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We know we have a lot of experience to share, and we want to tell Orlando investors and Central Florida landlords everything they need to know to be successful.

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Real Estate Property Management Fees in Central Florida Explained

Investment property owners who choose to use a property management company may have questions about where their fee money goes. While we can’t speak for other organizations, when you work with The Realty Medics, we can explain real estate property management fees in Central Florida.  Common Property Management Fees Leasing Fee Finding the right tenant …
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Central Florida Housing Market: Checking The Crystal Ball for 2024 Orlando Real Estate Investing

*** Disclaimer*** We don’t actually have a crystal ball and can’t guarantee any predictions below. Data and statistics can lag and can often take 6-12 months to be released. Also, we don’t offer predictions on winning lottery numbers; please don’t ask. What will happen to the Central Florida housing market in 2024? To consider possible …
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Understanding Your Orlando Lease Agreement

Whether you just signed your lease or have rented the same place for a while, you should know what your lease says. Nothing is more important than reading everything in your lease. If you have trouble understanding your Orlando lease agreement, contact your property manager. Bear in mind that an attorney has reviewed and approved …
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Top Neighborhoods for Orlando Rental Property Purchases

Interest rates for Orlando rental property investments have begun to decline (6 weeks straight of decreases). Whether you’re looking to add rental homes to your portfolio or you’re ready to make your first rental property purchase, you need to make sure you’re getting the best return on your investment. That means finding areas with affordable …
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Investment Property Tax Benefits

When tax time rolls around, many new rental property investors worry about tax implications. What can they write off as business expenses? Will they end up owing more than they estimated? We have great news! Your investment property tax benefits can outweigh your tax liabilities when you file your returns.  *Disclaimer: we are not tax …
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Efficient Property Managers Fill Vacant Rental Property ASAP

Vacant rental property in Orlando can quickly become a financial drain on the owner. If a property isn’t making money, it’s burning it. Even without a mortgage, leaving a house vacant opens up the potential for problems. That’s why it’s so important to get a rental home ready and the right tenants placed quickly. Having …
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The Real Estate Investor’s Essential Guide to Understanding Property Owner Statements

When you own investment property in the Orlando area, how do you know if you’re getting a good return on your investment (ROI)? It starts by having the right data at your fingertips, especially when it comes to property owner statements. With The Realty Medics, you’ll always have access to vital information about your rental …
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5 Property Preventative Maintenance Must-Dos That Can Save Costly Headaches

As a rental property owner, you want to make sure your investment stays in good working order. Just like your primary residence, property preventative maintenance can prevent costly issues down the line. We recommend periodic inspections for every rental property, confirming tenant care and catching problems early while they’re still small. Air Conditioning In Central …
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What Happens When You Submit a Maintenance Request

When your toilet won’t stop running, the kitchen light burns out, or garbage disposal gets stuck, what should you do? As a renter, you have the benefit of submitting requests for repairs and maintenance work. So what happens when you submit a maintenance request?  Submit All Maintenance Requests in the Tenant Portal While you can …
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Does the Investment Property Deal Make Sense? What to Look for Before Purchasing

When you decide to add rental properties to your portfolio, how do you know if it’s a solid investment? It doesn’t matter whether you’re new to real estate investing, or a seasoned owner. Before pulling the trigger on any rental home purchase, smart investors ask themselves: Do the numbers for the investment property deal make …