Some of the other ways we try to minimise your vacancy include:
Minimise tenants moving
Obtaining the best rental price is just one component of ensuring your investment achieves the best returns. Having a constant revenue stream is vital to ensuring the financial success of your investment so it may be worth while enticing the current tenant to remain.
The first place today's prospective tenant starts their search for a rental property is Online. This can be via a search engine, through a property website or even a Facebook group. Statistics show that rental properties with good, clean photography lease quicker especially in helping create interest online through social media.
Prospective tenants will be more inclined to click, inquire, and view. Ultimately, the more people that come through the door, the higher chances are that they will apply.
Along with our own website, we promote rental properties on a range of property portals to ensure maximum exposure as well as social media. We also have our own database with prospective tenants and their specific requirements ready to rent a property that suits their needs. All our available properties are emailed directly to them with a follow up from our Leasing Officer.
Benefits of a dedicated Leasing Agent?
Traditionally if a property manager is expected to carry out all their management duties as well as Leasing duties you may find prospective tenants don't have calls returned until some few days later. Similarly to arrange a time to view a property may mean it has to wait until after their three days of inspections are completed.
Our Leasing Agent
- is available full time to follow up all rental inquiries and book viewings and will actively pursue all tenant inquiries.
- will try to accommodate their availability for viewings whenever possible.
- will utilise our prospective tenant database to the best of our advantage and propose each inquiring tenant consider all our other listings if they one they inquired on doesn't suit.
- We convert interest from one property onto others and our feedback from prospective tenants is how appreciative they are of how helpful our Leasing Agent is.
Want more examples of how our property management department can assist you to ensure you investment maximises returns? For a personalised opinion on the value of your investment click here.