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Colorado Renter's Insurance More Important Than Ever

Colorado Renter's Insurance More Important Than Ever

No doubt, you've been watching the effects of hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. Thousands of people have lost everything in these storms, reinforcing the idea that Colorado renter's insurance is more important than ever.

TOP 5 Property Management Mistakes

"Self-managed" rental properties often cause those in charge a lot of pain, and can cost you a LOT of money. Hire the professionals! Here are 5 mistakes made in property management.

1.You don’t have a professionally written property management agreement.
2.You don’t put the security deposit in a proper trust account.
3.You don’t make the tenant sign a move-in and move-out form.
4.You incorporate a lease-purchase agreement into the lease agreement.
5.You don’t collect the proper funds before tenants move in.

Your Colorado Springs lease agreement matters

It is important to be aware of changes to real property law and contract law. Perhaps what is more valuable is to have a lease reviewed by a lawyer who specializes in landlord/tenant law. Our management professionals always make use of a carefully worded Colorado Springs, Colorado lease agreement that has been reviewed by an attorney.

The Importance of Renter’s Insurance….

Picture This: You just got home from a long day on the job. It’s a Friday and you’re ready to kick your feet up and enjoy a “cold one”. You take your shoes off at the door, grab a drink, and head down to the basement to relax. Take one step off the stairs and “SLUSH!” Your basement is flooded. Not only is your sock wet, but so is your TV, your favorite couch, and that brand new ping-pong table you just bought for Christmas. NOW WHAT?? Who’s responsible?

Garbage Disposal Tips and Tricks!

Garbage disposals are handy, but they sure can be a headache! Often times, however, they are an easy fix. Here are a few tips and tricks on keeping your garbage disposal clean and up and running!

Sprinkler Winterization

Winter is in the air! Therefore, so is the first winter freeze. It is critical for the maintenance and well being of your home or rental, to have your sprinkler systems properly winterized.

*If your residence has a sprinkler system, now is the time to have your sprinkler blow-out scheduled. Contact your local professionals to have this done.

*Failure to have sprinklers blown out can result in pipe freezing and potential flooding of your property.

NOTE: Tenants should provide proof of their winterization to the office for documentation

Spring Cleaning Checklist!

Spring is officially in the air! We welcome the warmer weather with open arms. As hard as it will be to keep Coloradans INSIDE this season, we must not forget about our much needed Spring Cleaning. Here is a simple checklist of items to make sure you have addressed while refreshing your home this Spring. Happy Spring Cleaning to All!

-Windows and window tracks
-Walls
-Baseboards
-Mattresses
-Vents
-Deep Clean the fridge
-Dust ceiling fans
-Sanitize trashcans
-Behind appliances
-Lay fresh cabinet lining

Why You Should Use Your Tenant Portal

The use of the online tenant portal is essential for a smooth tenancy at our properties here at All County. It is designed with the tenant's convenience in mind! Each unit is assigned a unique Username and Password for log in. Once in your tenant portal, there are several capabilities this portal has to assist you as a tenant.

Top 3 Ways Colorado Springs Property Owners Can Protect Their Home This Winter Season!

Preventative maintenance is one of the best ways an owner can protect one of their most valuable assets. Protecting your home from the winter elements with routine maintenance can potentially save you as an owner a lot of money in the future. Below are our top 3 ways to protect your home this Winter season.

1) Routine Furnace Checks / Boiler Maintenance

2) Sprinkler Blow-Outs / Hose Disconnects

3) Hot Water Heater Maintenance

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