Hurricane Season – Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

While storms can occur anytime in Hawaii, hurricane season officially started on the 1st of June. And with it comes the risk of gale-force winds and heavy rainfall that could potentially damage your property or, worse, destroy it! Unfortunately, hurricanes are some of the most powerful storms on Earth. So, if your investment property is…

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The Ultimate Moving House Checklist

You’ve found the perfect home to move into. Congratulations! Moving house is an exciting time.  But it can also be a stressful ordeal, especially when staring at the intimidating to-do list you have to go through in the coming weeks or days. From sorting through your things, packing, organizing utilities for your new place and…

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How To Attract The Ideal Tenant?

Investing in a property is a fantastic way to grow your wealth and work towards financial freedom. But that’s if you can find high-quality tenants who will pay rent on time and look after your asset. Pick the wrong renter, and your real estate investment journey might become a nightmare and burden. After all, two…

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Best Property Upgrades To Boost Your ROI

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As a property investor looking to rent out their property and maximize their ROI, undertaking renovations might seem counterintuitive. After all, it means investing in materials and labor as well as absorbing the cost of an empty property for the duration of the renovation work. Yet, certain upgrades can allow you to significantly increase your…

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4 Common Tenant Complaints And How To Handle Them

Providing fantastic customer service for your renters is one of the most effective ways to boost your ROI as a landlord. The happier your renters are, the longer they’ll stay in your property, reducing your vacancy rate and advertising costs. That’s why understanding some of the most common pain points experienced by renters is so…

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How To Keep Your Property Safe With Modern Technologies

4.6 million. That’s the number of homes affected by property crime across the country. And if you own an investment property in Hawaii, this concerns you particularly. Indeed, according to a recent study, the property crime per capita on the island is four times higher than the national average. So, with so many properties being…

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How to prevent major damage to your rental property

When renting your property, minor damage is inevitable. For instance, tenants might leave scratches on the floors when moving furniture or holes in the walls when hanging pictures or paintings. However, major damage should never be tolerated, and you should always ensure to take all the steps necessary to prevent it. That’s because, unfortunately, in…

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How To Hire The Best Maintenance Contractors

Are you struggling to find good maintenance contractors to tend to repairs in your rental property? You’re not alone. According to a recent study, 61% of landlords cite maintenance issues as their biggest pain point regarding their investment property. Finding the right maintenance contractor is key for you as a property investor.   Whether you need…

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5 Things Property Managers Can Do To Keep Tenants Happy

Good and loyal tenants make for happy landlords. And as an experienced Honolulu property manager, that’s what you should always strive to achieve. Loyal tenants are key to your clients’ bottom line because the longer they stay, the more your clients will maximize their property investment. Long-term tenants allow you to keep a low vacancy…

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5 Ways To Ensure Good Tenants Renew Their Lease

If you’ve been renting out your investment property for a while, you know how difficult it can be to find good tenants. Let alone keep them renewing their lease over time. The thing is, once you’ve found good tenants who are taking care of your property as if it was their own, pay their rent…

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