Six Ways to Appeal to Millennial Renters

The millennial generation’s comfort with home ownership is precarious. It’s a generation raised during times of great economic recession and the collapse of the housing market. Having seen how their parents and our nation were affected, they hesitate to jump into home ownership. This means the pool of prospective tenants is highly weighted with millennials. … Continue reading Six Ways to Appeal to Millennial Renters

Should You Call the Peake Emergency Line or Can That Call Wait Until Morning?

At Peake Management, our knowledgeable property managers are ready and willing to help with your maintenance concerns (urgent or otherwise) Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm.  But what about issues that pop up at 5:02 pm on a Friday?  Luckily, Peake is equipped with an after-hours emergency service line for just that situation!  But...not … Continue reading Should You Call the Peake Emergency Line or Can That Call Wait Until Morning?

Six Things You Should Be Doing as a Tenant to Avoid Security Deposit “Dings” When You Vacate a Rental.

Renting a home has lots of benefits.  Among them are geographic flexibility, limited liability when appliances break and no property taxes.  But things tend to get contentious when disbursement of the security deposit is on the table.   We've created a list of tasks that tenants should consider in order to avoid those unexpected charges from … Continue reading Six Things You Should Be Doing as a Tenant to Avoid Security Deposit “Dings” When You Vacate a Rental.