By Barrett Property Management - Saturday, September 25, 2021
The process of packing and moving is an arduous task that does not often elicit excitement. Because of this, people planning to move may opt to hire a moving company instead of doing it themselves.
In a busy market, it means movers will be hard to find or will have limit...
By Barrett Property Management - Sunday, September 19, 2021
If you have recently purchased an investment property in the Auburn, Grass Valley or Nevada City, California areas with the intent of renting it out, you may be thinking, “How hard can it be to find tenants and manage it myself?!”
For anyone who has prior experience in thi...
By Barrett Property Management - Sunday, September 12, 2021
Summer days are starting to cool down, (even if it’s just a degree or two) and nights are almost cool enough to open the windows; both signs that summer is coming to an end soon and fall is on the way.
Before the weather completely changes, get your fall maintenance list out...
By Barrett Property Management - Thursday, September 2, 2021
Most of us know at least one or two neighbors on our block either by name, or at the very least, by appearance. Usually neighborhood kids and pets are easy to recognize, as well. But what if someone new moved in a block away and started routinely walking around the ne...
By Barrett Property Management - Tuesday, August 31, 2021
The Caldor Fire began 16 days ago on August 14th, just four miles south of Grizzly Flats, located in El Dorado County. Since then, it has been growing at a rapid pace and is quickly outrunning those desperately trying to stop it. The cause of the fire is not currently known...
CDC Eviction Moratorium Overturned by Supreme Court
By Barrett Property Management - Monday, August 30, 2021
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on August 26, 2021 that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) did not have authority to impose a nationwide ban on evictions, thus ending the eviction moratorium that was slated to expire on Oct. 3, 2021 after several extensions.&n...
By Barrett Property Management - Saturday, August 28, 2021
With the current state of the market, it’s not uncommon for a tenant to be given notice that the owner is selling the rental property they are living in and be told they will have to vacate in the near future. I would say about 1/3 of our prospective tenants looking...
By Barrett Property Management - Sunday, August 1, 2021
As a landlord in California, it’s imperative to have a good understanding of the laws regarding security deposits. While they are not required, most landlords choose to hold a deposit in case there are physical or monetary damages that need to be remedied once a tenant va...
By Barrett Property Management - Saturday, July 31, 2021
Air conditioner issues are one of the most common maintenance requests property managers receive during the summer. Even when an AC unit has been properly serviced and maintained, there can still be issues that arise.
If the unit is running, but just not very efficiently...