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Holiday Tips For Tenants

Holidays are exciting! Friends and family drop-ins, parties, shopping, gifts arriving, travel . . . it’s definitely not business as usual. We at Austin Fleck Property Management of Gilbert love the holiday season. We want our clients to love it too, so we offer here a few Christmas tips for tenants to give you peace … Read More

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Why Can’t I Manage It Myself?

I own it. What can be so difficult about managing my rental property? I’ve been taking care of my own home for years, mowing the grass, making small repairs, working through the to-do list. Why can’t I manage my rental property myself? As professional property managers in Gilbert, AZ, Austin Fleck Property Management’s response is: … Read More

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It Was a Dark and Stormy Night in Gilbert, AZ

It was a dark and stormy night, and all the robbers were gathered around the campfire. One of the robbers said, “Pedro, tell us a story . . .” The silly beginning for a cliché horror story? Perhaps. But what if these robbers are gathered in the living room of your rental property? Not silly … Read More

[VIDEO] FAQ: How Long Do I Have to Determine a Tenant’s Security Deposit Disposition?

Landlords have many responsibilities under the law, one of the most of important of which is collecting and returning security deposits. Security deposits help ensure that rental properties are left in good condition and that landlords receive all payments they’re owed before a tenant vacates a property. If a tenant damages property or owes rent, … Read More

Tenant FAQ: “Am I responsible even though I didn’t plant it or grow it?”

This week we received a call from a tenant that received an HOA violation for excessive weed growth in the yard in addition to failing to maintain the lawn and trimming the bushes. Tenant Q: “Do I just needed to let you know so you can contract someone. Management A: “No, this is tenant responsibility.” … Read More

How Tenants Benefit by Renting From Property Management Firms

Although most people assume that property owners are the ones who benefit from dealing with a property management company, you might be surprised to know that the tenant does as well. As far as the two parties are concerned, the involvement of a property management team helps them develop a mutually beneficial relationship. There are … Read More