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Can a landlord deny a tenant based on a service dog?

Can a Landlord deny an application based on a ‘service dog’? by Glenn GurvitchThere are thousands of legitimate service animals for people with real disabilities that need a service animal to survive.  The current issue with ‘service animal’ certifications is becoming a National talking point as people without di...

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Posting a three day notice in Palm Beach County

Posting a Three Day Notice in Palm Beach County by Glenn Gurvitch Call Glenn Directly at 561.283.4663 for more information.Posting a three day notice is always a very intimidating thi...

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Palm Beach County Three Day Notice

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Property Management Companies in West Palm Beach

Property Management Companies in West Palm Beach By Glenn Gurvitch There are many property management companies in West Palm Beach to choose from. Obviously, we feel that we offer our clients the best service and value in Palm Beach County. But since you probably won't take our word for it you will undoubtedly begin to interview other property managers. When interviewing other managers you have to ask these questions so you can compare our services to other companies. Below...

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What to look for in a property manager?

Hiring a property manger? Good idea or bad idea.by Glenn GurvitchMaking the decision to hire a property manager makes sense. Why? Most property managers make money on volume and charge a low percentage of rent monthly. The services that a manager provides pay for themselves many times over especially when they find great tenants that stay in the homes for many years. Most property manager charge a small tenant placement fee and a monthly fee based on rent collected however some property managers will ...

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How to hire a property manager

Should I hire a property manager?  by Glenn GurvitchIf you’re going to get into buying and holding rental properties, you will eventually have to decide how you are going to manage them.  First you need to ask yourself what your five and ten year goal is with the property? You’ve read the studies about holding properties for the long term but you also want...

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Security Deposits and Wear and Tear

Wear and Tear Most states consider the security deposit needs to be returned if the property is left in its original condition, minus normal wear and tear.  But what is normal wear and tear?  The landlord might be judging the wear and tear based on how he/she lives in their own house but you should be careful in your review as the court system is likely to measure it on an average level.  Paint fading, loose strings on blinds, loose cabinet doors, matted carpet, and cracked grout are not wear and tear....

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Pricing Page

  Great Pricing & Unbeatable Customer Service Increase rents, lower vacancy rates and keep your peace of mind.   99$ per month * 1 month tenant placement fee no mark up on maintenance...

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Does your property manager cobroke or self place a tena

How does your property management company market vacant listing? There are two ways to that a property manager places a tenant:1) Cobroke a listing- Placed on the MLS and pays a fee to another agent if they bring a qualified tenant.2) Self placing- Not placed on the MLS, placed on Zillow, Craigslist and other sites. Does not pay a fee to other agents who brings qualified tenants.We think its prudent to get your vacant listing as much exposure on the open market so that we can select a qualifi...

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Florida Security Deposit handeling property management

Congrats you just rented your home! What can you do with the security deposit?Well you can’t use that money as a downpayment on BMW. Florida statutes 83.49 has some specific rules what you can and can’t do with that security deposit. The relevant parts of the Landlord Tenant law for where to place the security deposit is as such:83.49 Deposit money or advance rent; duty of landlord and tenant.—(1) Whenever money is deposited or advanced by a tenant on a rental agreement as secur...

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If you own one home or several you have probably consid

If you own one home or several you have probably considered hiring a property manager in West Palm Beach. by Glenn Gurvitch This article might help you make that decision once and for all. There is a difference between a good lawyer and a bad lawyer, same goes with barbers, landscapers, Doctors and property managers. A good property manager can rent your home for more money with less vacancies and with less maintenance costs. Many landlords have the time, flexibility and resources to manage their own properties. But f...

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