GTL Real Estate Acquires Revolution Rental Management

Revolution Rental Management Blog

Maintenance and Repairs Commission

Maintenance and Repairs Commission   Todd Ortscheid of  Revolution Rental Management, formerly known as GTL Real Estate, talks about why an additional commission is charged on maintenance and repairs over and above the standard monthly management fee.  

Hiring the Cheapest Management Company

Hiring the Cheapest Management Company You’re probably looking for a management company, otherwise, you probably wouldn’t be reading this blog. So what should you do? Should you just select the company with the cheapest monthly management fee? Probably not, for several reasons. First, you should take note that the monthly management fee, which can be either a flat rate or a percentage of the rent, is only a part of what you’ll be paying for any management company’s services. Depending on which company you hire, you could also be...

Zillow Rent Estimates

Zillow Rent Estimates When we talk to prospective clients, and sometimes even current clients at lease renewal time, we sometimes get questions about rent estimates that the person has seen online, usually on a website such as Zillow. While these estimates are certainly interesting for things like tracking rent trends, they are not very reliable for determining actual fair market rents of a specific house. Analysts have found that estimates on Zillow for example are frequently off by 20-30%. We’ve seen cases where...