Operating your business from home can be incredibly rewarding. For starters, you have personal freedom, you get to keep most of the money you make, you’re more productive, plus you’ll have more time for friends and family. But what makes a property management business such a great option for a home-based business? Well, to start with, it’s one of the many businesses that has low barriers to entry. Startup costs are affordable ($2,000-$10,000). You also don’t require an advanced degree.