Archive for August, 2013

Rent Sense: Some things don’t change- Part 2

Posted: 30th August 2013 by Melissa in Rent Sense

Rent Sense: Some things don’t change By Neil Fjellestad and Chris De Marco FBS Property Management  Part II If you’re a local rental owner now you hold a winning ticket if you want a preferred retirement. A preferred retirement includes a personal residence plus rental properties held without debt and managed by professionals. This financial […]

Best Practices- New Laws- Are you compliant?

Posted: 29th August 2013 by Melissa in Rent Sense
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Best Practices- New Laws By  Lucinda Lilley We have asked FBS Vice President, Lucinda Lilley, to present a series of articles “Best Practices for Independent Rental Owners” that will be available in various publications from time to time and become a regular feature at Rent Sense. Lucinda is a Certified Property Manager (CPM) and a […]

To be a successful property management company in the modern economy you must become a respected rental housing provider in your market. Experience is imperative and solid reputation within the industry is important but beyond this you must engage the consumer audiences within your market. We maintain ourselves accessible as rental housing experts throughout the […]

Rent Sense: Some things don’t change

Posted: 23rd August 2013 by Melissa in Rent Sense

Rent Sense: Some things don’t change By Neil Fjellestad and Chris De Marco FBS Property Management San Diego is a great place to live but an expensive place to build, own, improve and maintain residential properties. Nearly fifty percent of the area’s residents rent and will continue to do so even as the local economy […]

Rent Sense: Another Economic Perspective By Neil Fjellestad and Chris De Marco FBS Property Management We have built a healthy San Diego business out of advising independent real estate investors, acquiring and managing rental properties for clients while providing superior housing alternatives for qualified renters. More than four decades with properties in 69 zip codes […]

Fjellestad, Barrett & Short (FBS) is the San Diego property management company of choice for residential properties, rental homes, condos, townhomes and apartments for rent in Clairmont, Bay Park (92117) and Linda Vista (92111). FBS fills more residential vacancies, collects more rent and supervises more property maintenance in 92117 and 92111 than other San Diego […]

KTS Legal Questions August 2013

Posted: 5th August 2013 by Melissa in Legal Questions

Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP Landlord/Tenant Questions & Answers Ted Kimball, Esq. August, 2013 1. Question: I have a 2 bedroom apartment rented to 2 roommates. One roommate always pays the rent on time. The other roommate is habitually late. Can I do an eviction based on a partial payment even though the month […]

Rent Sense: Respect Your Customers By Neil Fjellestad and Chris De Marco FBS Property Management Independent rental owners contact us daily for advice and seek our management help to optimize rental operations. We ask the hard questions – what specifically are they doing to motivate renters to sign a long-term lease at top rental rates […]