Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need a property manager to handle my rental property?

Many investors often underestimate the extensive work associated with owning a rental property.  A+ Realty Management will take over the responsibility of all your property needs such as providing the necessary upkeep of your property, marketing and advertising to the appropriate audience, all associated legalities, and proper screening of the tenants.  We are licensed contractors and property managers whom have the wide variety of knowledge necessary to ensure a successful and prosperous rental, including assessment of your property, laws regarding the relationship of the landlord and tenant, and current trends in the real estate market.

 

Is A+ Realty Management, Inc. insured and licensed?

Yes, We are a licensed real estate brokerage and contractor.  We are certified through the State of Florida and have been for over 30 years.  We carry all necessary insurances such as liability and errors & omissions.

 

Why should I choose A+ Realty Management for my rental property needs?

Simply put, we are the BEST! We have proven to be a reputable management company based out of Spring Hill and have been serving Hernando County and surrounding areas for over 30 years.  We will handle all of your commercial and residential (furnished and unfurnished) property needs including:

–          proper marketing and advertising of your property

–          showings of your property to potential tenants

–          intensive screening of tenants including credit checks, previous rental history, eviction search, and civil &  criminal background checks

–          regularly inspect and maintain upkeep of your property

–          handle all lease responsibilities including implementation, necessary adjustments, terminations, and evictions

–          collection and allocation of rents

Through our advanced software program, you will have access to a secure portal which gives you the ability to reveiw all reports,invoices, expenses, and disbursements of your accounts.  This system also provides owners with all of the necessary reports for tax purposes.

 

What areas do you serve?

We proudly serve Hernando, Southern Citrus, and North Pasco counties and have been doing so since 1983.

 

What are your hours of operation?

Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm and by appointment on Saturday and Sunday.

 

What happens in the event of an emergency?

A member of our staff can be reached ANY time 24 hours a day 7 days a week via our office number to ensure prompt responses for any emergency that may arise.

 

What type of properties to you handle?

We are well versed in the many different property options therefore we are able to manage all residential properties including single family homes, duplex/triplexes, townhomes, condominiums, and apartment complexes as well as all commercial properties.

 

What are the length requirements for your rental agreements?

Our typical rental agreement is for 12 months however, we also do short term and vacation rentals should you choose to do so.  Please call us to enquire about special circumstances as such.

 

What if I have a maintenance request?

All maintenance requests deemed a non-emergency should be done so in writing.  You can choose to email, fax, mail, drop your request off at our office, or through the tenant’s portal, whichever is most convenient for you.

 

What do you charge for setting up the unit for the renters?

Because we are a licensed and insured contracting company, we are able to offer a significant discounted rate that is 20% below the retail rate for all services from fixing the leaking faucet to complete remodeling of your property.

 

How is the accounting aspect of my rental property handled?

You will have access to your personalized portal system which will allow you to view all aspects of accounting including rental income, commissions, and all invoices and expenses.  Tenants will have the capability of paying through direct deposit and we are able to disperse owner funds this way as well.

 

What is the charge for your service?

Our low fees ensure a prosperous and stress-free rental property.  We charge a new lease fee equal to one month’s rent once a tenant is secured for your property and then 10% of the rents collected for the remainder of the lease.