5 Tips to Working with the Best Vendors

Creating a trusting, honest, mutually beneficial relationship with your vendors is easier said than done. These relationships tend to be somewhat confrontational by nature yet, in the long run, creating a partnership with your service providers will be of great benefit to you, as well as to them. By overcoming the “Us vs. Them” mentalityContinue reading “5 Tips to Working with the Best Vendors”

Relations are a Two-Way Street. Property Managers Who “Get Fired” by Vendors

Have you ever had a vendor “fire” you? Were you shocked, or did you expect it? Was the vendor easy to replace, or did you struggle to find someone new that you could trust? While it may not happen often, having a supplier bail on a property manager is not all that unusual. Even thoughContinue reading “Relations are a Two-Way Street. Property Managers Who “Get Fired” by Vendors”

Property Manager vs. Vendor – Why It’s Not a Battle, But a Partnership

Why are so many relationships between property managers and vendors confrontational? While controlling costs is important to successfully managing properties, whether for yourself or for clients, the long-term benefits of building good relationships with your vendors cannot be overstated – or underestimated. If you seem to be in perpetual conflict with your service providers, someoneContinue reading “Property Manager vs. Vendor – Why It’s Not a Battle, But a Partnership”