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Windsor Property Management Advice: How much to budget for Rental Maintenance

Windsor Property Management Advice: How much to budget for Rental Maintenance

When it comes to Windsor property management, every landlord or property owner needs to come up with an reasonable amount to budget for maintenance and repairs on rental properties. Normally, the age of the property is going to impact the amount of money you put aside for potential maintenance issues that might arise. Newer properties […]

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Investment Property How To: 5 Reasons to Hire a Property Manager in Santa Rosa

Investment Property How To: 5 Reasons to Hire a Property Manager in Santa Rosa

There are many good reasons to hire DeDe’s Rentals as your property manager in Santa Rosa. We have narrowed down the many reasons to just a handful of compelling highlights. Here are five reasons that hiring a professional property manager is more advantageous than self-management: 1. Accountability. You can count on your property manager, especially […]

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Investment Property How To: 2013 Santa Rosa Rental Market Overview

Investment Property How To: 2013 Santa Rosa Rental Market Overview

Today, I would like to talk to you about how the Santa Rosa rental market is positioned for 2013. I have been with DeDe’s Rentals for nearly 20 years. In that time, I have seen dramatic changes in median rent values throughout the county. Back in 1995, the monthly rent of an average three bedroom, […]

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Santa Rosa Property Management Advice: Property Inspection How-To

Santa Rosa Property Management Advice: Property Inspection How-To

For Santa Rosa property management, property inspections are important not only at the beginning and end of a lease term, but also during the time that a tenant is in residence. If you have a long-term renter living in your property, you are presumed to know how the property looks over time -, for example, […]

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How to Be a Good Landlord in Santa Rosa: Compromise is Almost Always Key

How to Be a Good Landlord in Santa Rosa: Compromise is Almost Always Key

Everyone wants to be good at what they do, and when it comes to being a great property manager or landlord in Santa Rosa, you might be wondering what you can do to improve your performance and have a more successful experience. In order to be a great landlord day in and day out, compromise […]

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Emergency Preparedness: Maintaining Contact After a Disaster

Emergency Preparedness: Maintaining Contact After a Disaster

In light of the October, 2012 Frankenstorm Sandy, it is sensible to review your emergency preparedness plans. While individual types of disasters may vary – from hurricanes to blizzards to tornadoes to earthquakes – the impact is frequently the same. For example, as a result of Hurricane Sandy, over 2 million people have been left […]

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Where to Find Tenants in Windsor by DeDe’s Property Management

Where to Find Tenants in Windsor by DeDe’s Property Management

If you do not know where and how to find tenants in Windsor, Santa Rosa or other parts of Sonoma County, you might have a hard time keeping your property rented. Finding great tenants depends on where and how you advertise. You typically need to create a comprehensive and multi-faceted approach when it comes to […]

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Windsor Property Management Advice – How to Keep a Great Tenant

Windsor Property Management Advice – How to Keep a Great Tenant

In a previous blog, we talked about Windsor property management and different ways to attract the best tenants to your rental property. Today, we are discussing how to hold on to a great tenant and keep them in your residential property. To hang on to an excellent tenant, follow these 4 guidelines: Understand your tenant as […]

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Property Management Advice: How to Attract the Best Tenants in Windsor, CA

Property Management Advice: How to Attract the Best Tenants in Windsor, CA

If you have a property available for rent in Windsor, California, you might wonder how to find the best tenants in Windsor you possibly can. A good tenant will make a huge difference in your experience as a landlord. If you want to attract the best, most responsible and trustworthy renters for your residential property, […]

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“Just One More Thing… or Two:” How to Find a Property Manager in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County – Part 2

“Just One More Thing… or Two:” How to Find a Property Manager in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County – Part 2

Keith Becker, the broker/owner of DeDe’s Rentals, property manager in Santa Rosa, encourages you to read the first installment of “Just One More Thing…” for a primer on the property management selection process. Here are a few additional considerations: We’ve recently read about institutional investors who are buying distressed houses en masse, seemingly by the […]

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