Specialized is the Fort Worth property management that knows the leasing cycle from rent-ready to lease renewal.
An important first step in that cycle is having your property rent-ready. Understanding what it means to have your property ready to show and move in can significantly reduce the number of vacancy days your property has. Property management in Fort Worth TX that takes the steps to prepare a rental property before it is ever shown to prospective tenants or even advertised will have greater rental success.
When a unit is vacant immediately make sure you have the property re-keyed. This is often a legal requirement in many places. It is a important safety precaution for you and your prospective tenants. Install a lock box for the convenience of future showings with leasing agents.
Now is a great time to take care of any repairs and remodels. But make sure that all cleanup is done before showing a home. Always remember safety and take care of any broken windows, mold, broken locks, exposed wires. The safety of your tenants should always be a priority to Fort Worth property management and should be taken care of long before someone is moving in.
Before you set that rent rate, Specialized can do a rent market analysis to determine the best rental rate for your specific location and unit.
When your home is professionally cleaned and all appliances checked and in working order, you are getting closer to being rent-ready. Keep utilities on so prospective tenants can really see what the property looks like in any weather and any time of day.
Finally, take a good look at your property from the curb. Does it have that curbside appeal that will give the positive first impression you want. Just a little initial effort will make a big difference towards your leasing your property quickly and ensuring your investment is giving you a return.