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The Best Way to Introduce Yourself to New Residents

So you’ve just purchased a new property — way to go! Whether it’s your first property or your fifty-first, it’s always a big deal. But now what? If the property already has residents living in it when you purchase it, a good next step is to introduce yourself to them, and a letter is an easy way to do that. Here are a few points you might want to cover in an introductory letter to your new residents.

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The Easiest Way to Collect Rent Without Worries of Late Payments

Every property manager wants to make sure that all of their residents are able to make their payments — after all, that’s how they make their money! Online payments are easiest for you, but not for all of your residents. Some people simply aren’t comfortable with technology and won’t want to pay online. So what can you do? Here are 3 great potential payment methods that don’t require any computer use by your residents.

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Buying a Property With Existing Residents? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re buying a rental property that’s not brand new, the odds are good that there are already residents living at the property. So where does that leave you? You should know that you’re not the only one with questions about this — but we’re here to help! Here’s the ManageGo guide to buying a property with existing residents.

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How Often Should You Conduct Property Inspections? Plus What to Look For

Property inspections aren’t very convenient for anyone — property managers or residents. Despite that, they’re very necessary, and you’ll need to conduct them. Problems can arise even when you have great residents, and if you’re not conducting regular inspections, you could miss them until it’s too late. With that in mind, here’s our quick guide to some of the most commonly asked questions about property inspections.

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The Top 4 Associations to Join for Better Property Management

Membership in a property management association is the best way to make sure you have access to continuing education resources, industry news sources, and professional networking opportunities year-round. If you’re not a member of any associations yet, here are a few that we recommend you take a look at.

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The Best Ways for Renters to Provide Proof of Income

Proof of income is a key part of the applicant screening process for almost every property manager or landlord. After all, you need to make sure applicants will actually be able to pay the rent before you approve them, right? Because of that, you probably already know about all the most commonly requested proof of income documents — pay stubs, bank statements, and W-2s. But these aren’t the only ways applicants can provide proof of income. Here are a few less common documents that are still effective in allowing you to verify income.

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4 Steps to Manage a Rental Property Like a Pro

Happy residents are great. They make your job easier as a property manager, they help bring a positive atmosphere to your properties, and they’re more likely to recommend the property to others, giving you a larger, stronger pool of applicants for every vacancy.

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4 Ways Property Management Conferences Will Grow Your Business

Do you attend property management industry events, like conferences or trade shows? If you do, you probably already know how great they can be for your company. If you don’t, though, you should consider it! They can be a great way for you and your company to grow and develop. Here are four of the biggest benefits these events can provide:

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ManageGo x Fridge No More

Fridge No More x ManageGo Partnership

At ManageGo, we are always looking to enhance the experience for our clients and their residents. We are excited to announce our most recent partnership with Fridge No More. Residents in the New York City area will now be able to access local and fresh groceries delivered to their home in 15 minutes or less!

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ManageGo App Upddates

New Year, New Updates: What We Improved in January

2022 is off to an amazing start here at ManageGo! In January we re-leased our leasing solution, which takes us one step closer to truly being the #1 all-in-one software solution for property management. We also made some important updates to our resident app.

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