Full Month Accounting

Full Month Accounting

So, what is Full Month Accounting and why are so many property management companies moving their accounting practices to it? Full Month Accounting is essentially the concept of processing statements and payments to a property owner at the end of a full month, rather...

How to Screen Potential Tenants for a Rental Property

How to Screen Potential Tenants for a Rental Property

  Finding reliable renters for an investment property is a must. As you well know, if you’re managing your own properties or somebody else’s and collecting the rent, you’ve probably had plenty of envious friends and family say something along the lines of, “Must...

CashFlow is King with Aaron Marshall

CashFlow is King with Aaron Marshall

  Cash Flow is King with Aaron Marshall  Like a lot of people, Keyrenter CEO Aaron Marshall’s journey to financial freedom and entrepreneurship has taken some unexpected turns and setbacks. But with those surprises, there’s been a lot of opportunity along the...

Keyrenter Property Management Expands in Maryland

Keyrenter Property Management Expands in Maryland

MIDVALE, Utah – (October 2020) – Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the Northeast. The company is proud to announce the addition of a new franchise, Keyrenter Metro, in Largo, Maryland....

A Blueprint for Property Managers to Navigate COVID-19

A Blueprint for Property Managers to Navigate COVID-19

    Unfortunately, as states and communities reopen during the pandemic, many Americans continue to struggle with their own individual “new normal,” which can change from day to day and week to week, depending on each person’s occupation and circumstances....

Keyrenter Property Management Makes Inc. 5000 List!

Keyrenter Property Management Makes Inc. 5000 List!

We want to congratulate and thank ALL Keyrenter Franchise Owners! The prestigious Inc. 5000 list ranks Keyrenter Property Management among the Top 27% of fastest-growing private companies in America. Outpacing other property management franchises,  Keyrenter has...

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to Georgia

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to Georgia

MIDVALE, Utah – (July 2020) – Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the Southeast. The company is proud to announce the addition of a new franchise, Keyrenter Atlanta, in Georgia. Business...

Communication is Key for Keyrenter During COVID-19

Communication is Key for Keyrenter During COVID-19

The coronavirus emergency is unchartered waters for large and small businesses. Months into the crisis, business leaders, especially those in the franchise industry, have had to think on their feet and learn new ways to communicate with franchise owners and customers....

Keyrenter Property Management Expands in Colorado

Keyrenter Property Management Expands in Colorado

MIDVALE, Utah – (June 2020) – Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the western United States. The company is proud to announce the addition of Keyrenter Highlands Ranch, Colorado. The...

Summer Maintenance To-Do List for Property Managers

Summer Maintenance To-Do List for Property Managers

Properties can take a beating from season to season. And with summer being a prime time for tenants to move into and out of properties, property managers have their hands full It’s critical to freshen up the curb appeal of residential rentals to attract tenants. In...

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to North Carolina

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to North Carolina

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to North Carolina National Franchise Adds New Location in Huntersville MIDVALE, Utah – (May 2020) – Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the Southeast....

7 Ways to Grow Your Property Management Franchise In a New Territory

7 Ways to Grow Your Property Management Franchise In a New Territory

When beginning to manage a new property management territory, growing your portfolio as fast as possible needs to be near the top of your to-do list. However, whether you’re starting from scratch, or are an established property manager opening up shop in your second...

Keyrenter Property Management Expands Northeast Presence

Keyrenter Property Management Expands Northeast Presence

Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the Northeast. The company is proud to announce the addition of a new franchise location, Keyrenter New England. Business entrepreneurs Megan O’Leary and...

How Property Managers Can Attract and Retain Tenants

How Property Managers Can Attract and Retain Tenants

  As a property manager, an obvious goal is to keep your properties occupied as much as possible. If there is not a tenant in a unit, the property owner is losing money. While more than half of all property rental leases are renewed, it is still important for...

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to Missouri

Keyrenter Property Management Expands to Missouri

Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management, is growing its presence in the Midwest. The company is proud to announce the addition of its newest franchise, Keyrenter St. Charles, Missouri. The new Keyrenter location is owned...

A Force for Good: Keyrenter Hampton Roads’ Rodney Fentress

A Force for Good: Keyrenter Hampton Roads’ Rodney Fentress

Ever since he was a child, Rodney Fentress wanted to be a hero. A former marine turned 20-year veteran of the Norfolk, Virginia, police department, Fentress takes pride in taking care of victims and in his words, “being a bully for the good guy.” “I don’t like seeing...

Do’s and Don’ts: Investing in Single-Family Rentals

Do’s and Don’ts: Investing in Single-Family Rentals

One of the most intriguing and readily available types of rental properties prime for investment are single-family rentals. More than 60 percent of the housing stock in the United States is single-family homes, and nearly 20 percent of these homes are occupied by...

Buy, Renovate, Rent – Keyrenter Franchisee Develops Winning Formula

Buy, Renovate, Rent – Keyrenter Franchisee Develops Winning Formula

Growing up as a self-described “Navy brat,” Calvin Davis of Keyrenter Property Management Richmond, Virginia, didn’t have a family background in entrepreneurship or in real estate. His career in sales began as the manager of a shampoo shop. Not wanting to stay in the...

Technology Sets Keyrenter Apart from Competitors

Technology Sets Keyrenter Apart from Competitors

  While his first career path started in the financial sector and morphed into managing a private real estate investment fund, if you ask Keyrenter franchisee Jonathan Sempsrott what sets Keyrenter apart from the rest of the industry, he is quick to come up with...

10 Things Property Managers Need to Do to Winterize Rental Properties

10 Things Property Managers Need to Do to Winterize Rental Properties

If you’ve ever watched “Game of Thrones” or looked at your calendar, you know one thing is for certain: “Winter is coming.” (Depending on your location, winter might have already arrived.) For those who own rental properties, the winter can be an extremely key time...

Keyrenter Cares Supports Local Communities

Keyrenter Cares Supports Local Communities

A responsibility of living and running a business in a community is taking steps to make it a better place for everyone to grow and thrive. Through Keyrenter Cares, our franchise owners find causes they believe in and organize team projects to benefit their local...

Rental Scammers: Top 10 Scams and How to Avoid Them

Rental Scammers: Top 10 Scams and How to Avoid Them

Searching for the perfect home, for the right price, in a good location, can be incredibly stressful. But when you find that home, it all feels worth it. However, what if the home is “too good to be true,” and doesn’t actually exist? When searching for a rental...

11 Steps for Property Managers to Make Rentals More Eco-Friendly

11 Steps for Property Managers to Make Rentals More Eco-Friendly

If you’re renting out a home or an apartment, you can never go wrong with making your place a little more – or a lot – eco-friendly. After all, climate change and being environmentally responsible is becoming increasingly important to large segments of the public. If...

How to Plan Financially for a New Franchise

How to Plan Financially for a New Franchise

How much is it going to cost me? That’s what everyone wants to know whenever they’re about to make a purchase, whether they're eyeing a pack of chewing gum or the startup costs of a new franchise. But as you probably know, franchises are expensive—and unfortunately a...

Inspirational Entrepreneur Leads From the Trenches

Inspirational Entrepreneur Leads From the Trenches

The corner office is not where you will find Aaron Marshall. The Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the national franchise Keyrenter Property Management prefers to work in the middle of the action. His cubicle is alongside the rest of his team at the company’s...

From Professional Skateboarder to Professional Property Manager

From Professional Skateboarder to Professional Property Manager

Brandon Scholten has always had an independent spirit. Even before becoming a successful entrepreneur and owning the largest Keyrenter office in the company’s franchise system, Brandon and a group of friends from Colorado started a skateboarding company. The team...

Keyrenter Property Management Teams Up with 919 Marketing Company

Leading Property Management Franchise Hires National Franchise Marketing and Public Relations Agency to Expand Keyrenter Franchise Foothold Midvale, Utah – (August 16, 2019) –Keyrenter Property Management, a nationwide leader in residential property management,...

Essential Tips for Rental Homes Owners

For the first time rental property investor, managing your rental home can be challenging. However, with the right knowledge, it is possible to make rental home ownership an enjoyable and profitable venture. In this article, we look at some useful …

How to Assess and Maximize Your Rental Income

As a rental property owner, it is natural to seek maximum profits from your investment. Some landlords find it hard to make a decent profit after expenses. However, there are many ways to increase your rental income even in a …

3 Compelling Reasons to Hire a Property Manager

Are you just starting out on your journey as a landlord? Or, have you been in the business for years and are looking for a change? In either case, hiring a property management company opens a door to resources and support to make more of your property investments....

What Upgrades Increase Profitability for Landlords?

As you prepare your investment property for your first renters, nearly all your decisions hinge on profitability. Many factors contribute or detract from the profitability of your investment. One significant factor is the condition of the property and the need for...

Looking for Rental Homes or Apartments in a New Area

Migrating to a new city or region can be a daunting prospect. If you want to ensure a smooth transition into your new life, you’ll need to perform extensive research on your destination; this includes making sure you know what to look for when deciding on a new home....

Tax-Filling Tips for Landlords

As a landlord, did you know that you technically own a business? You do! This means that you need to file your taxes a bit differently. Depending on how you titled your rental property, some changes can be more complex. However, if you are the single owner of the...

4 Things a Landlord Should Do Every Year

It’s amazing how quickly a year goes by. With our busy schedules, it often seems tenants are asking to renew just days after they sign their lease! Whether or not your tenants choose to rent for another year, this is a great opportunity to take care of some annual...

Why Accepting Payments in Cash is a Bad Idea

If you just have a few tenants, you might think that accepting (or even requiring) the rental payments in cash form is more convenient than waiting for a transaction to clear. However, a number of issues can arise when you accept cash. Most landlords and property...

How Much Rent Should I Charge for My Home?

Once you’ve decided to rent out your home, the next thing to decide is how much rent to charge. This can seem like a daunting task. Don’t be afraid to explore your area and even experiment with rates early on. To make sure you get started on the right track, begin by...

How To Properly Insure Your Rental Property

As a landlord, you are probably already aware of the importance of insurance, but insuring a rental property is different than insuring one’s primary, personal residence. With some time and research however, it is not difficult to understand. When shopping for...

5 Things Landlords Forget to Include in the Lease Agreement

When you are drafting a lease agreement for your tenants before they move in, it’s hard to forget the big, important things like how much the rent costs and who is responsible for maintenance. However, there are plenty of other items that should be included in the...

How to Use Technology to Improve Relations with Your Tenants

Managing one or more properties as a landlord can be stressful. Between making sure that you keep up with repairs, filling vacancies, and collecting rent, you have enough on your plate. Fortunately, there is plenty of technology available to help …

Why Keyrenter?

Our win-win business model was a project of love, painstakingly engineered to reduce work time, effort and stress for everyone involved, while you and your clients build a secure financial future.

No prior experience in real estate or property management …

Your space to find a place!

"With quality homes for rent, lease purchase, or sale, and of experience in the market, why go anywhere else to find your next home rent? Let Keyrenter assist in finding the right place for the right price!"