Billy Borrouso

April 20, 2022
successful property managers

Qualities of Successful Property Managers

Property management is one of the most difficult, challenging, yet rewarding careers in the real estate industry. In today’s fast-paced world, property managers need to be able to handle more than just their regular duties. It’s not just about collecting rent or getting the resident to talk to you when they want […]
April 13, 2022
insurance coverages landlords need

Insurance Coverages Landlords Need 

You’re on the right page if you’re wondering what insurance coverages landlords need. Being a landlord comes with additional insurance coverages not common to the single-family homeowner. Landlords are vulnerable to risks. Some of these risks are obvious, some not so much! That is why landlords are required to carry a certain […]
April 6, 2022

What to Know Before Closing A Rental Property Investment

Featuring one of the properties we manage at 2534 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA. This Marigny house has an open floor plan, a private courtyard, ceiling fans, wood floors throughout, large closet in bedroom & high ceilings. When you think about closing a rental property investment, there are a few things you […]
March 23, 2022
buying a fixer-upper

Advantages of Buying a Fixer-Upper Rental Property

You might miss some significant advantages if you’ve never considered buying a fixer-upper rental property. Like most investors, you want to buy the best property at the lowest price possible. At times, that means purchasing a fixer-upper because that’s what fits your budget.  We are all for brand new construction, and we […]
March 16, 2022
multifamily rental property

7 Steps to a Multifamily Rental Property

Are you planning to purchase a multifamily rental property? We’ve got you covered! Rental property investment can be an excellent way to build wealth over time. However, the process is not always straightforward. Renting out a property can be enjoyable and frustrating. Preparation is critical to success. We understand that managing a […]
March 9, 2022
net operating income

How Landlords Increase Net Operating Income

Are you wondering how landlords increase net operating income? In the real estate industry, net operating income (NOI) measures how profitable an investment is. Generally speaking, NOI is equal to the revenue from a property less all reasonable operating expenses before taxes.  If you’re a landlord, I’m sure you already know that […]
March 2, 2022

Why Landlords Need Tenant Placement Services in New Orleans

Have you ever signed a lease without being sure that the tenant would pay? Landlords and property managers rarely realize how costly renting to a poor tenant can be. It can lead to thousands of dollars of lost revenue over the lifetime of their tenancy combined with numerous headaches in your everyday […]
February 23, 2022
rental property repair

Ways to Reduce Rental Property Repair Costs 

Property maintenance is a responsibility that every landlord has to deal with. Without proper planning and intelligent decisions, rental property repair costs can quickly get out of hand.  Here are some helpful tips to reduce repair costs for your rental properties. 6 Easy Ways to Reduce Rental Property Repair Costs 1. Purchase […]
February 16, 2022
rental laws in louisiana

Rental Laws In Louisiana: Are You In Compliance?

Every landlord should understand that adhering to rental laws in Louisiana is critical to maintaining a positive landlord-tenant relationship and a pleasant rental experience. Providing these basic landlord/tenant laws to new tenants will avoid potential legal issues.  Here are some tenant/landlord laws in Louisiana you should be aware of.  5 Rental Laws […]