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Why it Pays to Hire a Property Manager for Your Rental Property

System - Monday, October 29, 2018
Property Management Blog

Hiring a well-experienced and qualified property management results in significant amount of costs. While the cost is a key consideration, it is certainly not the only factor that you should consider before hiring a professional’s services. Whether it is their relationship with tradesmen or taking care of your property all year round, property managers offer a range of benefits. With that said, here are some reasons why it pays to have a property manager for your rental property.

Maintaining the property

As time wears on, property managers are able to build their connections with maintenance workers, tradesmen, contractors, suppliers, and vendors. As the storm approaches, tenants would ideally want a dedicated team who can show up on time and make necessary repairs when needed. The knowledge and experience that property managers gain over their years working on different projects helps them give tenants better advice as to which option is cheaper and more effective.

Communication with tenants

As a landlord, you may not be comfortable dealing with tenants directly. In that case, it is better to let a property manager communicate with the tenant on your behalf. Whether it is fairly simple matters as rent collection or managing situations involving conflict resolution, property managers have the skills and experience to get things done in a professional manner. This would save you considerable amount of time and money in the long run.

Ensuring compliance with housing regulations

There is a whole host of laws and regulations pertaining to rental properties, that tenants and landlords need to comply with. Since property managers have the know-how and experience of dealing with compliance issues, they can assist you in avoiding lawsuits by making sure the property complies with all applicable rules and regulations.

If you hope to maximize the profitability of your time and money, you should seriously consider hiring a property manager to take care of your rental property.

At BBA Management, we offer full-service property management in Greater Boston cities like Brookline, Newton, Fenway, Kenmore and Cambridge. You can also contact us or call us at 617-734-6900 or send us an email at

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