Should I Upgrade My Rental Property? | Answers from Kansas City Apartment Marketers

Should I Upgrade My Rental Property? | Answers from Kansas City Apartment Marketers We’re not going to act like we don’t understand; upgrades cost money. In some cases, they can cost a lot of money. So it can be hard to determine whether you need an upgrade or not. Here’s the truth: There are a

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7 Mistakes to Avoid When Moving

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Moving     Hiring the Wrong Mover If you hire a mover, make sure you do your research beforehand. There are numerous sites that you can read reviews on moving companies such as Angie’s List and Yelp, but even asking around to your friends and family is likely a good

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The Best Upgrades for a Rental Property (On a Budget)

The Best Upgrades for a Rental Property (On a Budget)   Our expert Kansas City apartment marketers at LeasingKC have found rental upgrades can make or break a property. However, figuring out amenities your renters care about is key to upgrading on a budget. The last thing you want to do is splurge on a

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Types of Brand Elements You Need For a Successful Rental Property

Types of Brand Elements You Need For a Successful Rental Property   With so many apartments, condos, duplexes, and other rental properties available in the Kansas City metro, you need to stand out to maintain success. If you fall by the wayside, renters are more likely to turn somewhere else simply because they don’t recognize

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Quick Tips on Apartment Branding for Kansas City Property Managers

Quick Tips on Apartment Branding for Kansas City Property Managers As with any business, apartment branding is super important for your property and its growth. If you have a strong brand, you will be more likely to draw in more renters while building a unique name for yourself!  LeasingKC has helped property managers across the

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How Do You Write an Apartment Listing? Kansas City Marketing Experts Explain.

How Do You Write an Apartment Listing? Kansas City Marketing Experts Explain.     People say “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but our team at LeasingKC would argue that words can be just as effective as pictures, especially if you want to draw in renters. While you should 100% ensure your listings have

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What to Expect in the Rental Process

What to Expect in the Rental Process   As with most things in the modern world, finding a place to rent can be a complicated process. Here are some tips and tricks to help you find your next rental:   1. Finding Your New Home There are so many options on the market when it

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Top 3 Apartment Marketing Strategies You Shouldn’t Ignore

Top 3 Apartment Marketing Strategies You Shouldn’t Ignore   Effective apartment marketing not only helps you draw in more renters, it also better equips you to retain the renters you already have. We aren’t saying you should spend tons of money to get the most out of your efforts, but we are saying you should

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5 Apartment Maintenance DIY’s

Do you live in a small building that doesn’t have maintenance staff on-site? Do you love the accomplished feeling you get when taking care of your home yourself? Are you handy?   If so, this list might be the list for you! Please remember to speak with your landlord prior to taking on any of

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Where to Eat, Live, and Be Entertained in the Crossroads KC – UPDATED FOR 2021

Where to Eat, Live, and Be Entertained in the Crossroads KC – The All-in-One Guide Out of Kansas City’s recent downtown revival emerged an amazingly rich arts and entertainment district: Crossroads KC. This artistic haven features unique shops and boutiques, delicious bars and restaurants, and some of the top entertainment venues in the city. Anyone

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The Importance of Property Management Social Media Branding

The Importance of Property Management Social Media Branding   Fun fact: in 2005, only about 5% of Americans used social media, and by 2011 that number jumped to 50%. Now, 72% of Americans use some kind of social media. Basically, social media marketing gives you direct access to thousands (heck, even millions) of people. Of

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Social Media for Property Managers: Quick Tips You Should Know

Social Media for Property Managers: Quick Tips You Should Know   Social media allows you to engage and meet prospective renters while strengthening your relationship with current renters. If you’re not using social media as part of your overall marketing strategy, it’s definitely time to get the ball rolling. Who knows how much you could

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Benefits of 3D Virtual Tours for Kansas City Rental Properties

Benefits of 3D Virtual Tours for Kansas City Rental Properties 2021 is all about finding ways to get stuff done without leaving the house. That means, whenever you’re trying to convert leads to leases, online tours should be one of your top methods to improve your conversion rate.  At LeasingKC, we focus not only on

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5 Effective Ways to Improve Your Lead to Lease Conversion

5 Effective Ways to Improve Your Lead to Lease Conversion   Getting new leads is always exciting, but if you aren’t converting your leads to leases, then you may want to rethink your strategy. While the process may seem difficult, our apartment marketing experts at LeasingKC have found that consistency, excellent customer service, and effectively

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Property Management Tips: Growing Your Sense of Community

Property Management Tips: Growing Your Sense of Community   Property management is more than just making sure maintenance requests are completed and making sure rent is received; it is also about building a sense of community and home for the residents who live at your property. You want to make sure that your residents are

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