Home Inspections: A Valuable Real Estate Tool

Joseph Alcott is a Home Inspector at Spartan Home Inspection, a veteran-owned and operated company that provides residential home and termite inspection services. In his role, he evaluates residential properties to ensure compliance with regulations and prevent...

Paving the Way for Affordable Housing in Urban Communities

Devin Howland is the Director of Economic Vitality for the city of Fayetteville, Arkansas. The city’s department focuses on economic mobility and equity through workforce development and small business growth and support. In his role, Devin oversees and manages the...
An Overview of Section 8 in Oklahoma

An Overview of Section 8 in Oklahoma

In Oklahoma, struggling low-income families can get help to pay for their housing accommodation through the Housing Choice Voucher program. This housing assistance program, also known as Section 8, is centrally managed by the US Department of Housing and Urban...

Managing the Eviction Process Gracefully

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...

The Value of Scaling in Property Management

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...

Optimizing a 1031 Exchange To Maximize Asset Value

Kurt Volk is a real estate investor who owns 19 properties in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and St. Louis. He has been investing in real estate since 2009. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn: Kurt Volk talks about his first real estate acquisition and maintaining...
Oklahoma Fair Housing Act: An Overview

Oklahoma Fair Housing Act: An Overview

All tenants must be treated fairly. As a landlord in Oklahoma, you are expected to follow and uphold the Fair Housing Laws. The Fair Housing Act in Oklahoma was established so landlords, renters, buyers and lenders are guided on what are considered as housing...

Minimizing Tax Payments in Real Estate Investments

Caleb Caldwell, CPA is a Partner at CCK Strategies, a tax and business consulting firm. CCK helps small to midsize privately held businesses and entrepreneurs save money through advanced tax strategies and proactive planning. As a passionate public accountant, Caleb...

The Importance of Establishing Core Values

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...

HVAC Systems: Maintenance Considerations and Pricing

Kevin Evans is the Owner of Liberty Air Services, an HVAC contracting company. He received an associate’s degree from Oklahoma State University in 2018. Having completed hundreds of installations, Kevin is an expert in all things heating and air.    ...
Reasons to Invest in Tulsa Real Estate

Reasons to Invest in Tulsa Real Estate

Tulsa is one of the most desirable places to live in the state of Oklahoma. It is once known as the world’s oil capital. Nowadays, Tulsa has grown into a modern metropolitan area and has become a lucrative location for real estate investment. In fact, Tulsa is one of...

DEI: The Foundation for Organizational Success

Mandi Ford Argo is the Director of Tulsa at Venture For America, an initiative creating economic opportunity in American cities by mobilizing the next generation of entrepreneurs and equipping them with the skills and resources they need to create jobs. She focuses on...

How To Rent Your Property With Ease

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...
Best Areas to Invest in Tulsa

Best Areas to Invest in Tulsa

Tulsa is one of the hottest markets in the United States. With over 400,000 residents, it offers great opportunities for real estate investors looking to invest in the Tulsa rental market. Approximately 49% of Tulsa’s population are renting homes. With a low median...

Profitable Real Estate Investment Strategies

Kurt Volk is a real estate investor who owns 19 properties in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and St. Louis. He has been investing in real estate since 2009. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn: Kurt Volk explains the BRRR (buy, rehab, rent, refinance, repeat) strategy and...

Sustaining an Investment Portfolio During Market Changes

Tim Bakamjian is a Broker at Castle Realty. He is also an investor, property manager, and the director of a local real estate investment group that meets monthly in Tulsa, Oklahoma. As an active investor in the real estate industry for over 35 years, Tim owns...

Renting to Own: The Advantages of a Contract for Deed

Brook Reutter is a Managing Member at Stonebrook Investment Group, a real estate investment/holding company. He is also the Supervisor of Corporate Billings and Collections at Verizon. With over 25 years of experience as a residential real estate investor, Brook...

The Entrepreneurial Spirit of Giving & Hustling To Fix Leaks

Jeremy Newkirk is the Owner and Operator of Roof Leaks & Moore in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is accustomed to handling storms of all kinds, from the aftermath of ones that ravage his clients’ homes to the subsequent worries that linger plaguing their minds. Ever since he...

Navigating the Obstacles of Launching Your Big Idea

Vondell Burns is the Founder and CEO of Thankless Production LLC. Her business offers education and professional services to aspiring entrepreneurs. Thankless Production provides a range of professional services and educational opportunities to creative entrepreneurs...

Why You Should Confer With a Mortgage Lender

Marc Marroquin is a Loan Officer at Supreme Lending, a mortgage company dedicated to providing efficient and service-oriented mortgage experiences. In his current role, Marc helps people invest in real estate for personal or investment use. He has 20 years of...

Successes and Failures in Real Estate

Deren Huang is the Owner of Dash Properties, where he manages a rental portfolio of single-family homes. As an experienced real estate investor, he oversees 100 units and actively invests in industrial real estate. Deren first invested in real estate in college when...
13 Keys Of Rental Success

13 Keys Of Rental Success

Successful rental owners follow these guidelines to ensure the success of their rental, and maximize their owning experience. 1. Treat your rental property like a business… because it is a business! 2. Have a financial reserve set aside for the “unexpected.” Placing...

From Engineer to Entrepreneur

Joey Wignarajah is the Managing Partner at 19days, a B2B SaaS (software as a service) venture studio that builds scalable businesses. In his role, he manages the fund operations and helps entrepreneurs rapidly build their operational processes and systems. Through...

How To Raise Capital Using a Growth Perspective

Michael Basch is the Managing Partner at Atento Capital, a return-focused early-stage investment vehicle investing directly in startups as well as through venture funding. In addition to driving returns, Atento Capital concentrates on job creation in Tulsa, Oklahoma....

Strategic Entrepreneurial Approaches

Sean Printz is the Founder and President of Elect Technologies, which distributes networking, server, storage, and support hardware to value-added resellers (VARS), integrators, and managed service providers. He has supported hundreds of IT resellers and integrator...

Back Where It All Began

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...

How To Invest in Real Estate

Corbin Marcotte is the Owner and Real Estate Broker at The Investor’s Broker, a network of realtors, investors, sellers, and buyers. He facilitates real estate investment transactions, including small single-family homes, package deals, mobile home parks, and large...

Exploring New Possibilities in Entrepreneurship

John (Chip) Gaberino is the Owner and CEO of Topeca Coffee Roasters. Topeca was established in 2002 after the global market crash. That’s when Chip and his family developed a way to salvage their coffee business by transporting the product from El Salvador directly to...
Oklahoma Security Deposit Laws

Oklahoma Security Deposit Laws

Oklahoma, just like other states, has a statewide landlord-tenant law, and contained within this law are the security deposit laws. Oklahoma security deposit laws essentially define what a landlord can and can’t do in regards to a tenant’s security deposit.  Landlords...

Streamlining Your Data Using FinTech

Lee Easton is the Founder and President of AeroVision, a software development firm specializing in data and analytics. After a five-year career with ConocoPhillips, Lee expanded AeroVision from a side business into a full-stack development firm. He graduated from...

How To Invest, Renovate, and Manage Your Property Assets

Mat Zalk is the President and Property Manager at Keyrenter Property Management which has offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Arkansas. He focuses on the acquisition and management of single and multi-family residential properties on behalf of himself and a small...

Closing the Deal With Real Estate Investors

Scott Reeves is the Senior Vice President at Chickasaw Community Bank and specializes in commercial banking and real estate. He has been in banking for over 20 years and, in 2021, was recognized as Chickasaw Community Bank’s top producing loan officer. Scott graduated...
Helpful Tips To Help You Have a Successful Move

Helpful Tips To Help You Have a Successful Move

Moving seems like an overwhelming prospect right until the day comes that you need to be out of the property. Fortunately, the appropriate planning and preparation can go a long way toward simplifying the moving process and minimizing your stress on moving day. Moving...
Factors In Hiring A Property Management Firm

Factors In Hiring A Property Management Firm

After you invest your money in a property or a set of properties, you should manage it. For sure, you must have considered whether to manage your property/properties all by yourself or with a property management company’s assistance. A property management firm can...
Traits to Look for in a Property Manager

Traits to Look for in a Property Manager

A great management company maximizes the return on your investment by holding down repair and maintenance costs. They keep rents inline remote investing with local market increases and keeping your property rented to responsible tenants who will pay their rent on...
Hiring a Rental Property Management Company

Hiring a Rental Property Management Company

A landlord has a mountain of responsibilities. While you might want to manage your properties full time, some situations require the help of a rental property management company. Keyrenter Property Management provides expert real estate services throughout the Tulsa,...
Signs It’s Time To Hire A Property Manager

Signs It’s Time To Hire A Property Manager

Are you trying to juggle a bunch of different rental properties at once right now? If so, you might be finding that it’s almost impossible to keep tabs on all your rental properties and give your tenants the attention they need. Rather than continuing to try and...
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...
Tips for Finding the Best Property Manager

Tips for Finding the Best Property Manager

Hiring someone to manage your investment is a big decision, so you need to do your research before choosing one. Essential qualities to look for include organization, honesty, and experience. We at Keyrenter Property Management have the best property managers in...
Reasons to Hire a Property Management Company

Reasons to Hire a Property Management Company

Whether you’re thinking about investing in real estate or already own several rental properties, you should consider hiring a property manager to handle your investments. In addition to saving you a lot of time and stress, allowing a reliable company to handle the...
The Eviction Process: Start to Finish

The Eviction Process: Start to Finish

The eviction process is one of the greatest downsides to owning a rental property. Not only is it a stressful experience, but it can also be painful and incredibly cumbersome. Because of this, it’s crucial to know how to navigate the eviction process both legally and...
7 Benefits of Buy and Hold Rental Properties

7 Benefits of Buy and Hold Rental Properties

Hey, guys. Mat here from Keyrenter Tulsa, available for you always at (918) 351-7000. Today, we’re going to be talking about the seven benefits of buying and holding real estate as an investment. Without further ado, I’ll give you number one: cash flow....
What is Property Management?

What is Property Management?

Managing your own property can be one of the most difficult and challenging tasks. Many landlords find themselves struggling to keep up with rental agreements, which can lead to financial difficulties. One of the best decisions you can make is hiring a property...