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Easily Retain Tenants & Employees Like Stephanie Clark Does!

What we do as property managers at Stephanie Clark Property Management has a personal impact on the lives of real people in our own community.  If you think about it, a home is very a personal matter and where people

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Lower Your Price to Avoid Vacancy Loss & Rent Faster

In my experience, when a homeowner lists their home for rent, they have a specific price in mind that they must (per their input) achieve to cover their expenses, including their management fee.  This is perfectly reasonable and a lofty goal

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Posted in Education/Informing, Opinion

Keep Mold Away With Sandra’s Home Trainin’!

Here’s to Being Mold-Free!  Well…Kind of!  The mold class lunch and learn was hosted by Emergency Restoration Services locally and there was no alcohol served at this event despite the festive photo of me and my home-girl Jill!  It was

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Posted in Education/Informing, Maintenance, Opinion, Property Management Blog

Relax, Take It Easy, Slow Down, Just Breath, Smell the Roses, & Turn Off Your Dang Phone Already!

What’s on my mind today is finding balance and peace at work and home.  Finding time to relax has never been harder than it is right NOW.  Everyone has a phone on them at all times, and they know that

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Understand Vacancy Loss – Treat your rental like a business!

Because you GOTTA rent your home Many of our homeowners are in the landlording business because they have to be, not because they want to be.  They are not investors-types that are planning and saving for out-of-pocket costs that result from

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Posted in Education/Informing, Marketing, Opinion, Property Management Blog

You Can Rent Your Waterfront, Luxury, High-End Home! Preparation is the Key!

Frequently I get calls from prospective clients with high-end, waterfront, or other luxury homes who want to know if their upscale abode is viable as a rental property.  The answer is absolutely!!  People do lease homes that command rents over $3,000, $4000 and even higher!  There is most

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Posted in Marketing, Opinion, Property Management Blog

The Importance of Vendor Selections and License & Insurance

I’ve not yet met an owner who didn’t want to spend the least amount possible on repairs.  For many owners, the term “investment property” is a fancy way of saying “we are under water and can’t sell it.”   That doesn’t mean that

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Suburban home with front porch

Why Us?

Stephanie Clark Property Management has been delivering outstanding service to homeowners, investors and tenants in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake and Norfolk since 1995. Whether you own a home that you are not able to sell or you already have investment property but are not satisfied with your current property management company, we can help! You may be tired...
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