The benefits of professional property management

professional property management

How you choose to manage your property after the initial investment can make or break your real estate venture. If you’re looking to make a long-term and profitable investment, here’s why you should consider enlisting the help of a Perth property management company.

Knowledge of Perth’s rental market

When it comes to property investment, knowledge is key – and no one has more knowledge of Perth’s rental market than a Perth property management company. Property managers work in the industry on a daily basis, meaning they are always up to date with the latest changes, fluctuations and predictions associated with Perth’s property market. This knowledge can be invaluable for property investors looking to make the most out of their investments. Armed with their knowledge of the property industry, property managers can help you develop and adapt an investment strategy that meets the demands of the market whilst ensuring you stay on the right side of property legislation.

Less hassle, more time

Managing an investment property is a stressful task that shouldn’t be underestimated. When you’re not dealing with rental collection, you’re overseeing maintenance issues and filling out piles of paperwork. Enlisting the help of a Perth property management agency can help alleviate the hassle associated with property investment. A professional property management team will be able to oversee the day-to-day management of your Perth rentals, meaning you can focus in turn on other things that matter. By getting a professional to manage your property, you can free up more time to focus on your day job and potentially even your next big investment.

Value for money

Many first-time investors make the mistake of opting for a DIY property management approach thinking this will save them money. In reality, having an experienced property manager on board can help investors maximise the value of their Perth property in a way that far exceeds property management fees. Not only will property managers assist you in making those all-important improvements to your rental, they will help you prepare your property for lease or sale by guaranteeing competitive rental rates and a higher market value.

The right tenants for your rental

As well as guaranteeing competitive rental returns, property managers will deal with the advertisement of your Perth rental to ensure you find the right tenants for your property in the first place. Property management teams deal with thousands of tenancy applications every year, so they have a knack for identifying red flags that could signal troublesome tenants. Through an effective and thorough tenant screening process, property professionals can help investors find renters who will respect and look after their Perth rentals. As well as saving property investors money on undue repairs and late rental payments, property managers can also help reduce vacancy periods between tenancies to guarantee greater returns on investments.

Rentwest’s property management solutions

Property managers can be an invaluable addition to your investment property strategy. With the right property management team on your side, you could make more money off your Perth properties with half the hassle. The Perth property management team at Rentwest are dedicated to helping property investors make the most out of their Perth rentals. From rent collection to maintenance issues, we can help take the stress out of managing your properties so you can focus on your long-term investment plan.

For more information about Rentwest’s property management solutions, give the team a call on 9314 9888 or email us at rentals@rentwest.com.au.