Property Management, Tenant Selection, Real Estate News & Tips

Brentnie D

Brentnie is a contributor for Rentec Direct. She occasionally stops by to deliver practical industry tips, providing guidance for tenants and landlords alike.

Spring Cleaning Tips for Tenants – Infographic

By on April 7, 2017 in Education with 10 Comments
Spring Cleaning Tips for Tenants – Infographic

Spring has arrived, and that means it’s finally time to open our windows to clear the must caused by a harsh winter. While landlords may be knocking on your door to assist with important spring maintenance, tenants should begin preparing their homes for spring cleaning. Now is the perfect time for renters to tackle any […]

Continue Reading »

Tenant Tips for Pest Infestations in a Rental

By on March 31, 2017 in Education with 2 Comments
Tenant Tips for Pest Infestations in a Rental

Infestations in a rental home are the nightmares of landlords and tenants alike. No landlord enjoys facing the costs and hassle associated with hiring an exterminator to ensure their investment is protected, and no tenant relishes the thought of creepy crawlies venturing into their bed and pantry. Factors like weather, surrounding properties, and a tenant’s […]

Continue Reading »

Damage-Free Toy Storage for Small Spaces and Apartment Dwellers

By on March 24, 2017 in Education with 0 Comments
Damage-Free Toy Storage for Small Spaces and Apartment Dwellers

  Managing toys can be a chore for any parent, but for those who live in a small space, the task takes on new challenges. This is particularly true for apartment dwellers who often have to balance damage-free solutions with practical ways to prevent their small space from being overrun by unsightly kids’ storage. You […]

Continue Reading »

The Best St. Patrick’s Day Resident Event Ideas for Your Renters- Infographic

By on March 8, 2017 in Education with 1 Comment
The Best St. Patrick’s Day Resident Event Ideas for Your Renters- Infographic

March 17th is coming quickly, and it’s not too late to plan a St. Patrick’s Day resident event. Resident events can play a crucial role in your overall plan to serve your residential community and reduce retention. Showing your tenants great customer service, and that you value their presence in your multifamily community will encourage them […]

Continue Reading »

Must-Do Spring Maintenance Tasks for Your Rentals- Infographic

By on March 1, 2017 in Education with 2 Comments
Must-Do Spring Maintenance Tasks for Your Rentals- Infographic

After a winter of record rains or difficult snows we’re all looking forward to the sunshine that Spring promises. While we know that Punxsutawney Phil may have promised 6 more weeks of winter, March marks the beginning of the Spring season, and that means that Spring maintenance should be on your radar. Seasonal maintenance may […]

Continue Reading »

Best Tips for Damage-Free Decorating Your Rental

By on February 20, 2017 in Education with 1 Comment
Best Tips for Damage-Free Decorating Your Rental

Living in a rental can feel lackluster, but you don’t need to live in a boring hole in the wall. Your apartment should be your oasis and no renter should be intimidated to make their space welcoming. It’s entirely possible to make impactful changes that won’t break your lease or threaten a full return of your […]

Continue Reading »

Housing Wanted: The Perfect Pet-Friendly Rental

By on February 15, 2017 in Education with 0 Comments
Housing Wanted: The Perfect Pet-Friendly Rental

Anyone with a furry friend knows that pets are more than just fun to have around–they’re part of the family. Pet owners can also tell you how difficult it can be to find a rental that they love where their pets are greeted with open arms by property management. If you find yourself in need […]

Continue Reading »

Rentec Direct Assists Visually Impaired Landlords and Managers Through Compatibility with JAWS

By on February 10, 2017 in Education with 0 Comments
Rentec Direct Assists Visually Impaired Landlords and Managers Through Compatibility with JAWS

For Lance Lyons, choosing Rentec Direct for his rental management business wasn’t just about the features or highly rated customer service reviews, but its ability to run with another essential software program-a program that is absolutely vital to Lance’s success. Lance, who has been blind since he was 29, relies on a software program called […]

Continue Reading »

How to Hygge Your Rental

By on February 7, 2017 in Education with 0 Comments
How to Hygge Your Rental

Hygge (pronounced hoo-gah) is the next big trend in home design. Flip through any lifestyle or decor magazine and you are bound to come across another reason why this Scandinavian tradition is spreading like wildfire. Not only a design mantra, but truly a way of life, hygge is the embodiment of warmth and delight you […]

Continue Reading »

How to Throw a Last-Minute Resident Super Bowl Bash

By on January 31, 2017 in Education with 0 Comments
How to Throw a Last-Minute Resident Super Bowl Bash

It’s almost time for the event that avid sports fans and dedicated snack fans alike wait for all year: Super Bowl Sunday! If you find yourself wishing you had planned a fantastic resident party that your tenants will be talking about as much as the halftime show, it’s not too late. As long as you […]

Continue Reading »

Top