Contractors and Service Providers Are an Extension of Your Property Management Team. To Choose the Right Ones, Understand Your Company’s Culture.

Successful property management depends on the effectiveness of your contractors and/or service providers. This is true whether you are self-managing or you have hired a professional management company. It all comes down to teamwork – the contractors are an extension of your property management team. The right contractors should integrate Read more

Rachuba Management Named One of Top 5 Property Management Companies Nationwide

Twice annually, Satisfacts research publishes its list of top multifamily property management companies throughout the United States. This list is compiled using their proprietary epiQ score, which is designed to effectively determine how well “management companies are able to attract, retain, and satisfy residents throughout the entire renter lifecycle.” (Satisfacts, Read more

HOA Management: The Pros and Cons of Hiring a Professional vs. Doing it Yourself

According to 2019 data published by the Community Associations Institute, there are 351,000 community or homeowners’ associations (HOA) in the U.S. and 73.9 million people have chosen to live in a community governed by an association. These numbers will continue to grow as 77% of new housing is part of Read more

5 Simple Steps to Take Before Your Construction Project Begins

For any construction manager, change orders – formal requests to amend the initial contract to change a project’s price, schedule, or scope – are a necessary part of life. However, a diligent construction manager knows avoiding change orders is the most effective way to ensure a project is completed on Read more