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How Property Managers Can Maintain Strong Relationships with Residents

by Property Management Software on August 25, 2016


Maintain Relationships with Residents
 
Maintain Relationships with Residents

The demand for the rental units is on the rise ever than before because of the current economic situation and millennial generation’s preference for the rentals and same is the case with the senior generation.

With so much demand there is a huge competition among the rental units which are available. So how can you make sure that your property stands out from the rest of units and deemed as desired location by the tenants?

The easiest way to achieve this or property manager for rental unit is to provide customer service which is exceptional.

Improve your responsiveness to the issues regarding maintenance and you have got yourself a strong relationship with the residents.
Become proactive
Proactive maintenance is the best way to reduce the emergency calls during the night and at any time of the day. The advantage of this approach is twofold.
• Renters will free of unwanted disruptions
• As a property manager you will save money on urgent repairs

Property manager for rental unit must check all the properties in their portfolio to make sure that they are in good condition so that recurring problems can be solved.

Respect tenants privacy
It is important to maintain tenant’s privacy for maintaining good relations. If you want to perform some maintenance work then ask the tenant before making any move. Ask them what time of the day would be best suited to them. It is important because your tenant can unusual working or sleeping hours.

Open and Timely Communication
Unforeseen issues will arise on the property no matter how proactive the property manager is. When such situation arises it is important to respond promptly and efficiently. Property managers must make sure to have a process in place for such situations so that tenants can communicate when necessary. Being accessible is a plus point for the business.

Follow up and follow through
Once the maintenance is done use the opportunity to ask the tenant weather they are satisfied with the contractor and its work. With online feedback system you can even ask the tenant to rate the contractor and quality of work to get more accurate feedback.

Keep track of all the payments, invoices and analyze them to prepare the reports to get the better picture of your business. With SimplifyEm property management software managing multiple properties is very easy. Not only you end up saving the time but you also save money in the whole process which means more profit.

Rental Rules which are Fun to Break

by Property Management Software on August 25, 2016


Rental Rules - Fun to Break
 
Rental Rules – Fun to Break

There are many advantages to live on rent as a tenant but with advantages comes disadvantages. As a tenant people feel very limited in their choices when it comes to design. But the good news is that there are ways to upgrade the apartment without putting your security deposit or rental lease on line and legally you have the permission to break the below mentioned apartment rules.

Painting
As a tenant you are not allowed to paint the apartment and if you do want to do then you need permission first. Check in with your landlord about this and if your chosen shades are not too bright then you request may even pass and if you are good tenants he may even agree to pay for the supplies.

Removable wallpapers
Temporary wallpapers are in demand today as installing them only takes few hours and then they can be removed easily as well. They cause no harm to the wall and you can customize the whole apartment to your heart’s content. A secret tip is that you can even make your ceilings colorful with them.

Light fixtures
Unless your apartment is newly constructed chances are that you will find those old style light fixtures in the room. While it not practical to replace all the fixtures but you can do this for the rooms with high traffic such as drawing room and hall.

Internet is a great place to shop for some funky fixtures.

Showerheads
You don’t have to stuck yourself with those 80’s showerheads when you can upgrade to high end shower head known as rainfall showerhead which also has inbuilt filter for hard water.

Windows
You can change those ugly long plastic blinds with cordless blinds or roman shades and if you are thinking in terms of curtains then choose opaque rather than translucent.

Redo your kitchen
Instead of investing a lot in the kitchen just simply replace those old nickel pulls for something funkier and eye catching. You can even go for completely mismatch shade in choosing the new pulls. Just keep the old one somewhere safe and install them again when you are leaving.

You must also have broken some rules when it comes to apartment decorating. What are those? Please share them in comments below.

As such, we believe you should definitely move to SimplifyEm Pay Rent. Check out our website for more information:
http://www.simplifyem.com/pay-rent

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