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Aug
22
Landlord Insurance

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Rental properties are a big investment, so making sure you are protecting your investment is a must! Here is a breakdown of what your landlord insurance can cover:







Property damage: This covers damage to the home itself and personal property due to fire, storm damage, theft, vandalism and tenant damage. Ideally, your landlord insurance will cover the replacement costs for your entire rental property in the event of a total loss.







Liability insurance: This coverage protects you against liability claims and lawsuits. Whether a tenant, visitor or even a trespasser is injured on your rental property, you could find yourself in a legal headache. Your liability insurance will help you ...


Aug
02
Way To Save On Utilities

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Here are some helpful tips to reduce your utility bills!



1. Light Bulbs


Replace standard incandescent light bulbs with energy-saving CFLs, which provide high-quality light output, use 75% less energy, and last 6–10 times longer than standard incandescent light bulbs, saving money on energy bills and replacement costs, according to the US Department of Energy.




2. Thermostat


Get a programmable thermostat. Set the program around your schedule to save on your heating and cooling bills.




3. Laundry


Try to avoid doing partial loads of laundry, this saves on both power and water costs. Wash your laundry in cold water whenever possible as well.




4. Blinds and Window Coverings


Hang blinds, shades ...


Jun
28
Pool Safety


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When it comes to pools, it’s all about safety first! Here are some common safety recommendations.





  • Never leave a child unattended in the pool or pool area.




  • Because flotation devices and swimming lessons are not substitutes for supervision, a child should always be watched when in or around the pool area.




  • CPR/CCR instructions and the 911 emergency number (or local emergency number) should be posted in the pool area.




  • A phone should be located in the pool area or easily accessible in case of an emergency.




  • All residential pool owners should attend water rescue and CPR/CCR classes. Lifesaving equipment should be easily accessible and stored n the pool area.




  • All gate locks and latches should be...


May
17
Ultimate East Valley Resource Guide

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Utility Companies:



Electric-


SRP (Salt River Project) - 602-236-8888 (services Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Phoenix, Tempe, Apache Junction & Queen Creek)


APS (Arizona Public Service) - 602-371-7171 (services certain areas of Chandler, Gilbert, Phoenix, Scottsdale)



Water/Sewer/Trash -


City of Mesa - 480-644-2221


Town of Gilbert - 480-503-6800


City of Chandler - 480-782-2280


City of Tempe - 480-350-8361


City of Phoenix - 602-262-6251


City of Phoenix - 480-312-5650


Town of Queen Creek - 480-358-3450


Johnson Utilities - 480-987-9870



Gas


Southwest Gas - 877-860-6020


City of Mesa – 480-644-2221




Internet/TV/Phone Providers (call for service areas):


Century Link - 877-720-3428


Cox Communications &n...


Apr
30
How much does it cost to move?

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Wondering how much it cost to move? There are a lot of factors to take into consideration. Local vs. out of state, full service, packing services, weight, distance, etc.


According to HomeAdvisor here are some average moving costs:



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Here is a breakdown of some common moving costs



  • Truck Rentals – if you want to do it yourself, you can sometimes rent a truck for as little as $20 a day depending on size, availability and location. Some places you can rent a truck would be U-Haul , Home Depot , Budget truck , Penske truck , etc.



  • Professional movers – save yourself time and the backache and hire movers to do the heavy lifting. For a local move, this can range from a couple hundred dolla...

TCT Property Management Services, LLCLess

TCT Property Management Services, LLC

2500 S Power Road #121

Mesa, AZ 85209

T: (480) 632-4222

F: (480) 632-4226

E: info@tctproperties.com


Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:30AM-5:00PM, Friday 8:30AM-4:00PM


2500 S Power Road #121

Mesa, AZ 85209

T: (480) 632-4222

F: (480) 632-4226

E: info@tctproperties.com


Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:30AM-5:00PM, Friday 8:30AM-4:00PM


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Jennice Doty, Designated Broker


For AFTER BUSINESS HOURS maintenance EMERGENCY, please call 480-632-4225 and the on-call property manager will assist you

Jennice Doty, Designated Broker


For AFTER BUSINESS HOURS maintenance EMERGENCY, please call 480-632-4225 and the on-call property manager will assist you

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