Have you ever wondered why a property on one side of the street is wildly successful while the same type property on the other side of the street struggles to meet performance expectations? Could it be the side of the street the property’s on, or is it luck? Having worked with hundreds of struggling property owners and managers over the last 25 years, I have uncovered many common mistakes that landlords regularly make that lead to under performing financial and operating performance. Real Estate investments failing to meet financial expectations exhibit similar characteristics. I have grouped these characteristics into four general categories.