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Property Management During the Holidays

ornament Property Management During the Holidays Being a Chicago property manager can be overwhelming any time of year. Add in the huge Christmas holidays, and you’re downright frazzled! To make sure that you and your property survive the winter holiday season, here are a few tips to remember when it comes to Chicago property management. Be Accessible However busy you may be, you always need to have some way for your tenants to contact you. Whether it’s an emergency plumbing problem or something else, tenants need to be assured they can reach their property manager when needed. If you’re working with...
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Streamline Your Property Management Services by Going Online

online Streamline Your Property Management Services by Going Online Having a rental property business is a great source of income but comes with great responsibility. Property owners need to have management services in place to ensure the property operates in an efficient manner. From taking tenant payments to handing maintenance needs, a property management company is an essential component to success. To streamline your management even further, going online with services is key. With online Chicago property management services, your business has a data center, able to easily handle and care for your tenant needs. A property management company that uses...
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Tips to Improve Your Condo Rentals in Chicago

approval Tips to Improve Your Condo Rentals in Chicago When it comes to property management in Chicago, it’s important that you make sure your condominium is appealing to future tenants. There are a few ways you can improve the property without breaking the budget. Here’s a guide to help you get the most out of your condominium property management. New Color Take a look at the building and the units that you own. Do you have any color on the walls or accenting the area? A fresh coat of paint can work wonders to liven up a room. You can always...
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Busy Holiday Season? Utilize a Property Manager!

holiday season Busy Holiday Season? Utilize a Property Manager! Being a condo board member in Chicago is a wild and exciting ride in itself. It can be downright overwhelming if you are part of a self-managed association. There are the residents’ issues to take care of, financial bookkeeping, maintenance needs, emergency repairs, and so on. The list is quite long but when you throw in the busy holiday season, it can be too much for most people. That’s why it’s important that you take advantage of condo management services in Chicago year-round. Not only can they help you make sure you don’t...
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Going Online: How Property Management Can Bring Your Business Into the 21st Century

devices business Going Online: How Property Management Can Bring Your Business Into the 21st Century If you are a condo board member, you most likely have a certain way in which you keep track of the association’s records. In the past, boards would keep a filing system in their office and keep track of business dealings by hand. Over the past decade, with the explosion of the internet, things have become more streamlined. Today, condominium management companies can offer members a wealth of services, all online, to ensure success. Programs have been created that can be used to keep track of financials,...
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