Margo Broughton, Empire Industries' Director of Operations, points out a few of the more significant things you get when Empire manages your rental property. 12-month Tenant Guarantee If we vet your tenant and for some reason your tenant leaves before twelve months, we guarantee that tenant for twelve months. If we have to relist that property and release it for you, we are going to release … [Continue reading...] about What’s Included in Your Management Fees?
What does a listing agent do for Empire Industries? Kevin Davidson, Marketing Director, and Mohsen Alizadeh, Listing Agent, discuss the role of the listing agent at Empire Industries. Determine what to set the rent at The listing agent performs a comparative market analysis (CMA) which lets the owner know what the property should be renting based on the area it is located in. This report will … [Continue reading...] about How Empire’s Listing Agent Stands Out
Empire Industries can help you through every step of the process from purchase to financing to management. When you inquire about property management services, you will receive a text from our Business Development Manager that includes a slide deck. This video will provide you with information on: our company our people our property management services - leasing, maintenance, etc our … [Continue reading...] about What Can You Expect When Meeting With A BDM From Empire Industries
Is there a benefit to using an Empire Industries agent well? Yes! We will help you grow your portfolio! First and foremost every agent that works at Empire is trained to be an investor specialist. They are taught to determine what exactly an investor is looking for in a property and locate properties that meet their goals. As an investor, there are different methods that you can use to help … [Continue reading...] about How We Help you Grow Your Portfolio
I'm Margo Broughton with Empire Industries and wanted to bring you a little quick message about how we handle maintenance here at Empire. Empire uses a system called Property Meld that allows tenants to submit a work order online. Once the work order is submitted, it goes to our maintenance team. The maintenance team evaluates the ticket to determine if this is something the tenant can fix … [Continue reading...] about How We Handle Maintenance
Shannon with Empire gives you a little bit of information about how Empire Industries LLC protects you, the owner, from fair housing claims. Our application process is designed to protect you We use the very same consistent process every time we screen an applicant. Applicants are only screened on a first-come, first-served basis. The property is made available for anyone interested in … [Continue reading...] about How Empire Industries Protects You from Fair Housing Claims in Texas
At Empire we strive to do our very best to lease your property as quickly as possible We accomplish this by offering your property on multiple platforms. We utilize the local MLS service in addition to a self-showing service. Once a potential tenant has been approved through some pre-qualifying measures and given us adequate identification documents, they can schedule a showing on their own. … [Continue reading...] about How We Lease Your Property Quick
Eviction of a tenant is stressful Over the last 15 years, I have had to do my share of evictions, and it can definitely be stressful. Not being familiar with the process is what causes most owners stress, and some people get nervous going into the court and filing the proper paperwork. Obviously, there's a lot of legal challenges that can come up when you evict a tenant. Most importantly, there … [Continue reading...] about Evicting A Tenant in Your Houston Rental Property
Picking the right tenant is something that evades a lot of investors If you cut corners when it comes to tenant screening, it could be one of the biggest problems you will encounter as an investor. When Steve first started out as an investor, he made the mistake of picking the wrong tenants and the wrong properties with disastrous results. Pick the wrong tenant and you could be experiencing … [Continue reading...] about How to Pick the Correct Tenant for Your Rental Property
Hiring a property management company is not as simple as it seems. Choosing the right property management company to work with takes a lot of research and careful planning to determine how they operate. Who are their clients? How do they charge for services? What rent range of properties do they manage? Pricing - Flat Fee vs Percentage Based One of the very first things that you … [Continue reading...] about Who is the Best Property Management Company in Houston?