Rental properties can be very beneficial to you and your family. They can help you increase your income with minimal work. Unfortunately, that last part is not true. Rental properties do help you bring in more money but they are a lot of work. Between finding tenants to fill the space, doing background and credit checks, taking care of maintenance issues, and making sure your tenants are treating your property with respect, you will remain busy. And the more rental properties you own, the busier you will be.
But with the help of a trusty and professional property management company you will be able to enjoy more free time and worry less about your properties. But how are you supposed to know which property management company is right for you? Well, Atlantic Property Management is a Top Rated Local® property management company, so you know you will get excellent service when you work with us.
We offer many different property management services to help make your life easier, including rental pricing evaluations, maintenance service programs, rental showings, tenant screening, and so much more. With all that free time not worrying about your rentals, you will have so much free you won’t know what to do with it.
But we don’t want you wasting all of your free time wondering what to do, so we will give you some ideas and inspiration for things to do with all your newly available time!
Read This Blog
Yes, the first activity to do in your free time is read this blog. Not only will it help use up some of your free time, but it will also give your great ideas on other (more fun) ways to use up your free time! So, read on and pat yourself on the back! You made it through the first step.
Start A Collection
Collections are a great way to waste some time. You can collection things that you are passionate about, or even things that may make you some money in the future. Just think back two decades ago, to when Beanie Babies were on every toy shelf. These loveable stuffed animal toys have slowly lost their popularity, but they have not lost value. Some of them are selling for thousands of dollars on eBay. But the point is, collections are not only fun and time consuming, they could also make you money in the future. Or they may just fuel your passion. Maybe you love buttons, start a collection and work to find the coolest buttons. You could find cool antique buttons that you may never have found if you were always worrying about your rentals.
Read A Book
It is hard to find time to read a book nowadays, but with the free time you will get thanks to our property management services, you will be able to read all of the books you have been collecting over the years. If you are collecting books, then you have already completed one of the many activities you can do to use up time. So, read your collection of books or read your favorite book over and over again. Read it from back to front, read it on a train, on a bus, or read it while walking. There are many different places to read your books and ways to read them, so pick up a book or two today and start reading!
Do A Puzzle
You may not think puzzles are fun, but you will certainly have time to complete a puzzle with all the free time you will now have thanks to Atlantic Property Management. Puzzles are a great way to spend some quality time with yourself and enjoy a quiet evening. Puzzles of wolves can make a great piece of art to hang on your wall, just get some puzzle glue and put the puzzle in a frame and voila! You home has a new decoration. Try increasing the intensity of your puzzles. If you haven’t done a puzzle in a while, start with a puzzle suitable for kids. Then get a puzzle with 100 pieces, then 200, then 50, and work your way up to the monster thousand piece puzzles. Pretty soon your puzzle skills will be out of this world and your friends will be truly impressed.
Paint A Picture
Art is a great way to express yourself and let some steam off after a busy day in the office. Paint a picture of a flower, the ocean, or whatever else you want. That best part about painting is that there are no rules and no time limit. You can spend months on the same painting until it is perfect. Or you could paint a picture a day to see how your skill improve. Use watercolor, acrylic, or spray paint to create your masterpieces. Hang these pictures, along with your puzzles, up around your home. Who said you need to spend hundreds of dollars on wall art? Just make your own!
Train Your Dog
There are many different reasons why your dog is acting up. One of those reasons is because you never had time to train them, and while they say “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” we believe that dogs are smarter than that. So, take some time to train your dog, or buy a puppy that you can train, they make great companions. Teach your dog how to sit, lay, stay, play dead, and fetch you snacks from the pantry. Dogs are very smart and can learn just about anything, you just have to put time into teaching them. Look up Youtube videos on how to train your dogs and work on teaching them how to behave like proper pups, your family and friends will thank you.
Visit An Old Friend
Even though your friends may not like you anymore, visiting them could help to rekindle your friendship. Perhaps they were just upset that you never had time to visit them, now you have all the time in the world to visit your friends and win back their love. Or perhaps your friends are just as busy as you are so you haven’t seen each other in years, but now is the time to head out and surprise them! With all the free time you will have, you can plan to take a road trip with your friend and visit everyone in who use to be in your group.
While these ideas are all pretty ridiculous, the point to take away from this blog is that you will have a ton of free time spend doing whatever your heart desires. Whether you spend your free time doing something productive or simply relaxing is up to you, but when you have Atlantic Property Management on your side, you will be able to spend more time doing the things you love, because we will be taking care of your rental properties and their problems for you. View our services and contact us today!