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The Pros & Cons of Short-Term vs. Long-Term Tenant Leases | Bellevue Property Management

You may be wondering whether you should rent your property out for the short term or if you should stick with long term leases. We get this question a lot, and today we’re talking about the pros and cons of each type of lease.

At SJA Property Management, we are leaders in the property management industry serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and the surrounding cities.
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How Do You Get Your Tenants to Pay Rent on Time Every Time? | Bellevue Property Management Advice

At SJA Property Management, we are leaders in the property management industry, serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and the surrounding cities. Today, we want to talk about the importance of consistent rent collection. How can you ensure your tenants will pay the rent in full and on time every month?
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Insurance Requirements for Working with SJA Property Management | Redmond, WA

Insurance is an important part of keeping your investment property and your financial interests protected. At SJA Property Management, we are leaders in the property management industry, serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and the surrounding cities. Today, we want to talk about your insurance requirements. (more…)

What is a Landlord vs. Tenant Maintenance Expense? | Redmond Rental Advice

SJA Property Management is a leader in the property management industry, serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and the surrounding cities. Today, we’re talking about maintenance and its responsibilities.

Maintenance on a property can often be a tricky topic in regards to who is responsible for paying to have repairs done. Knowing what a landlord or a tenant is responsible for is important. As a landlord, when you move a tenant into a property in Washington State, you are responsible for maintaining that property, keeping it habitable and fixing anything that may break that wasn’t caused by the tenant’s misuse.

There are some exceptions to that general rule that you will need to be aware of. (more…)

4 Steps to Take When a Tenant Wants to Break Their Rental Property Lease in Kirkland, WA

SJA Property Management is an industry leader in the Puget Sound area, including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, and Seattle. Today, we’re using our expertise to talk about what you should do when your tenant wants to vacate the rental property early. This essentially means the tenant is breaking his or her lease, and there are a few things to think about when this happens. (more…)

5 Tips That Will Help Your Bellevue Property Rent During the Slow Season

Vacancy is one of the biggest drivers of an investment’s performance, and even one month of vacancy is about eight percent of an investor’s gross revenue. SJA Property Management is a leader in the property management industry, serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and the surrounding cities. We have some ideas about how to control vacancy, and today we’re sharing five steps to help you do that. (more…)

How Can Seattle Property Owners Control Vacancy Rates as Rents Decrease? | Rental Management Advice

The Seattle rental market is changing, and we want you to know that we are taking the necessary steps to protect your investment and ensure you’re earning as much as you can on it. SJA Property Management is an industry leader in the Puget Sound area, including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland and Seattle. Today, we’re giving you an update about what’s going on in the general rental market and how we’re adapting.

We’re glad to be working with you, and we work hard every day to give you the best property management service we can. (more…)

A Rent Raising Strategy that Seattle Landlords Can Bank On

 

SJA Property Management is a leader in the property management industry serving the Puget Sound area including Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Seattle, and surrounding cities. Today, we want to talk about pricing your rental. This information can apply to the first time you put your property on the market, or to the renewal rate you want to settle on when a tenant’s lease is up.

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