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Leasing & Property Management Committee Online Resource Center

Investment Property Sheet

Investment Presentation 

Maintenance Solutions 

Digital Office Training Presentation

Property Management Accounting: Protecting Your Assets

New Texas Proposed Eviction Rules

 

Risk Reduction Podcast: Vacant Property
Attorney Thomas Gregory discusses legal risks associated with listing and leasing vacant properties in a Legal Affairs podcast. Gregory will include risk mitigation tips.

The long-awaited Texas Association of REALTORS® Lease Video is now available. 
The video provides a paragraph-by-paragraph overview of the Texas Association of REALTORS® Residential Lease (TAR 2001). As a property manager, you can use this video to help explain the lease to both landlords and tenants.  Watch the video!

Mark Kreditor Presentation on Policies & Procedures

Applications Made Easy

The Dos and Don’ts of Property Management 

Investing in Single Family Homes for Consumers

City Responses to Landlord Tenant Registration

The fifth session of the free property management Webinar series focused on property-management forms. Download this .pdf to learn about the forms used in property management.

Protect Your Business with Photos
MetroTex Leasing and Property Management Committee

 

May 25, 2011
Jim Gaines Presentation to MetroTex Leasing & Property Management Committee

Hexter Fair Economic Forecast

 

The Texas Association of REALTORS is a great resource for Property Managers. Their online resources include documents and video content that every property manager will find valuable. These resource are only available upon login at www.TexasRealEstate.com.

Their Property Management resources are included here.

TAR Leasing & Property Management Forms are included in their Zipform library.  Property Management forms begin with Form #2200. The Lease forms and addendum begin with Form #2000. A link to the blank forms is available here. Simply filter by Category.

 

Property Management Software:

AppFolio: Online Property Management Software

AppFolio provides cost-effective, web-based rental property management software that allows apartment and residential property managers to more effectively market, manage and grow their business. Our rental property software includes complete accounting and property management functionality with the ability to email work-orders, owner statements and resident communications. Integrated marketing features allow you to post vacancy ads to your website and hundreds of listing sites on the Internet. Integrated applications for prospective renters allow prospects to apply to rent apartments and homes online. Residents can also pay rent online each month—this is included with the monthly subscription fee. Data can be automatically migrated from your existing rental management software and outstanding service and training are included with the simple monthly fees. 

Propertyware: Property Management Solution

Propertyware software is designed to help single-family, low density and small residential property managers operate more efficiently on a daily basis. We provide state-of-the-art online property marketing, management and accounting software for web-based property management. If you are a landlord, a fee manager, or an asset manager of real-estate owned (REO) properties, the Propertyware team and mobile platform will provide world-class services to grow your business and keep your tenants and owners happy. Propertyware is designed to replace your patchwork of property management solutions with one single integrated platform. With all of your data stored in the property management cloud, you can access it anytime with an internet connection. Your customers can have all the information they need at their fingertips as you share leases, work order status, rental documents, owner statements and communications through customized customer portals for owners and tenants. Propertyware software can help you fill more vacancies, renew more leases, save time, cut costs and boost profits. 

LandLordStation

Tenant Screening. We are an authorized Credit Marketing partner of Trans Union. We work through their SmartMove credit gateway to provide 24/7 Internet access to credit reports, nationwide criminal searches, eviction notices, and other personal information to landlords for their use in determining the suitability of potential tenants. We remain in compliance with all applicable laws and requirements, which allows our landlords to retrieve screening information without the burden of compliance and Credit Reporting Agency Fees. No site visits, no memberships, just the information that you need to make an informed leasing decision. 

Listings Management. Why spend hours managing your own listings on the many listings sites like Zillow, Trulia, Vast etc? Save time (lots of it) by using our Listings Management Tool. Manage all of your properties from a single console and let us push them out dozens of sites all over the web. Maximum exposure, minimum effort. 

Document Management. LandlordStation allows you to integrate your own documents (such as applications and leases) into our Document Management System. Modify, execute, and store them all in our secure cloud for easy access from anywhere. We partner with industry leader Docusign to provide a proprietary product aimed specifically at landlords and property managers.

Local Vendor Searches. Powered by Yelp! Need a plumber or other professional vendor? Search our database of thousands of providers in your area. The search is local to your specifications with a five-star rating system and up-to-date reviews to make your choice a little easier. 

SimplifyEm Property Management Software

Empowering Property Managers and Real Estate Investors

SimplifyEm was founded in 2006 and it is headquartered in Fremont, California. Our mission is to build the easiest to use property management software for property managers and real estate investors. We do that by using latest web technologies and spending a lot of time listening to our customers making sure we understand their needs and have built the right solution for them. 

National Association of Residential Property Managers

NARPM® is the professional, educational, and ethical leader for the residential property management industry.

We are an association designed for real estate professionals who know first-hand the unique challenges of managing single-family and small residential properties. NARPM® offers an effective, professional learning environment for owners of property management companies and their employees.

Leasing & Property Management Committee Online Resource Center

Investment Property Sheet

Investment Presentation 

Maintenance Solutions 

Digital Office Training Presentation

Property Management Accounting: Protecting Your Assets

New Texas Proposed Eviction Rules

 

Risk Reduction Podcast: Vacant Property
Attorney Thomas Gregory discusses legal risks associated with listing and leasing vacant properties in a Legal Affairs podcast. Gregory will include risk mitigation tips.

The long-awaited Texas Association of REALTORS® Lease Video is now available. 
The video provides a paragraph-by-paragraph overview of the Texas Association of REALTORS® Residential Lease (TAR 2001). As a property manager, you can use this video to help explain the lease to both landlords and tenants.  Watch the video!

Mark Kreditor Presentation on Policies & Procedures

Applications Made Easy

The Dos and Don’ts of Property Management 

Investing in Single Family Homes for Consumers

City Responses to Landlord Tenant Registration

The fifth session of the free property management Webinar series focused on property-management forms. Download this .pdf to learn about the forms used in property management.

Protect Your Business with Photos
MetroTex Leasing and Property Management Committee

 

May 25, 2011
Jim Gaines Presentation to MetroTex Leasing & Property Management Committee

Hexter Fair Economic Forecast

 

The Texas Association of REALTORS is a great resource for Property Managers. Their online resources include documents and video content that every property manager will find valuable. These resource are only available upon login at www.TexasRealEstate.com.

Their Property Management resources are included here.

TAR Leasing & Property Management Forms are included in their Zipform library.  Property Management forms begin with Form #2200. The Lease forms and addendum begin with Form #2000. A link to the blank forms is available here. Simply filter by Category.

 

Property Management Software:

AppFolio: Online Property Management Software

AppFolio provides cost-effective, web-based rental property management software that allows apartment and residential property managers to more effectively market, manage and grow their business. Our rental property software includes complete accounting and property management functionality with the ability to email work-orders, owner statements and resident communications. Integrated marketing features allow you to post vacancy ads to your website and hundreds of listing sites on the Internet. Integrated applications for prospective renters allow prospects to apply to rent apartments and homes online. Residents can also pay rent online each month—this is included with the monthly subscription fee. Data can be automatically migrated from your existing rental management software and outstanding service and training are included with the simple monthly fees. 

Propertyware: Property Management Solution

Propertyware software is designed to help single-family, low density and small residential property managers operate more efficiently on a daily basis. We provide state-of-the-art online property marketing, management and accounting software for web-based property management. If you are a landlord, a fee manager, or an asset manager of real-estate owned (REO) properties, the Propertyware team and mobile platform will provide world-class services to grow your business and keep your tenants and owners happy. Propertyware is designed to replace your patchwork of property management solutions with one single integrated platform. With all of your data stored in the property management cloud, you can access it anytime with an internet connection. Your customers can have all the information they need at their fingertips as you share leases, work order status, rental documents, owner statements and communications through customized customer portals for owners and tenants. Propertyware software can help you fill more vacancies, renew more leases, save time, cut costs and boost profits. 

LandLordStation

Tenant Screening. We are an authorized Credit Marketing partner of Trans Union. We work through their SmartMove credit gateway to provide 24/7 Internet access to credit reports, nationwide criminal searches, eviction notices, and other personal information to landlords for their use in determining the suitability of potential tenants. We remain in compliance with all applicable laws and requirements, which allows our landlords to retrieve screening information without the burden of compliance and Credit Reporting Agency Fees. No site visits, no memberships, just the information that you need to make an informed leasing decision. 

Listings Management. Why spend hours managing your own listings on the many listings sites like Zillow, Trulia, Vast etc? Save time (lots of it) by using our Listings Management Tool. Manage all of your properties from a single console and let us push them out dozens of sites all over the web. Maximum exposure, minimum effort. 

Document Management. LandlordStation allows you to integrate your own documents (such as applications and leases) into our Document Management System. Modify, execute, and store them all in our secure cloud for easy access from anywhere. We partner with industry leader Docusign to provide a proprietary product aimed specifically at landlords and property managers.

Local Vendor Searches. Powered by Yelp! Need a plumber or other professional vendor? Search our database of thousands of providers in your area. The search is local to your specifications with a five-star rating system and up-to-date reviews to make your choice a little easier. 

SimplifyEm Property Management Software

Empowering Property Managers and Real Estate Investors

SimplifyEm was founded in 2006 and it is headquartered in Fremont, California. Our mission is to build the easiest to use property management software for property managers and real estate investors. We do that by using latest web technologies and spending a lot of time listening to our customers making sure we understand their needs and have built the right solution for them. 

National Association of Residential Property Managers

NARPM® is the professional, educational, and ethical leader for the residential property management industry.

We are an association designed for real estate professionals who know first-hand the unique challenges of managing single-family and small residential properties. NARPM® offers an effective, professional learning environment for owners of property management companies and their employees.