There are a lot of questions that come along with owning and managing a rental property. For example, “There are so many property management companies Chicago has to offer, how do I know which one to pick?” Real Property Management Chicago Edge wants to answer the top 10 landlord questions we hear most often to help give you peace of mind about your investment.
How do I get my property rented out more quickly?
Get it rent-ready with a professional clean, and re-key all the locks. Be sure to take care of any improvements and repairs and install a lock box. Once your property is ready to show, advertise it!
What can I do to make sure my property gets and stays rented?
Keep your property well-maintained and treat your tenants fairly and courteously at all times.
How can I make rent collection faster and less stressful?
Strict rent cycle enforcement is key to effective property management. Chicago landlords take advantage of electronic payments and ACH deposits to help make rent collection a hassle-free process.
How can I protect myself legally?
Strong legal counsel and proactive attention to compliance issues is a must. Keep informed about all local, state, and federal laws that pertain to your property.
How can I keep maintenance costs down?
We know that having someone available 24/7 to respond to maintenance requests can make a huge difference. Proactive property inspections set us apart from other property management companies. Chicago landlords trust our maintenance process to help save them money in the long run.
Should I manage myself to save money?
Most clients end up spending more money by trying to do it all themselves. Legal expenses, longer vacancies, and expenses can start to add up.
Won’t professional management fees hurt my cash flow?
At Real Property Management Chicago Edge, we provide you with faster leasing and fewer mistakes, so that our management fees pay for themselves.
How will I know what is happening with my property?
With our online owner rental portal, you’ll have access to real-time updates, financial statements, photos, and more. Our efficient communication means you won’t need to worry about what is going on with your property.
How do I choose the best property manager?
Ask lots of questions, and compare pricing and services to make sure you’re getting the best deal and a team with experience.
Why should I trust Real Property Management Chicago Edge?
Unlike other property management companies, Chicago landlords know we pride ourselves on transparency. With our team working for you, you won’t see any hidden charges, plus you’ll have a group of experienced and knowledgeable professionals working for you 24/7.
Call today to learn more about our comprehensive list of services.
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