More Tenant Protections on the way for Monterey County Renters

2020 is going to be the year tenant protections are implemented in California thanks to AB 1482, until then, Mayors, Supervisors, and City Council members in various cities across the Monterey County area have added more emergency tenant protections to protect tenants who may be facing evictions. Although the additional tenant protections excited tenant advocacy […]

Prorated Rent – Here’s How To Charge It

So, you’re planning on renting to a new tenant but they are going to move in towards the middle of the month. The big question is how do you charge them prorated rent? In this article we will provide you with tips on charging prorated rent that will establish your relationship with your tenants as […]

Property Management Tips – How To Spot Fake Landlord References

It doesn’t matter how long you own investment properties, you’re going to encounter someone at one point who may provide you with fake landlord references on their application. The good news is that spotting those fake landlord references is easy especially if you follow these tips. #1: Call the Number Looking for a Rental Instead […]

Property Maintenance – The Key To Success With Owning Investment Properties

Investment Properties are without a doubt an excellent way to build wealth and consistent monthly cash flow but if property maintenance is ignored, the rental property will ultimately fall into a state of disrepair and this will affect the ROI that comes from owning the investment property. If you own investment properties and have been […]

Apple, Inc Commits $2.5 Billion Towards Affordable Housing In California

  Echoing the visionary ideals of former CEO Steve Jobs, Apple CEO Tim Cook committed $2.5 billion to combat the housing crisis in California. This move serves two purposes because it #1 directly makes an impact by providing badly needed funds to get more affordable housing built in the state and #2 helps displaced Apple […]

No Budget to Renovate Your Investment Property? Why Not Rejuvenate It Instead?

Is your Monterey, CA investment property stuck in the 1990’s? Unless your tenants enjoy the feeling of traveling back in time, you should renovate that property ASAP! But what if you don’t have the budget to renovate the property? No problem! You should rejuvenate that rental property instead. How Can You Rejuvenate Your Rental? Since […]

Tips for Surviving Rolling Blackouts During Wildfires

With blackouts becoming the “new normal” across California because of the wildfires, Californians are learning how to survive blackouts during the fire season. If you’ve never had to deal with blackouts before, this article will provide you with several tips you can use for surviving blackouts during the fire season. Tips for Surviving Blackouts. Tip […]

Property Management Tips – Moves Every Owner Can Make to Increase the ROI from Their Rentals

It doesn’t matter if you’ve owned investment properties for years or are just getting started, there are a variety of things that you can and should do to increase the ROI from your investment property. In this article, we will offer you several tips that you can use to increase the Return on Investment that […]

Tips For Cleaning Your Rental Property While You’re Between Tenants

If your rental property is currently vacant, and you’re self-managing it, one thing that you’re most likely doing right now is cleaning your property for your next tenant. In this article we will share with you several tips that you can get your rental property cleaned and ready for your next tenant. Replace Old Furnishings […]

Governor Newsom Signs Housing Production Bills Backed By CAA

  2019 has been a huge year for Governor Newsom because he’s been successful working with lawmakers to implement statewide rent control (AB 1482). Now that rent control in California is here the next big hurdle is increasing housing construction in the Golden State. There’s no doubt that increasing housing construction in California is necessary […]