This new year is for greater goals, greater heights and new opportunities. You ought to do everything possible to make this 2019 a success, especially as a property manager. Well, we love to see you succeed, and for this reason we have come up with few helpful tips that can help you fast track your success and meet your goals this new year.
- Make a great reshuffling of your marketing content
It is a wonderful idea to use templates because they make work easier for us, however, you need to make things appear different by overhauling the listing descriptions you have been making use of. As you reshuffle, ensure that your location and amenities you include is unique and stands out from others. Update your photos, make things fresh by taking new photos. Follow the trending and working practices for listing properties to ensure that you make the best of your marketing efforts.
- Sign the best renters only
This new year you need to make it a point of duty to sign only the best renters. You don’t want renters that will make things difficult for you and slow down your progress, do you? there are many ways to do this, but the best way is by having a very strict tenant screening exercise, as this will help you avoid troublesome renters. In doing this, don’t let your emotions get the best of you, ensure that every criterion is followed to the last word, and don’t bend the rules. It may be difficult to overrule your emotions, and if that is the case, you can make use of a screening tool which will help come up with decisions based on your standards.
- Make your renters cheerful
As a property manager, you should do all you can to retain tenants, as this will not only help you maximize your profits, it will also let prospective renters know that your property is good for them as they carry out a background check during the process of renting. Moving every year is stressful, and many people wants to be long term residents.
To retain your tenants, you need to make them cheerful and treat them right. Also, listen to their complaints and provide what they need and ask for. Always respond to their calls, keep them updated on the latest happenings concerning the property, and keep the property well maintained. To make them happy, you can still go further to do little things like allowing them to communicate with you through email and text, and also making it possible for them to pay their rent online, as most modern renters use their mobile devices for almost all their transactions.
This new year, change the way you do things and take your property management business to the next level. Adopt modern techniques for marketing, ensure you go for quality renters and make them happy as you listen to their complaints, communicate with them and also provide for them what they ask of.