Fall Maintenance Checklist for Landlords

Stark SocialHOA, Maintenance Tips, Property Owners

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We love our friends at Appfolio and they often have great blog posts that we love to share with our clients, friends and neighbors. Check out the blog post below and when you’re ready to get help with managing tenants, start here! ______________________________________________________ A great tenant is gold. You know that they’ll respect your property, keep you informed as ears … Read More

Tips for Dealing With Difficult Renters

Stark SocialProperty Owners

We love our friends at Appfolio and they often have great blog posts that we love to share with our clients, friends and neighbors. Check out the blog post below and when you’re ready to get help with managing tenants, start here! ______________________________________________________ A great tenant is gold. You know that they’ll respect your property, keep you informed as ears … Read More

Top 5 Spring Checklist Items for Property Owners

Stark SocialProperty Owners

Spring is upon almost fully upon us and with the recent rains here in Southern California, California Leasing Property Management is looking to ensure that rental property owners are well-equipped to manage their home repairs! 1. Ensure Good DrainageCheck around your rental property to ensure that drainage is sufficient on patios, walkways, and driveways to avoid any issues! 2. Prevent … Read More

Top 6 Reasons to Work with a Property Management Company

Stark SocialProperty Owners

California Leasing Property Management offers a variety of services to our current clients. And, we are always happy to answer questions about why working with a property management company like our team that serves the Santa Clarita and San Fernando Valleys, is important to rental home success. With the New Year upon us, it is important to take the below … Read More

Patching Holes in Your Rental Home Walls

Stark SocialMaintenance Tips, Property Owners

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

DeannaArticles, Property Owners

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

DeannaArticles, Property Owners, Safety Tips

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!

DeannaProperty Owners, Safety Tips, Videos

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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

DeannaMaintenance Tips, Property Owners

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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