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How Fast Can You Rent My Home? About As Fast As Goldilocks Ate The Just Right Porridge.

I’m just kidding! The real answer, that most home owners dislike is, “It depends.”

That said, if you really need to have a number – a good property manager can get your home rented in 30-60 days depending on several factors.  The better the factors – the faster it will be rented!

Top factors that can make a rental home appealing are:

Price: It’s not a good idea to over-price or under-price.  Just price it right and you’ll get several qualified applicants to pick from!

Condition of home:  If your home needs repairs, or you are trying to get by “another year” with the old, run down carpet, burned out appliances or outdated fixtures – this will be the quickest way to deter renters.  Make your home “just right” after each move out –  – replace old carpet, upgrade appliances, paint, etc., do things to show you not only care about the home – but that you will care about fixing things when tenants call for repairs.

Strength of your advertising: With advertising – you really can overdo it – so much so that people get tired of even looking at your ads. Same goes with under-advertising – if you only focus on one or two venues to place ads – the odds of getting seen are slim.  Make your ads stand out and market enough to get the job done.

A good property manager: Just because a company is big doesn’t mean they are better.  Likewise, a company that is too small may not have the resources available to secure good tenants, advertise properly or maintain the home.  Find a property manager that is just right for you – one who knows what they are doing, one you can talk with and one who is upfront about their fees.  Chances are, if they treat you right – they will treat tenant’s right!

Buying or selling Tucson real estate, Mt Lemmon, Tucson bank-owned homes, Tucson rental homes, or Tucson lease option homes? Visit www.KGCPropertiesLLC.com .

                                                 

 

This blog is written with my opinions and my opinions are  presented with accuracy but not guarantees. Please talk to a professional before making any real estate, financial or agency decisions.    Gabrielle Kamahele Rhind - 2014. If you want to reprint parts of this - just email me for my permission: KGCProperties@gmail.com .

 

Comment balloon 6 commentsGabrielle Kamahele Rhind • June 28 2012 01:27PM

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Gabrielle, I love your title! LOL!!  In good subdivisions 'round here, it is 30 days or less.  The rental mkt. is GOOD right now.  Lots of people with great income and credit moving here...but they may not be able to sell their out-of-state property... 

Posted by Sonja Patterson, Texas Monthly 5-Star Realtor Recipient for the Hou (Keller Williams - BV) over 6 years ago

Gabrielle - Thank you for sharing very good information about how fast can you rent my home on property management.

Posted by John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service (Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest) over 6 years ago

Hi Gab..... my money's on you to rent anyone's home quicker than any other agent....

Posted by Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes" (RE/MAX Executive Realty ) over 6 years ago

Hi Gabrielle, it sounds like if you are andling it, it will rent fast, since you know what you are doing.

Posted by Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!" (Hamm Homes) over 6 years ago

Good morning Gabrielle price and condition I see things have not changed.  The most important thing is the manager in my opinion

Posted by James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results (Fathom Realty AR LLC) over 6 years ago

So much truth in every word of your post, I enjoyed the read. The rental market is reayy hot up here and seems to be just getting started

Posted by Charles Stallions Property Manager, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management (Charles Stallions Real Estate Services) almost 6 years ago

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