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Innago 2.0

Introducing Innago 2.0

At Innago, we value our users’ opinions and overall experience. We’re constantly coming up with innovative ways to make our platform as intuitive as possible. Over the course of the last few months, many landlords participated in the creation and refinement of a better tenant management platform. After a tremendous amount of hard work, we are proud to announce the following new features in place for Innago 2.0:  Read more
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Free Press: Three Steps to Easily Capitalize When Marketing Properties

In the age of social media, it’s more important than ever to let no good press go to waste, and as a property manager there are a multitude of platforms to help get tenants through your door. Whether a good review of a local restaurant or a feature dedicated to your neighborhood as whole, landlords keen on asserting the value of their properties should utilize such articles and trendsRead more
Spring cleaning your rental property

6 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Rental Property

There's no better time for spring cleaning your rental property than, well... the spring.  The sun stays out just a little bit longer and people get the urge to wipe it all away and make a fresh start. According to the American Cleaning Institute, 72% of households spring clean every year. Surely your future tenants would not want you to be the exception. If you’re between leases, the springRead more
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Use Tenant Surveys to Improve Your Rental Business

For almost as long as marketing and sales have existed, businesses have attempted to receive feedback from their customers. This data is an incredible advantage to businesses looking to refine and improve their product and their organization as a whole. For companies that produce consumer products or offer more intangible services, this can be difficult information to acquire, which is why so many spend tremendous amounts of capital onRead more
climate gentrification

Will Climate Gentrification Affect your Real Estate Market?

We’ve discussed the numerous ways to stay abreast of the ever-changing real estate market before at Innago, ranging from proximity to retail to shrinking apartment sizes, but it's doubtful we've taken on a topic quite so large as climate change. Just how far down the road until we see its effects remains to be seen, but that global warming will have an effect in nearly all industries is certain.Read more
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Four Keys to Preserve Hardwood Floors as a Landlord

Don’t underestimate the power of a good hardwood floor. Well-kept wood flooring, especially of the older variety, can be a selling point for nearly any property, and it’s important to treat it like the valuable investment that it is. We’ve talked before at Innago about easy and durable flooring options, but what are you to do about hardwood flooring that’s already a part of the property?  Whether your flooringRead more
proximity to retail store

Is Proximity to Retail Becoming Less Important to Renters?

With Amazon continuing to grow, making nearly everything deliverable to your door, proximity to retail might become less and less of a draw for potential renters. Take into account that many malls and once-unshakable franchises across the country are closing, and the role of brick-and-mortar stores in relation to property management certainly deserves another look. Here are some things to keep in mind when gauging how this growing phenomenonRead more
landlording habits 2018

4 Landlording Habits You Should Stick By in 2018

When making your New Year’s resolutions for 2018, eating healthier and going to the gym might be on your list, but don’t just stop there; include some resolutions that apply to you as a landlord. Here are a few essential landlording habits you can adopt in the new year. Be proactive about understanding tax policy. With the passing of a massive tax plan in the twilight of 2017, thereRead more
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Networking: A Key for Savvy Landlords

When trying to advance your career or make your next move, the importance of networking cannot be overstated. There is a reason people pay to go to networking events, after all. Property management is no different. Getting to know landlords in your area can not only help you improve your immediate ability to be a better landlord, but can also help your professional growth. Networking also gives you aRead more
Tenants Moving out

Moving Out: 5 Ways to Ensure a Smooth Transition Between Tenants

Whether it takes place over a day or over a week, handling all the various tasks of moving out your former tenants and new tenants in is a complicated and tiring process. Furniture needs to be moved, keys need to be collected, and damages need to be assessed, all on a tight deadline. Here are a few tips that can help make the process a little less daunting andRead more

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