Posted on 7/2/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
When you list your rental property, you’re not just looking for the first potential tenant who finds your ad. You’re looking for the perfect tenant -- the one who will treat your property as if it were their own. Finding a great tenant isn’t just about pitching a sign in the front yard and waiting for someone to call you; it’s about intelligently marketing your property so the right eyes see it.
Posted on 6/4/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
There is a wide range of modern design trends that you should consider when upgrading your property. Gassen can help you through every stage of your upcoming project by creating a budget and keeping your accounting in the black. Here is a list of some of the hottest trends that we recommend to get you started on making your space inviting and unique.
Posted on 5/14/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
While trendy designs are fun and creative, they don’t always draw the attention of renters. Trends quickly go out of style and can cause you to renovate your property more often. Adding trendy features can become costly and time consuming, as well, so if you are wondering what trends to avoid, let Gassen help you understand what works well with renters. Let’s begin with five trends that every rental property owner should avoid.
Posted on 4/9/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Yes, you read the title correctly. Minnesota once again ranks among the best U.S. states to live - third to be exact. According to a U.S. News & World Report article that came out just last year, once home and business owners give Minnesota a chance, they'll never live anywhere else.
Posted on 2/12/2018 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Did you know that you can assess where the possible hazards are in your rentals by looking at your reserve study? If you can identify areas where safety is an issue, you can formulate a plan to prevent accidents before your new tenants move in. We formulated a checklist of core safety and health issues that arise in residential properties. These problems are common in homes, apartments, and condos - essentially, any dwelling structure.
Posted on 11/13/2017 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Winters in Minneapolis, MN can be brutal. They are especially hard on homes, condos, and apartments. If you own real estate in this part of the country, then here are seven quick tips on how to prepare your properties for the cold season.
Posted on 6/26/2017 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Some of the aspects of property management are quite visible. You can notice them in manicured green space and well-maintained properties. You can see them in clean, refreshing pools and tidy streets or common areas. Other, perhaps even more important aspects of property management, are invisible. These are the parts of an excellent property management team that you may not notice when they are performed well, but can be problematic when not taken care of properly. At Gassen, we pride ourselves on expertly handling all aspects of property management, including the invisible ones.
Posted on 1/16/2017 4:00 AM By Gassen Companies
Making renovations to a rental property can be tricky. You don't want to over improve the property. This may cause you to spend more money than you will ever get back in rent. However, making the right improvements can help to increase the rental price of a home. Here are a few improvements that can help you to increase the monthly rent on a rental home.