PROPERTY MANAGEMENT FAQ’S

So you have some questions about what our property management services can do for your rental property. We’d be worried if you didn’t. Our free information packet will answer lots of them, but here are some of the more common ones we hear. If your question isn’t on the list, feel free to call, or email or chat with us and we will get back to you within 12 hours.

 

FAQ’s

A: We do a market comparison taking into consideration upgrades, location, size, age, etc. to get the most out of your property for you.
A: $75 for one unit, $65 for 2 or more. Check out how we compare to our competitors:

  Top Choice These prices are based on an estimated rent of $1300 with 1 unit.
 
Fees Rhino PM Keyrenter Real PM PMI FRE REMS NorthPoint Premier Strategic
Set Up   $99       75%    
Marketing   $99     $299        
Leasing Fee   2%     50%   $350 25%  
Monthly Fee $75 $78 10% 10% 8% 8.5% 8% 8% 10%
Renewal Fee   $99 $180 $125 $149   $100 $100  
Maint. Mark Up   10% 10% 10%   10% 10% 10%  
Inspection Fee   $100   $70          
Annual Cost $900.00 $1,323 $2,005 $1,755 $2,346 $1,401 $1,698 $1,673 $1,560
A: Yes, we have homes that we own and rent out. We know a lot of concerns that landlords have because we’ve been there. We understand. We can help.
A: Our goal is to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. We post your unit on 20+ different websites. Our average days vacant is right around 2 weeks. That also depends on how much you want to get in rent. We will do a market comparison for you to get the highest rent possible, and still fill your vacancy quickly.
A: Yes. We employ the most up to date methods to verify their identity, rental history, employment history, and run a complete background check. In addition, if we ever put a bad tenant in your property, we’ll help cover the costs of eviction.
A: We have a network of bonded and insured plumbers, painters, electricians, handymen, etc. We shop around for the best quality of work for the best price. For some smaller jobs, we will do the work ourselves. We don’t take any percentage of the work done, you simply get charged for parts and labor.
A: We will monitor the watering of the lawn, and hire someone to mow it weekly for you. Again, there is no extra fee for us to do this, you simply pay for the lawn care.
A: We collect the rent from the tenant, usually via an automatic monthly withdrawal. We take our commission out of that, and give you the rest. On the 15th of every month, we can direct deposit it into your account, or we can send you a check in the mail. We’ll taylor it to you.
A: We can do a drive-by of your home as often as you want us to, but generally speaking we do a drive-by inspection once a quarter, and we do move in and move out video inspections so you can see for yourself.
A: We strictly enforce our lease terms. If a tenant pays late, they are charged a fee. If they don’t pay, then we start the eviction process, so you don’t have to.
A: Application fees are collected to pay for background checks and credit checks. Once we have run those checks we cannot refund any application fees.