How to Keep Your Rental Property Safe

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By NextHome2Go

SAN DIEGO, CA. – There’s no doubt that owning rental properties is one of the very best ways for every owner to build long-term wealth and cash flow but when a rental property isn’t safe it can become a target for criminals and possibly squatters.

Thankfully, in this article, we will share with you several tips you can use for keeping your San Diego rental property safe.

Tip #1 – Secure Your Main Entrances

It doesn’t matter if you own a condo, townhome or single-family home, you have to secure the main entrance to your rental property.

To make sure the main entrance is secure you should replace older doors with steel doors, replace doorknobs and replace older deadbolts.

Besides replacing older doors and hardware, you should also replace the windows on your rental property as well since most windows on rental properties that are 50 years old, or older, are single pane windows and are very unsafe as they age.

Tip #2 – Remove Bushes and Trash Cans from Main Entrances

Another important thing you can do to secure your San Diego Rental is to remove trash cans and bushes from main entrances which might give unscrupulous people places to remain concealed.

Another helpful thing you can do to keep your rental property safe is to install motion-activated lighting on your rental property near the entrance and parking area just so your renters will feel safe when they come home at night.

Tip #3 – Hire A Property Management Company

Other than the helpful tips mentioned in this article, another excellent thing you can do to ensure the safety of your rental property is to hire a qualified San Diego Property Management company.

Why? The answer is simple. A property manager will be your first line of defense at ensuring the safety and security of your rental property.

Besides keeping your rental safe we will also save you time, money and hassle when it comes to rent collection, customer service and more!

About Us

NextHome2Go offers full-service property management, starting from the screening of tenants to financial record keeping and bill paying.

  • Full-Service Property Management
  •            7 Day a Week Availability
  • Extensive Tenant Screening
  • Written and visual move-in and move-out inspections
  • 24 Hour Emergency Response
  • Low management fee without hidden costs

NextHome2Go gives you peace of mind, you can enjoy the benefits of being a property owner without having the headaches that sometimes accompany the management of your investment property. We manage your property, so you can enjoy your life.

Our goal at NextHome2Go is to create and maintain the financial success of your property while freeing you from the day-to-day management tasks. We utilize leading edge screening techniques to place the best possible tenant/s in your property.

We make owning your property simple and only require you to read your monthly statement and receive your monthly check.

Call us at (800) 659-8469 or click here to connect with us online.

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