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Why Owners Fire Property Managers: Top 7 Reasons
No, this is not a subject everyone wants to blog about. Nobody wants to get fired (or admit they have[...]
How to Get a BAD Tenant Out of a Rental Property
Bad tenants are bad for your property, the neighborhood, your wallet and your sanity. In this post we will go[...]
What Minimum Credit Score Should I Accept for Tenant Screening Criteria?
We recently received this question from a prospective client: "Why do you accept tenants with such a low credit score?" The[...]
How to Calculate Michigan Property Taxes on Investment Properties
Michigan property taxes are a fee charged against real property by the local municipality. This may be a Township, Village,[...]
How to PHYSICALLY Analyze Rental Property Before You Buy it
Hi, this is Eddie with Access Property Management. In the post we will discuss how to analyze rental property by[...]
How to avoid BAD Real Estate Investment deals
We set out to purchase real estate as an investment to build and hold wealth. Real estate is an incredible[...]
The Best Way to Advertise and List a Rental Property
Hi there, this is Aaron with Access Property Management. In this post I'm going to go through listing and advertising[...]
Multifamily Property Management in Grand Rapids, MI- What to Look For
If you're reading this blog then you have either bought a multifamily property or are considering it, so… Congratulations on[...]
Six Steps to Dealing With Tenant Complaints
Hi, this is Eddie with Access Property Management. This post is on tenant complaints and how we handle them. 1.[...]
How to Perform a Lease Renewal Like a Pro with Access Property Management Group
Lease Renewal Timeline Hi, this is Eddie with Access Property Management. Today we are talking about lease renewals. There are[...]
Property Management Services – After Hours Calls
Hi, this is Eddie with Access Property Management. In this post I will discuss how we handle after hours phone calls[...]
Top 5 Problems With Property Management Companies
In 2008 Justin and I started investing in single family rentals. Soon we realized we couldn’t handle the management of[...]
Year In Review: Access Property Management Infograph of 2017!
2017 was a year of growth in many ways both in Access Property Management and in the world. In the[...]
Who Are The Best Property Management Companies in Kalamazoo, MI?(Reviews/Ratings)
Whether you are a first time investor or seasoned in rentals, choosing the best property manager in Kalamazoo can seem[...]
Who Are The Best Property Management Companies in Grand Rapids, Michigan?
Every year we have more than a hundred investors and home owners inquire into our property management services. Because we[...]
Snow Removal Contracts for Apartment Complexes
 Snow Removal Contracts for Apartment Complexes It's snowing out! We thought it would be a good time to talk about[...]
December Leasing Market Update
December Leasing Market Update Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo are experiencing usual slowdown in leasing activity due to the winter season. The[...]
The Biggest Leasing Mistakes (& How You Can Avoid Them)
The Biggest Leasing Mistakes (& How You Can Avoid Them) After leasing thousands of units in the West Michigan and[...]
Leasing Rental Property: How Long Does it Take?
This is one of the top questions we get from our clients. In this blog we will discuss leasing rental property, Landlords want to know when the MONEY is going to be coming in! At Access Property Management Group, each one of us are real estate investors. We get it. The shorter vacancy the better. But this questions requires a bit more explanation because the leasing process is vital to the success of your rental property.
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