National Flood Insurance Program: Filing a Claim

National Flood Insurance Program: Filing a Claim

With massive storms, come massive insurance claims. Residents and businesses that fell victim to Harvey and Irma can purchase low-cost policies in high-risk areas. The standard homeowner’s insurance policy typically does not cover flood damage. Flood victims can seek assistance from Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster assistance. There is also the Individuals and Households […]

Why you should hire a property manager for your rental office space

Property management companies and Signal Real Estate Services don’t only serve residential properties, but your commercial properties as well. Ultimately, your investment, residential or commercial, is a business and Signal Real Estate Services will treat it as such. We provide exceptional and experienced management strategies that allow you to focus on other endeavors as your […]

DIY vs. Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

DIY vs. Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

This seems like a recurring topic, but the reasoning behind working with Signal Real Estate Services vs. “doing it yourself” is an important one! When owning a property in Southwest Florida (or anywhere), it’s crucial to decide to take on the tasks of managing the property- for us, it’s a no-brainer. Here are a few […]

Make More Money on Your Rental Properties by Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

Make More Money on Your Rental Properties by Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

The best way to increase revenue in your rental properties, is not by having MORE, but making more money on your current portfolio. Decrease vacancy- by hiring Signal Real Estate Services, you will decrease vacancies by aiming for a long-term tenant that creates low turnover. When turnover occurs, create the last turnaround time as possible. […]

Transition Tenants to the Neighborhood

Most times, tenants are new to the neighborhood when moving into a property. Being an excellent landlord or using an excellent property management company, like Signal, it’s important to help the tenants get comfortable and enjoy their new home and surroundings. It’s the right thing to do. It’s a great service and gives the landlord […]

Multi-Family Housing Trends for 2017

Multi-Family Housing Trends for 2017

In Naples, owning multifamily properties is not a rarity. Here are the latest trends to come in 2017! Remember: nothing is “too much” and you’ll have to put yourself in your renters shoes and put properties more in line with their expectations. Attract a Diverse Demographic- There are many types of cultures in the SWFL […]

A House to a Home

A House to a Home

Often times we see houses as a structure with a few rooms and bathrooms, but it’s so much more than that. Yes it is an object, but it’s also a place where memories are made. A house turns into a home. All the noises that come from babies crying, friends playing, and kids practicing the […]

Everything is Better in the Fall

Everything is Better in the Fall

Although, we live in Florida and don’t get much of any season besides hot and humid. For the first time ever, October is the most popular month to get married. Although the spring months are usually the best time to buy real estate, fall may be the new ideal season to buy a home. A […]

See Ya Next Year, Summertime!

See Ya Next Year, Summertime!

As summer winds down, take out a few hours to part ways with all the things you definitely won’t miss. Old beach towels can be put to better use than gathering dust and taking up space in your closet. Animal shelters accept old towels as donations which come in handy for cleaning up messes, bathing […]