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5 Tips to Increase Resident Retention

As a landlord, vacancies in your rentals are never a good thing. Not only do vacant properties pose a greater crime and vandalism risk, but they cost you money. This is why it’s so important to focus your efforts on retaining your best residents for as long as possible.

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What to Look for in a Lease Agreement

At Shield Property Management, we take pride in helping our clients manage their rentals and better serve their tenants. For any prospective tenant, signing off on a lease is a big commitment—which is why it’s so important for renters to know what to look for in a lease agreement before signing on that dotted line.

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The Importance of Renters Insurance

These days, many property managers and landlords require tenants to carry some form of renters insurance—and for good reason. A quality renters insurance policy can help to protect a tenant’s personal belongings in the event that they are lost or damaged. In many cases, renters insurance policies also include a basic level of personal liability protection for added coverage and peace of mind.

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Choosing the Right Appliances for Your Rental Property

At Shield Property Management, we want to help make your investing experience as easy as possible. When it comes to rental properties, appliances can be a costly and annoying part of the business. This is especially true if you have a high volume of rentals. In some areas, you can get away with not providing appliances in your rentals but if the norm is supplying appliances, we want to make sure that you choose the right ones that will cause you the least amount of headache.

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