Assistance Animals When it comes to the subject of animals in your rental unit, landlords and tenants rarely see eye to eye. There’s no doubt that animals, especially dogs and cats, can cause additional and unique damage to a rental property, beyond what human tenants do. But the question comes up, what do you do when an applicant or tenant claims to have a medical need for an animal? Many … [Continue reading...] about What You Should Know About Assistance and Service Animals
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Attend to daily telephone, email, portal and fax inquiries Timely rent collection Accounting for security and pet deposits Preparing month end statements for property owner and collating supporting information for the owners statement Preparing annual year end income/expense statements & IRS 1099 Forms … [Continue reading...] about What do I get for my management fees from Empire Industries?
Hi, this is Steve Rozenberg with Empire Property Management Company located here in Houston, Texas. Today what we are going to talk about is what point does someone need a Property Management Company. Something we got asked a lot, is it one house, five houses, twenty houses and I don’t think there is really a set answer for that. I think it depends on what a person’s business model is and how … [Continue reading...] about When it is Time to Hire a Property Management Company?
Being a property investor is something we take seriously at Empire Industries. We have done this ourselves, just like you, so we know what it’s like to hand over your life savings in investment properties to someone else. We are always surprised to talk to property management companies that have no experience in owning investment properties themselves. It makes us a little nervous. It’s hard to … [Continue reading...] about How to Interview a Houston Property Management Company
Today we are going to help you differentiate between bad property management and good property management. As property investors ourselves, we have learned what questions to ask and how to find a good property manager. One thing you should always find out is whether the property managers you are considering own investment properties themselves. This is a huge indicator of whether they really … [Continue reading...] about Bad vs. Good Property Management in Houston – Landlord Advice
Hi this is Steve Rosenberg and I am with Empire Industries Property Management located in Houston Texas. What we are going to talk about today is how to find the perfect tenant. Both my business partner and myself are investors. We own a large portfolio of single family houses and apartment complexes and what we are going to do is talk about how we figure out what we feel is a good way to find … [Continue reading...] about How to find A Perfect Tenant
Why it’s a good idea to work with us at Empire Industries when you need a property manager. One of the most important things I can tell you is that my business partner and I are investors ourselves. We own single family homes and multi-unit properties. We are active investors, just like you, so we know what it’s like to live with challenges like vacant units and bad tenants. Over the years, we … [Continue reading...] about Why Work with Empire Industries