It’s Time To Winterize: What Every Property Owner Should Do

As summer comes to a close and fall quickly approaches, it’s the perfect time to winterize the lawn. With a little planning ahead, you can ensure next year’s blades spring forward with vibrance. Here’s what property owners can do to prepare for winter: Blow Out Sprinklers - Winterizing your irrigation system before the first big [...]

October 15th, 2015|Property Management|

Employee Spotlight: Jeannine Drake

Name: Jeannine Drake Title: Leasing Agent Started: November 2014 Jeannine works as a leasing agent at Real Property Management Tidewater. She is responsible for assisting renters find their next home stepping them through the application process, contract closing, and move in process to assure her customers experience is seamless. Jeannine believes quality customer service is [...]

October 14th, 2015|Employee Spotlight, Property Management|

Real Property Management Tidewater Teams with Priority Construction

Real Property Management Tidewater (RPMT), a property management and rental service company in Hampton Roads, has teamed with Priority Construction to provide responsive, quality and cost effective construction and maintenance services. The partnership provides RPMT wholesale buying power that allows the company to pass savings on to the property owner. According to Brandon Reed, RPMT’s [...]

October 12th, 2015|Property Management|

6 Steps To Become FireSmart: Protect Your Property Investment

Poor fire planning endangers tenants and your investment. Take time to think ahead with these tips. Fire damage leaves many property owners “up in smoke,” forced to rebound from the damage of loss great or small. The U.S. Fire Administration’s most recent data reports an estimated 380,000 residential building fires ending in 2,530 deaths, 13,125 [...]

October 2nd, 2015|Fire Safety, Property Management|

Seamless Move-Out! What tenants can do to get their deposit back.

Moving out can be a busy and sometimes stressful time. Here are a few tips to help make your transition smoother, faster and more organized. Give Proper Notice Your first critical step is to give proper notice prior to vacating the property, as outlined in your lease. If you vacate the property prior to the [...]

September 25th, 2015|Property Management, Rentals|

Employee Spotlight: – Chelsea Gray

Name: Chelsea Gray Title: Leasing Coordinator Started: May 2015 Chelsea Gray is a leasing coordinator for RPMT. She is responsible for setting up appointments, overseeing the applications process, and taking leases and deposits. She finds great satisfaction in helping customers to search and find a home that they can afford. Chelsea takes particular pride in [...]

August 27th, 2015|Employee Spotlight, Property Management|

Resources for property owners and how property management companies help in the event of a natural disaster

Natural disasters can occur anywhere in the country. Some areas are prone to earthquakes, some to hurricanes, some to tornadoes, and all areas can suffer flood, fire and wind damage from severe storms. Are you prepared in the event of a natural disaster? Rental homers must provide the “basic essentials including electricity, water, heat, plumbing, [...]

August 27th, 2015|Property Management, property owner|

Real Property Management Tidewater Reports Continued Record Growth – Company Signed 60 New Properties Last Quarter

Real Property Management Tidewater (RPMT), a full service Hampton Roads based property management company, today announced that the first half of 2015 was its strongest period of growth since it began in 2010. The company added a record 60 new properties ranking it third in the franchise nationally. The rapid growth was the result of [...]

August 27th, 2015|Property Management, Rentals|

Renter tips and resources for natural disaster preparation

Natural disasters can strike at any time. Depending where you live the likelihood of certain natural disasters change. The west may be prone to earthquakes, the midwest to tornadoes, the east coast to hurricanes, and flooding can occur anywhere. No matter the disaster certain preparations remain the same. Preparations should include the following: 1) Know [...]

August 27th, 2015|Property Management, Rentals, Renters|

Employee Spotlight: – Kelleigh Gibbard

Name: Kelleigh Gibbard Title: Executive Administrator Started: April 2015 Kelleigh Gibbard is the executive administrator to Real Property Management Tidewater’s CEO and provides general office support. In addition to her duties, she shows properties, and assists with move-ins. Kelleigh finds it personally satisfying when she helps a tenant find their new home. Kelleigh has been [...]

July 31st, 2015|Property Management|