Patching Holes in Your Rental Home Walls

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We found this great share on Bob Vila’s Website that is perfect for tenant’s moving out of a rental home! When you’re ready to move it’s important to patch holes you’ve made in the walls, and prepare it for fresh paint and touch-ups! Check out this post and more on the Bob Vila Blog. To prepare the surface, lightly swipe … Read More

Bringing a Garden Indoors

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Love to garden, “bringing a garden indoors” can be a great solution! Bringing a garden indoors can seem time-consuming, and as though it might take up more space then you’re willing to commit to in the long run. We recently found a great piece put together by Bob Vila titled, “10 Crazy New Ways to Bring the Garden Indoors” and … Read More

Top 3 Reasons You Need Renters Insurance

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Why do you need renters insurance? The California Leasing experts get this question all the time. The fact is that renters insurance is much more valuable then one might think. And, while most of the time it’s never necessary and that’s fantastic, don’t take good fortune for granted and always make certain that you’re protecting yourself no matter where you … Read More

Top 3 Tips for Successful Security Deposit Return!

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Getting a security deposit returned often seems like an impossible and nerve-wracking task for tenants. Leases end and tenants often times move on to be homeowners, upgrade to a bigger rental home or downsize to accommodate the changes in their rental needs.   Here are the things you can do to insure you receive the most of your security deposit At … Read More

Garbage Disposal TroubleShooting Tips

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  California Leasing’s Maintenance Coordinator fields a lot of questions from tenants, and she has put together some handy videos to assist with troubleshooting some home maintenance issues that don’t require taking time out of your busy day to wait around for a handyman or plumber. Garbage disposal problems can be some of the most frustrating, since the kitchen is … Read More

5 Electrical Safety Tips for Solo Landlords

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  Being the premier Santa Clarita Property Management Firm, we know several local and national landlords who are managing property solo and doing it very well. Alternately, we also help guide new property investors onto the right track of building successful portfolios that build future wealth, and tips like these are simply a part of the guidance we can offer … Read More

Six Key Reasons Property Investment Builds Wealth

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Upgrading to a larger home or even downsizing while you are still holding onto your current property can seem overwhelming, and that’s where a solid property management company comes into play. If you can manage to purchase a new home and move into a property where your mortgage is covered by the rental income, then you possess a winning situation! Maybe … Read More

Top 5 Ways to Maintain Positive Tenant Relations

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Top 5 Ways to Maintain Positive Tenant Relations It may be tough keeping customers satisfied when you’re handling multiple properties and balancing various tasks, however preserving resident associations is a key element to productive home management. How will you keep an eye on one individual’s needs in a pool of so many? How can tenant relationships be maintained and increase productivity, … Read More

Water Saving Tips During Drought

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Water Saving Tips During Drought – Keep your yard looking with as little water as possible. Dead plants, brown grass and wilting flowers, don’t necessarily conjure up the most appealing imagery. However, during this time of drought it’s important to find the best ways possible to keep your yard looking splendid and avoid letting it turn into an eyesore. Here … Read More

Maintenance in Motion Mondays with California Leasing!

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We got such a wonderful response from last week’s Maintenance in Motion post that we decided to make it a regular part of our weekly sharing! In this blog post, Kelly Peterson discusses the issues recently experienced with a slow flushing toilet. It’s truly important to have an expert assist with plumbing issues in order to avoid long-term problems. It’s also extremely … Read More