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Welcome to the FBS Rent Sense Blog. We will be posting weekly Rent Sense Articles written by Neil and Chris. These articles can also be seen in major publications such as the San Diego Union Tribune. Our goal is to bring quality information to help counsel those already in or interested in the industry. Check […]

Rent Sense: Best Practices for Renters in 2019

We all know that moving is one of the top stressors.  Your common sense will go a long way in looking for your next home and avoiding online rental scams. Here is our Top 10 list for Renters: Make sure you are utilizing well known sites. For example, Zillow, Hotpads, Trulia. If you find a […]

Rent Sense: Is Month-to-Month Rental Best?

Rent Sense: Is Month-to-Month Rental Best?

Rent Sense: Is Month-to-Month Rental Best? By Neil Fjellestad & Chris De Marco FBS Property Management Some renters prefer a month-to-month rental agreement citing the high unemployment situation in San Diego or their personal current concerns about contractual commitment. It has always been our belief that a long term lease attracts and best serves qualified […]

Rent Sense: Vacancies Need Marketing

Rent Sense: Vacancies Need Marketing

Rent Sense: Vacancies Need Marketing By Neil Fjellestad and Chris De Marco FBS Property Management We understand the importance of professionally marketing a rental vacancy. Making a mistake with “rental pricing” or showing the property before it is “market-ready” can prolong the vacancy or attract non-qualified prospects. Targeted promotion along with a polished presentation will […]