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Becoming a Property Manager: Qualifications & Steps to Consider

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Nov 9, 2017 5:35:47 PM

If you've ever rented an apartment or other leased property or know someone who has, you've likely encountered the terms "landlord," "landlady" or "property manager." If this is a career that sparks your interest, you have plenty of options—many of which depend on your level of experience and commitment to learning about the industry.

Here are a few qualifications and details you should know about when entering the field of property management.

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Topics: Property Management

A Property Manager's Guide to Acquiring Residents

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Jan 6, 2017 12:28:57 PM

Empty units mean money lost. For every day that your unit is empty, you lose from $15 to $30 that can never be regained. Although every property manager hits a dry spell now and then, there are things you can do to prevent big losses.

Keep these tips in mind to ensure you can rent to quality tenants in a timely manner.

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Topics: Property Management

Coming Soon: 2016 SDHDA Annual Housing Conference

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Oct 7, 2016 10:03:48 AM

The 26th Annual Statewide Housing Conference is just around the corner. Set to take place Oct. 25-26, at the Ramkota RiverCenter in Pierre, the conference will feature plenty of networking opportunities and breakout sessions covering topics ranging from property management and housing policies to development and homeownership.

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Topics: Property Development, Property Management, Lending

3 Ways to Prevent Damage to Your Home

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Sep 22, 2016 10:39:58 AM

Inclement weather, a freak accident or even a burglar who just couldn’t help him or herself – whatever the case, your property might be prone to damage of some kind. It’s not a fun reality, but it’s a reality nonetheless.

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Topics: Property Management

4 Ways Landlords Can protect Their Properties

Posted by South Dakota Housing Authority on Sep 15, 2016 5:08:26 PM

 

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Topics: Property Management

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