Fall is here which means it's time to tackle your chore list for the season. The mild temperatures offer ideal conditions for much of the work that is needed on the exterior of your home. You'll be glad you took the time to do it now so when that harsh winter weather sets in, you … Continue reading Your Home Maintenance Guide for Fall
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
Ready to "grow" your little one's room? Whether you are looking to move from nursery to big kid room or big kid room to bigger kid room, we've got your Tuesday inspo! Take what you like from each and maybe you'll find something you can really work with in your own update! Now, if only … Continue reading “Big Kid” Room Inspiration
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?
Autumn brings crisp air, warm cider, pumpkin flavored...well...everything, hay rides, foliage and yup...CHORES! There are lots of things that need to be taken care of in the fall to prepare for the long winter ahead. Of all the tasks on your to-do-list, these three are critical... 1. Clean Your Gutters Even if your home stands … Continue reading Make Sure You Do These Three Things This Fall
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.