Spring Cleaning!

March 27, 2015

Spring cleaning. Either you love it or you hate it. Well for all of you who love it, you’re probably getting pretty excited! For those of you who hate it, just remember not to overwhelm yourself. Believe it or not, most chores only take 10 minutes. If you start room by room,... Read More

Turning In Your Keys

February 13, 2015

As we approach moving season, we wanted to take some time to address the importance of turning in keys to your property manager upon vacating your apartment. This is always the final detail after all the packing, loading, transporting, cleaning, etc., but it’s a detail that is often thought of... Read More

The Lowdown on Rent Going Up

December 16, 2014

This month’s blog is written by our owner, John McKenzie. As owners and managers of apartments we are frequently asked, “Why do rents go up when our lease is renewed”? Interestingly people rarely ask other businesses why their prices go up. Maybe it is because rents are frozen for the... Read More

Save Money on Heating!

October 30, 2014

The calendar has flipped to November and it only gets colder from here. I know I had my heat on as of about a month ago so I am always looking for ways to save on heating costs! Some of these tips will be very helpful. However, I do quite... Read More

Understand What You Sign

October 16, 2014

When you rent an apartment with McKenzie Apartment Company, you and your Property Manager will sign a lease. This document gives you the right to occupy your new home for as long as the lease remains in effect. Before you sign a lease, you might wonder what the best lease... Read More

The Importance of Renters Insurance

September 12, 2014

Did you know that most landlords’ insurance only covers the building itself, not what’s in it? That means your computer, your guitar or any of your valuable possessions may not be covered if lost, stolen or damaged. According to statistics, over 40 million renters lack insurance for their rental, which... Read More