Entries by Shawn Whaley

Marietta Square Plans to Open Food Hall

This is exciting news for anyone who loves the concept of food halls and open markets. Atlanta has found popular success with similar endeavors such as Krog Street Market and Ponce City Market. Kennesaw has a similar development, dubbed Kennesaw Marketplace, slated to open in phases this year. But, the Marietta Market will fill a geographical […]

Live In Atlanta? – Join Our Growing Family!

Rent Appeal is growing, and frankly, we could use some help around here! We’re looking for part-time help around the office – a few days a week during morning hours. Interested? Well, then, let’s see if there’s any chemistry between us! Do you live near midtown Atlanta?   Hey – that’s where we are! So far, so […]

Rent Appeal Newsletter, January 2015

We have some big announcements for 2015. Here we go! First, we wish Muriel Wonderly a very happy retirement. Her time with Rent Appeal was invaluable as she helped with startup tasks and served as our maintenance coordinator. Her go-get-em spirit will surely be missed around here! To fill the maintenance role, we’ve partnered with a […]

Can I afford to own rental property?

ental income properties can be great investments. At this moment, conditions are perfect for investing due to low interest rates and the availability of affordable properties. Whether you’re considering purchasing your first rental property, or you’re adding to your portfolio, your first question should always be, Can I afford to own and maintain this property? […]

Website Launch Announcment

Rent Appeal opened its doors in the Atlanta area the beginning of 2014. We’ve already reached many milestones in our journey. One that we’re particularly proud of is this website. It’s still – and will always be – a work in progress, since our goal is to constantly provide the latest technology and create a […]

7 Landscaping Tips to Prep Your Property for Spring

A property’s landscape is often the first thing prospective tenants notice. A yard in dire straights could be construed as neglectful ownership and drive away potential renters.  If your landscaping has been neglected, spring is the perfect time to create some rent appeal. (See what we did there?) PropertyManagementInsider.com provides the following tips on how to get your yard […]

Dog on a Hog

So, off the topic of property management, I was driving today and experienced one of those moments I wish I would have been recording. Coming toward me in the opposite lane of traffic was a man riding a motorcycle, and over his shoulder was his loyal companion, a large dog wearing matching goggles and helmet. […]