Skip to main content

First Rate Property Management Blog

2024 Consumer Housing Report

Blog Post 2024 Consumer Housing Report
2024 Consumer Housing Report The escalation of mortgage rates often takes the spotlight in news and media; however, rental prices have also surged, affecting a vast number of individuals across the United States. According to Zillow, in the Fall of 2023, the average rent exceeded...
Read More

Q3 Updates from Zillow

Blog Post Q3 Updates from Zillow
The world of real estate is ever-evolving, and staying up-to-date with the latest trends and data is crucial for both prospective buyers and sellers. As we enter the third quarter of the year, it's a fitting time to reflect on the changes and developments in the housing marke...
Read More

Looking Back at Q3 and Preparing for Q4 and Beyond

Blog Post Looking Back at Q3 and Preparing for Q4 and Beyond
As we step into the fourth quarter of 2023, it's time to take a look of what's happening in the world of leasing. We'll dig into some intriguing data that reveals a leasing market grappling with challenges and heading in unexpected directions.  In real estate, th...
Read More

The Importance of Networking with Local Businesses

Blog Post The Importance of Networking with Local Businesses
Networking with local businesses is a crucial strategy for any business looking to grow and thrive in its community. Building strong relationships with neighboring companies can offer numerous benefits that can positively impact your business in various ways. Here are some key re...
Read More

De-escalation Tips In Property Management

Blog Post De-escalation Tips In Property Management
Managing rental properties can come with its fair share of challenges, including conflicts and tense situations with tenants. As a landlord, it's crucial to handle these situations with professionalism, empathy, and effective communication skills. De-escalation techniques can...
Read More

Importance of TikTok's, Facebook and Instagram Reels for your Business

Blog Post Importance of TikTok's, Facebook and Instagram Reels for your Business
TikTok Videos, Instagram Reels and Facebook Reels can be highly beneficial for promoting your business. Ever since TikTok gained popularity it has forced Instagram and Facebook to create their own short-form video features, known as Reels. If your business is not using Reels, you...
Read More

Blueprint for a Renters Bill of Rights - What does that mean for tenants and owners?

Blog Post Blueprint for a Renters Bill of Rights - What does that mean for tenants and owners?
The White House announced a plan to promote rent affordability and strengthen tenant protections, including a non-binding "Blueprint for a Renters Bill of Rights." The plan involves federal agencies gathering data to inform future policy, while state and local governmen...
Read More

The Importance of SEO for Your Business

Blog Post The Importance of SEO for Your Business
SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is an important aspect of digital marketing that helps businesses improve their online visibility and attract more organic traffic to their website. Here are some key reasons why SEO is important:Increased Website Traffic: SEO helps businesses ran...
Read More

Social Media Tips

Blog Post Social Media Tips
Are you new to Social Media? Having trouble engaging your audience? Here are some tips to use for your social media platforms, these can be for everyone but these are tips we recommend as property managers with a rapid growing following. Be intentional- Consider what you wan...
Read More

The Importance of High Quality Photos

Blog Post The Importance of High Quality Photos
There is a lot that goes into advertising and every factor is important in making your business stand out. High quality photos are not something that you want to skip out on. The phrase ‘pictures are worth a thousand words' definitely applies to this industry. For examp...
Read More