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3 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make with Abandoned Rentals

What to Do with an Abandoned Rental Property in Phoenix, Arizona As a property manager, the last thing that you want to encounter is an abandoned rental property in Phoenix, Arizona.  This situation can lead to legal troubles, sorting through someone else’s possessions, and wondering if you will ever recoup your lost rent. The scenario
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How to Handle Tenant Bankruptcy in Phoenix

What to Do if Your Phoenix Tenants Filed for Bankruptcy Whether it’s the result of job loss or financial irresponsibility, tenant bankruptcy can pose problems with Phoenix landlords. It can quickly slam on the breaks of your rental income, leaving you wondering where to turn next. If you have a tenant who filed bankruptcy or
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Tenant Repairs

To charge the tenant or to not charge the tenant; that is the question!  Recently we had a local appliance company out to a property we manage in Mesa.  The tenant repair issue was a foul smell from the washer.  The invoice came back and said “washer is working well at this time.  Told tenant
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Phoenix Rental Lease Agreement

One of the most important items a  landlord will have is their Phoenix rental lease agreement.  The more detailed and specific the agreement the better for both the property owner and tenant.  In this blog we will discuss four important components of the lease including occupant names, late fees, legal notice fees & appliances.  The
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Utilities & AZ Landlord-Tenant Act

This week our blog will focus on utilities & the AZ Landlord-Tenant Act.  The Act states that your lease agreement must clearly list what utilities are the responsibility of the tenant.  Additionally, the lease should specify whether the tenant is responsible for putting the utility into their own name.  Often times with multi-family properties the
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Arizona Landlord Tenant Act

The Arizona Residential Landlord Tenant Act (“ARLTA“) is the law governing most private, residential, rental agreements. In other words, the Arizona Landlord Tenant Act provides tenants and landlords with rights, obligations and remedies in the rental relationship.  There are six sections in the act.  In this post we will discuss the section on terms and
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Phoenix Lease Agreement Creation

Our latest podcast is  now available and it closes our series on phoenix lease agreement must haves. To review; our first segment was about specific items to include in the lease.  Then our second segment reviewed lease payment information. In this segment we discuss HOA addendum, pet agreements and lease end/move out verbiage.  Our free
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Renting vs Buying Phoenix Metro Area

      Where you decide to live and whether you decide to buy or rent are large lifestyle decisions. We break down some of the top reasons for each option.  REASONS TO RENT IN PHOENIX Bad Credit. Maybe you need time to rebuild your credit from a bankruptcy, foreclosure or divorce.  These are all large
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