IKOS INSIGHTS

Tips & tricks for residential real estate investors.

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Setting your rent price

Tenants want a rent price that is affordable, fairly reflects the value they receive, and makes sense given the neighborhood’s market. This is why ...

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Where We Work: Lawrenceville

If you're looking to live in a fun, hip neighborhood with lots of cool things to do, rent a place in Lawrenceville​.   Lawrenceville is one of the ...

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Seven tips for leasing rental properties in the winter.

Leasing during the off-season isn't easy, but there are certain tricks we've learned over time that can fill vacancies faster - even in the dead of ...

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Homebase: Our dashboard for property owners.

How do we simplify the leasing process? One of the ways is through Homebase, our property owner dashboard that keeps you informed on the status of ...

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The pros and cons of a pet-friendly rental property.

As the owner of a rental property, you might be on the fence on whether or not to make your property pet-friendly. While some property owners have ...

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Where We Work: Bloomfield

With classic row houses, a rich European heritage, and an eclectic mix of businesses lining Liberty Avenue, Bloomfield is one of Pittsburgh's ...

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Renting with a co-signer.

What’s a co-signer? A co-signer is a person – such as a parent, close family member or friend – who pledges to pay back your rent if you can't. In ...

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Where We Work: Federal Hill

Federal Hill. A neighborhood known for its picturesque views of the Inner Harbor seen from its namesake hilltop, which is surrounded by row homes, ...

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Ikos markets your property through Facebook.

To help you fill your vacancies as fast as possible, Ikos has partnered with Facebook to instantly promote your rental properties on their ...

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Where we work: Fishtown

Fishtown is a quirky and diverse Philadelphia neighborhood filled with hipster bistros, a vibrant arts scene, and lots of live music.  

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