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Common Services Property Management Companies Offer The services rendered by property management agencies are usually on behalf on the property owner. Usually different property/ real estate have different needs or uses, this means also the services to be offered by these management companies also differ. However there are common services that are known to be offered by these companies, below are some of them. Collecting rent from tenants Rent collection from tenants can be very frustrating especially when dealing with non-compliant tenants. They make rent collection from the tenants on behalf of the owner. If there are late payments they enforce the penalties also stated in the agreement.
Screening potential tenants
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This is the cross-checking of potential tenants before deciding whether or not to rent them the property. Failure to establish the appropriate tenant you want in the property could in the future be troublesome to not only you as the owner but also to the tenant. A property management agency screens the potential tenants my cross-checking all their previous records be it there income, past evacuation notices and their rent payments in their previous place they had rented. Setting the best rental rate Through their experience property management agencies set the optimal rental fee for the property. They do so by documenting both the interior and exterior by taking pictures. They then make the necessary recommendation on repairs needed. Once the recommendations are acted upon then they charge a justifiable optimum rental fee to the tenants. In the end the real estate owner benefits as the rent the property fetches is above what it would fetch were it not for them. Marketing Marketing the property is one thing property agencies do best. They do so by first making sure it is in an excellent marketable condition like painting it and doing other repairs inside and outside. Afterwards they use the media, internet or through other leaders to market it, they also tour potential tenants around it trying to convince them why they should take it. Periodic inspections They carry out periodic inspections both inside and outside of the property to check on the need for repairs, code violations, lease violations and safety and hazards among other things. They usually update the owner on the condition of the property from time to time. Tenant move-in and move-out Last but not least they help in tenant move-in by setting the leasing agreement and the move in date among other things. On moving out they check on the condition of the property and returning the security deposit balance among other things.