What to Include

Los Angeles Commercial Lease Incentives – When and What to Include

It’s common practice to offer commercial lease incentives to well-qualified tenants. You want to get a good tenant in place who will stay for a long time and follow the terms of your commercial lease. The most popular lease incentives are tenant improvements and free rent. We always try to sign tenants without any incentives […]

Determining the Length of Your Commercial Lease | Property Management Advice

Determining the Length of Your Commercial Lease | Property Management Advice

Having a commercial lease that’s longer than a year or two provides benefits for both the landlord and the tenant. As a commercial property owner, you want to avoid vacancy and be secure in the fact that you’ll have guaranteed rental income for at least three years. Tenants often need to show they have a long term lease in place when they’re applying for business loans or financing. Both parties appreciate the security that a longer lease term provides.