Should My Tenant Be Responsible for the Landscaping? | Littleton, CO Property Management Advice
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, September 22, 2023
Tenants and landscaping don’t always mix, especially if you’re particular about how things look on the outside of your rental property in Littleton. That doesn’t mean tenants can never be trusted to take care of the lawn and the landscaping. Sometimes, we f...
Tell-Tale Signs That Your House Will Be a Good Rental Investment
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, August 25, 2023
Thinking about renting out your home, but you’re not sure whether you’d be able to attract tenants or charge enough rent? The market really drives whether your home will be a good rental investment. You’ll need to be in a desirable neighborhood, you’l...
5 Landlord Tips to Have Better Relationships with your Littleton Tenants
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, July 28, 2023
The idea that landlord and tenant relationships need to be adversarial is outdated and damaging. You should be working hard to establish and maintain positive, professional relationships with your residents. They’re your customers, after all, and in addition to providi...
Benefits of Investing in Single-Family Homes in Lakewood, CO
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, June 23, 2023
There are so many options when it comes to investing in Lakewood real estate, and the investors we work with often want to know where and what they should buy. The market is changing, as markets will do. Luckily, in this part of Colorado, it’s always a good time to inv...
Benefits of Investing in Multifamily Properties in Littleton, CO
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, May 26, 2023
When you’re deciding to invest in Littleton, Colorado, you need to decide what types of properties you’d like to add to your real estate portfolio. Typically, you’ll need to choose residential or commercial. If you choose to be a residential real estat...
Risk Management for Landlords in the Denver Rental Market
By Karen Wood-Davis - Friday, April 28, 2023
There’s risk with every investment you make. Usually, the rewards far outweigh the risk, and you make the moves that are necessary to help you reach your investment goals. With Denver rental real estate, the stakes are often especially high because you’re not onl...
Should Littleton Landlords Own Their Investment Properties in an LLC?
By Susan Melton - Friday, March 24, 2023
How can you best structure your Littleton investment property to minimize your risk and increase your earnings? A lot of landlords ask us about the value of setting their investments up as Limited Liability Companies, or LLCs. We want to talk with you about the options. At A...
Investment Property How-To: Long Term Rental or Short Term Rental in Lakewood?
By Susan Melton - Friday, February 24, 2023
An investment property in Lakewood is usually going to fall into one of two categories. Either it will be a long term rental, with a tenant signing a lease agreement of a year or more, or it will be short term rental, which is often the same as a vacation home. It might also be a...
Top Three Signs Your Current Littleton Property Manager is Not Good for Your Investment
By Susan Melton - Friday, January 27, 2023
Are you getting all the services and value you expect from your Littleton property manager? As a real estate investor or landlord, you work with a property management company so you’ll earn more, spend less, and access all the expertise, resources, and knowledge that m...
Fair Housing Advice for Your Rental Property in Lakewood, Colorado
By Susan Melton - Friday, December 23, 2022
When we talk about fair housing, we often think about the federal laws, specifically the Fair Housing Act. What you might not know is that the state of Colorado actually enacted fair housing protections even before the federal law went into effect. Colorado was the first sta...