Property Management Blog

ManagePointe: Question: Can I restrict tenants from smoking in my rental?

Web Admin - Monday, November 06, 2017

Answer: YES! Our rental agreement prohibits smoking inside and outside in any common area that might affect another tenant. In addition, we prohibit smoking or growing marijuana and vaping. Read More...


Our vacancy rate has increased to 2.7% as of October 30th

Web Admin - Thursday, November 02, 2017

MarketPointe: Our vacancy rate has increased to 2.7% as of October 30th, up from 2% a month ago. We have seen a slowing in both sales and rentals over the past 45 days. We expect continued slowing through the winter at least. Don’t overprice your rental! Welcome to the many new clients we have recently signed up. We will work hard to get your vacancies rented.  Read More...


November 2018 *30 day Challenge: Be Thankful

Web Admin - Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Join us in November for a 30 day {Giving Thanks} challenge!
Be Thankful!
Ingredients: you and an open mind Read More...


Amazon and Big Apartment Landlords Strike Deals on Package Delivery

Web Admin - Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wall Street Journal (10/17/17) Kusisto, Laura

Amazon.com Inc. is taking over the package rooms of some of the nation's biggest apartment landlords to help consolidate its control over how goods make it to customers' front doors. Amazon has signed contracts with apartment owners and managers representing over 850,000 rental units across the United States to start installing Amazon locker systems in their buildings. These commitments will enable it to install lockers in thousands of properties, many before the upcoming holiday season.  Read More...


A River Runs Through It: Sacramento's Amazonian Pitch For Amazon's Second Headquarters

Web Admin - Tuesday, October 24, 2017

....the city decided the participate in the Olympic-style bidding contest that Amazon launched to find a city for its second headquarters.  Read More...


MarketPointe: October 2017

Web Admin - Tuesday, October 24, 2017

MarketPointe: Our vacancy rate has lowered to 2% as of September 30th from 2.5% as of August 31. We are still in a landlord’s market with rents still holding strong. Read More...


UNSAFE WATER ALERT

Web Admin - Thursday, October 19, 2017

City of Sacramento water is possibly contaminated with an unknown substance causing purple discoloration, limited to the area south of Main Ave, west of Norwood Avenue, east of Pell Drive, and north of Interstate 80 . Date: 10/17/2017 Read More...


5 things to know, and where Sacramento ranks for foodies

Web Admin - Thursday, October 12, 2017

After sitting empty for over a decade, the 3,290-square-foot art deco building in midtown Sacramento’s Winn Park could become a unique new eatery. Read More...


Tenant wants carpet replaced... What does the law say?

Web Admin - Monday, October 02, 2017

ManagePointe: Question: One of our tenants is complaining about the carpet and says it is California law that the carpeting must be changed every seven years. Have you heard of any law on this subject?  Read More...


SafetyPointe: Window Coverings

Web Admin - Thursday, September 28, 2017

SafetyPointe: In your rentals and in your home, the CPSC recommends using cordless window coverings, especially in homes with young children. Kids wrap themselves up in the cords and can strangle children. Read More...