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The Importance of Property Management

Any person who values the success of a real estate investment knows the importance of good property management—the investment has to be cared for. Property management services can ensure that an owner gets the best return on the investment without having to handle the details pertaining to tenants or needed repairs (or other matters) himself. These services can be very useful to an investor who may not have the time or desire to handle the management of the property himself.

Property Management Services

Property Manager
A property manager is responsible for the general maintenance of the building. He or she is the person who should make sure all the features of the property, such as its flooring, plumbing, and swimming pool, are in good condition. Property managers arrange professional repairs for anything that is not working correctly or is damaged (if they are not individuals who are licensed to do so themselves).

Property managers are often charged with vetting potential residents—ensuring that the best tenants are accepted into the building—by interviewing prospective tenants as well as by confirming their income and conducting credit and background checks (e.g., for any past criminal activity). A good property management company tries to find tenants who are likely to meet their financial obligations by regularly paying their rent on time and who will “treat the property as if it were their own.” Smart property managers establish good relations with tenants, ensuring their continued satisfaction, which ultimately can impact the length of their residency and the income of the property owner.

However, should a tenant fall behind on his or her financial obligations, property management companies must know how to start eviction procedures professionally.

Property Value
A property manager should keep up the value of the property. The rate of rent for an apartment, house, or townhouse should reflect the particular neighborhood in which the property is found as well as the individual property’s condition. This can also be a factor that helps attract the right kind of tenant to the property.

Furthermore, a property manager can also be useful when an investor is thinking of buying a new building or expanding his or her business. The manager can provide valuable input when inspecting the prospective purchase.

Online Portal

We are proud to offer the online Owner and Tenant Portal. For our clients' convenience, and to better serve their needs, we offer access to clients' property information 24 hours a day, from any computer connected online.

With our online Owner Portal, owners can:

  • View your history of owner draws and contributions
  • Download your management agreement and other important documents
  • View income and expenses for each of your properties
  • Run key financial reports on demand
  • And much more

With our online Tenant Portal, you can:

  • View your account balance, charges, and payments
  • Pay your rent online, safely and securely
  • Submit maintenance requests online
  • Download your lease agreement and other important documents
  • Access an online directory of important phone numbers
  • And much more

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