Management & Maintenance

This department of Rental Housing Journal is your source for property management and maintenance information. Whether you’re an independent landlord, portfolio manager, on-site community manager, leasing agent or apartment maintenance professional, the site is dedicated to bringing tips, best practices and information to help make your job easier and keep you up to date and educated.

A Passion For Helping Tenants With Poor Credit Get Apartments And Homes

Bubba Grimsley founded his rent guarantee company because he had a passion to help people and tenants with poor credit get into apartments and homes, while guaranteeing the landlords and property managers get a...

How To Make Apartment Move-In Easier For Tenants And Managers

The apartment move-in process can often frustrate both tenants and property managers as it is not just the physical move-in. It is all the processes that need to be done before that moving truck...

5 Steps To Take Care Of Your Heating System In Winter

The maintenance check up this week, provided by Keepe, asks whether you are taking the steps you need to avoid heating system issues in the cold of winter to protect your investment and your tenants.You get a sudden...

6 Insights About Rental Property Owners And Property Managers

What are the keys to the relationship between rental property owners and property managers? These insights could help rental property owners better set their expectations and help property managers better understand the owners.The rental...

Liberty Rent Guarantee Partners With GreenPath Financial Wellness

Sponsored Blog Liberty Rent Guarantee, a cosigner for potential residents of multifamily properties who have less-than-perfect credit, is proud to announce that it is partnering with GreenPath, Inc., a non-profit, financial wellness organization that has...

10 Steps To Winterize Your Rental Property

Record freezing temperatures recently can be a challenge for property managers and for tenants so here are 10 steps to winterize your rental property in the maintenance checkup this week provided by Keepe.Dealing with ice,...

Packages Piling Up Can Be A Headache For Apartment Property Managers

Packages piling up in the rental office from online orders by tenants can be a real headache this time of year for property managers.As more and more people order online and more and more...

4 Roof Preventive Maintenance Steps You Should Take Before Winter

Before the weather gets worse, here are four roof preventive maintenance steps from a roofing expert you should take as a landlord or property manager to get your rental housing or apartments ready.By Eric...
How To Handle Rental Maintenance During COVID-19

4 Ways To Be Proactive In Rental Property Maintenance

Wish you had been more proactive in your rental property maintenance when you get that maintenance call or text from a tenant? The maintenance checkup this week provided by Keepe helps make sure you are...

Is The Outdoor Faucet At Your Rental Property Winter-Proof?

Is your rental housing outdoor faucet ready for winter? The maintenance checkup this week provided by Keepe to be sure you are your protecting your investment and income as well as your tenants.If your rental...