Property Management Tips – How to Save On Utility Costs With Multifamily Properties

If you own multifamily rental properties in Salinas or the Monterey area, you know how difficult utility costs can be, especially if you’re paying those utilities yourself. Thankfully, there are a variety of ways to save money on utility costs especially if you follow the tips in this article. Lease or Rental Agreement First, make […]

Which Dog Breeds Should You Not Allow at Your Rental Properties?

In today’s world, roughly 50 percent of renters in the United States have pets (source – American Veterinary Association) and many of those pets are dogs. As someone who owns investment properties, you have to be ready for rental applications from tenants who own dogs. The big question is should you accept all dogs or […]

Salinas CA September 2019 Events

  Are you planning on visiting Salinas, CA in September, it’s a great place to be especially if you’re interested in things to do or local events. In this article, we will provide you with a list of things to do in Salinas, CA during September that you should add to your schedule. September 18th […]

California Rental Market News – Rent Caps Are Coming Thanks To AB-1482

De-facto rent control is coming to California thanks to AB-1482 getting approved in the California State Senate. Assemblyman David Chiu’s bill got the votes that it needed and will soon be signed by Governor Newsom who has been eager to pass some form of rent control this year following the loss of Proposition 10 in […]

Governor Newsom And Lawmakers Agree On Deal To Cap Rent Increases

It’s hard to believe that it’s almost been one year since the historic loss of Proposition 10, the ballot measure that would have repealed Costa Hawkins and implemented State Wide rent control. Following the loss, California’s elected officials went back to the drawing board in search of ways to accomplish their rent control goal and […]

Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day from your friends at 36 North Property Management! We hope you have a safe and happy holiday! Labor Day is a turning point in the year because kids are going back to school and there’s the reminder that fall is around the corner once again. Labor Day History Labor Day in the United States […]

Property Management Tips – Tips For Collecting The Rent On Time And Reducing Late Payments

Accounting іѕ trісkу enough аѕ it іѕ. Throw lаtе рауmеntѕ into thе mix, and accounting саn bесоmе really сhаllеngіng for lаndlоrdѕ, рrореrtу mаnаgеrѕ, аnd HOAѕ. If рауmеntѕ dоn’t come іn оn tіmе, it mаkеѕ it harder fоr уоu tо рау уоur vendors—and уоurѕеlf. You mіght nееd tо рut оff rераіrѕ. Yоu mіght іnаdvеrtеntlу overdraft уоur […]

Tips For Exploring Monterey County

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  Are you planning on traveling to Monterey County for business or family? If so, don’t miss your chance to explore the area and see things that most people miss. In this article we will provide you several tips on how to explore Monterey County like a long time resident. What To Take With You […]

Rental Property Pitfalls That Want You To Avoid

It doesn’t matter if you’ve owned rental properties for years, or you’re just getting started, there are rental property “pitfalls” that you want to avoid making. In this article we will cover we will provide you with a list of rental property pitfalls that you don’t want to make. Skipping Tenant Background Checks Don’t base […]

John Steinbeck’s Former Writers Studio Is Now Available For Rent

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    There’s no doubt that Steinbeck was one of the most famous writers to ever come from Salinas, CA and his influence is still felt decades after his death. Thanks to the Internet and the popularity of vacation rentals in the area, Steinbeck’s former writers studio is now available for rent as a vacation […]