Author: Sarah

Keeping In Touch With Your Tenants

Keeping in touch with your tenants is something you will have to do as a Landlord. From leaking faucets to collecting rent you will have to interact with your tenants at some point. Cozy provides a few ways to stay in contact without overwhelming you. E-mails When you list a …

Cozy Payment Methods for Renters

Cozy has a payment system that allows the renters to pay their rent with credit or debit cards, as well as sending bank-to-bank (ACH) payments. These bank-to-bank payments come directly from the renters checking account and are deposited directly into the landlord’s bank account. You no longer have to chase …

Screening: Background and Credit Checks

If you are on the fence about screening your applicants, here is everything you need to know to make an informed decision. What screening services does Cozy offer? Cozy offers two types of screenings. Background check Credit check Cozy gives you the option to do both for $39.99, one for …

When Your Hot-Water Is TOO Hot!

Thermostat If you feel like your hot-water is way too hot, before you call a professional, check the thermostat. Your water being too hot is usually the result of the thermostat being set at too high of a temperature. If this is the case, verify that your hot water heater …

Share Your Listing

Online Rental Applications Once you finish creating a new listing, it is time to start taking applications! If you turned the ‘Accepting Applications’ option on, Cozy will ask if you want to ‘Syndicate Listing’. If you turn this option on, Cozy will post your listing to Realtor.com and Doorstep.com for …

Cozy Property Management Services

Creating New Listings Cozy Property Management Services allows you to create listings for your properties. When you have listings available they market your listing to Realtor.com and Doorsteps (per your permission) Go to Listings Click the ‘Listings’ option in the Menu on the left of the page. Listing Address You …

My Property Management Experience with Cozy

If you are considering doing your own property management, then I am sure you are well aware of all the tasks you will have to take on. Things like listing properties, giving out applications, running credit and background checks, and collecting rent are tedious and time consuming. All these tasks …