The Pros and Cons of Leaving Furniture in Your Rental Property
By Gulf Coast Property Management Tuesday, September 26, 2023
As you prepare to move out of your rental property, you may be considering whether to leave your furniture behind. While this choice has its conveniences, it's essential to be aware of how it can impact prospective tenants, their rental cost expectations, the potential wear-a...
By Gulf Coast Property Management Thursday, September 21, 2023
With a property value appreciation rate of 18 percent and an average home price of $305,000, Florida is one of the best states to invest in real estate. As a Florida real estate investor, you can make a good return on your money to build wealth and expand your portfolio. A Florid...
Comparing Do-It-Yourself Property Management vs Professional Property Management Services
By Gulf Coast Property Management Thursday, September 14, 2023
There are 44.1 million renters in the United States. If you own a rental property, that means you have quite a pool of applicants. However, being an owner or landlord is more than securing tenants, as you also need to consider repairs and upkeep.Is property management difficult? ...
The Hidden Advantages of Renting Your Home Even When It Doesn't Cover All Expenses
By Gulf Coast Property Management Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Renting out your home can be a wise financial move, but what if the rental income falls short of covering all your expenses? While it may seem counterintuitive at first, there are several compelling reasons to consider renting your rental property even when it doesn't en...
Protecting Your Vacation Home: The Benefits of Hiring a Home Watch Service
By Gulf Coast Property Management Thursday, September 7, 2023
Florida ranks at the top of the list for where people would buy vacation homes if they could afford one. A recent survey shows vacation homes are a bigger reality for many adults, with four out of 10 respondents sharing they already own one.These numbers suggest a growing demand ...
The Benefits of Agreement to Vacate: A Win-Win Solution for Landlords and Tenants
By Gulf Coast Property Management Monday, August 28, 2023
In the world of property management, signed leases are intended to be a mutual commitment between landlords and tenants. However, life often throws curveballs that require adjustments to plans. Gulf Coast Property Management recognizes that unexpected circumstances can arise, pro...
Best Practices for Setting and Managing Rental Rates
By Gulf Coast Property Management Sunday, August 27, 2023
Did you know that the national average rental rate in the United States has increased by 36% in the past decade? That means that if you're a landlord, you're probably making more money now. So, how do you make sure that you're getting the right rental rate for your pr...
How a Real Estate Asset Manager Can Help You Build Wealth
By Gulf Coast Property Management Sunday, August 20, 2023
Did you know that a real estate asset manager can be your secret weapon in building wealth? We're not talking about some magic trick or get-rich-quick scheme. We're talking about a professional who knows the ins and outs of the real estate market, someone who can guide yo...
Top Benefits of Using Tenant Background Check Services
By Gulf Coast Property Management Sunday, August 13, 2023
Reports show that people lost $350,328,166 from rental scams, so you need to be extra careful during tenant screening. Hiring a property management company can support you with the documents and finding a suitable client. It's important to outsource tenant screening if you...
Property Tax Statements: A Quick Guide for Landlords
By Gulf Coast Property Management Sunday, August 6, 2023
Owning rental property can sometimes feel like navigating a maze, especially when it comes to the complexities of property tax statements. As a landlord in the vibrant Florida market, are you certain you understand these critical documents?Understanding property tax statements go...