Empire Property Management loves to raise the rent. Not that we like hurting struggling families with an additional burden, but we know that in the end it is best for all if we keep the rents at market value.
“If you have to eat it all at once its going to hurt” Regular maintenance to your rental property is so vitally important to its ultimate success. Budgets and wishes aside, the law of nature do not stop for
Empire loves payday for our owners. It closes the month and it is ultimately a measure of our success. But what we do not love is tracking down lost checks in the mail. The once steadfast USPS is falling fast. In recent years
Being a landlord is about watching your pennies and working those extra hours to take care of your property, so that someday your property can take care of you. With so many of our expenses out of our control, a seeming
We are often queried why Empire makes owner payments on or before the 19th of the month. We understand the importance of getting your money to you as quickly as we can. However, there are several factors leading to
The passage of SB 390 this fall is making some big changes in Oregon Landlord Tenant Law. Landlord and tenant advocacy groups are both claiming victory. However, those in the trenches managing property clearly see that there was no victory
One of our motto’s here at Empire (we have a lot of them) is “it is easier to keep up than to catch up”. With this motto is mind we have decided early on when we just managing our
Even with the best of inspections and meticulous maintenance, eventually every bathroom needs a partial or complete rehabilitation. Just the simple fact of our not so perfect world we live in is that nothing lasts forever. Good landlording starts