Homes for Rent: Important Steps to Take Before Welcoming Tenants
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Are you thinking about renting out your home? If so, you're making a good decision. Setting up homes for rent is a great source of income.However, before welcoming tenants, there are a few steps that you can't afford to overlook. You must make sure that your property is i...
The Importance of Preparing for Lease Renewals: 3 Tips for Landlords
By Mclain Properties Sunday, October 15, 2023
When you own investment properties, it can be challenging to keep them consistently occupied. In the United States, the vacancy rate in Q4 of 2020 was 5.5%.When you have reliable tenants, taking the necessary measures to retain them in your rental property is crucial. Finding gre...
Tips to Attract Tenants in a Tough Market in San Diego County
By Mclain Properties Monday, September 18, 2023
In major Californian cities like San Diego, a single person needs to make at least $76,000 a year to live comfortably. Because the area's cost of living is so high, it can be difficult to attract new tenants, considering that many are making an exodus out of the state.This ca...
Why Should I Look Into Hiring a Property Manager in San Diego?
By Mclain Properties Monday, August 21, 2023
Property management is vital to a successful future, whether you own real estate for a year or a decade. Almost 125,000 property managers operate in the U.S., highlighting the need for these experts.As a landlord, the goal is to generate as much passive income as possible. Theref...
Real Estate Investing: 3 Tips for Getting Started
By Mclain Properties Friday, July 21, 2023
There were 5.95 million homes sold in the US in 2022.Real estate has long been one of the best assets for investment, and it doesn't seem like that will change any time soon. With that in mind, there's a lot to know about investing in real estate, and you want to avoid ma...
3 Tips for Choosing an Investment Property in Carlsbad
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, June 14, 2023
In recent years, Carlsbad, CA has been named one of the best places to live in the entire country. It's been praised for everything from its great public schools to its diversity.If you're interested in purchasing an investment property soon, you should think about buying...
A San Diego County Landlord's Guide to Online Rent Collection
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, May 17, 2023
According to an article in USA Today, the average homeowner spends over $3,000 annually on home maintenance. That excludes costs like utilities and internet, as well as property management fees in the case of rental properties.As a landlord, timely rent collection is vital for en...
How to Calculate Prorated Rent in San Diego County
By Mclain Properties Monday, April 24, 2023
Did you know that the median gross rent in San Diego is $1,885?If you're a landlord in San Diego County, it's important to know how to calculate prorated rent. Prorated rent refers to the amount of rent a tenant pays for a partial rental period, such as when they move in ...
3 Property Marketing Tips for Landlords
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Most financial experts agree that real estate is likely the most lucrative form of investment available to the average person today. Getting into today's real estate market could greatly benefit you in the years to come.Of course, if you're going to succeed as a landlord ...
How to Accurately Price Your Rental Apartment
By Mclain Properties Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Knowing how to price your apartment correctly is vital in San Diego's volatile rental market. Pricing it too low or too high may cost you more than just rental income.To help you get a suitable rental income, we've rounded up everything you need about rental property pric...