Better Now Than Later: Routine Inspections

Routine inspections keep your property in great shape and your tenants happy. Unfortunately not every property owner knows that inspections are one of the most important tasks. They don’t want to hire a professional to do it or conduct the inspections themselves. They think that inspections are a waste of money and time. They would rather…

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The Importance of NARPM

At Beaufort Rentals we are truly committed to the business of property management and that is why we are proud members of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM).  We have invested a lot of time and education in order to be part of NARPM and when choosing a property management company you want…

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Service & Emotional Support Animals

As a landlord, you have every right to decide whether or not you will allow pets in your rental property. You might have a strict no-pet policy because you are concerned about the damages a pet might cause to your rental property. However, service animals and emotional support animals are not considered pets. There has…

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Beware of Rental Scams

Picture this, you are looking for a rental home and after hours searching online you find the perfect place. Exactly what you were looking for and at an amazing price. You email the “owner” and he gets back to you right away. It turns out he lives a few hours away and can’t meet you…

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What is Included in the Tenant Application Process in Beaufort, SC?

Choosing a tenant is both an art and a science. You’ll need to use the data that’s available to screen your applicants before offering someone a lease. Once you have a prospective tenant who is interested in applying for your property, collect an application fee and provide an application form that’s thorough. The application must…

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How To Advertise Your Property Within The Bounds Of The Fair Housing Laws

Fair Housing Violations are more common than you think and each year more than 28,500 Fair Housing violations are reported. The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in housing for these 8 protected classes: Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Familial Status & Disability. If you are renting a property you need to know your responsibilities under…

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Helpful Hints to Market Your Beaufort, SC Rental Property Successfully

A good marketing strategy for your rental property will help you in a number of different ways. You’ll reach a larger pool of tenants, which means you’re likely to end up with a more qualified renter. You’ll rent your home quickly, which means you’ll save money on vacancy costs. And, you’ll have an opportunity to…

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Fair Housing Law

Housing discrimination is quite a serious issue. According to the National Fair Housing Alliance, there are more than 4 million fair housing violations annually. If you are an owner and want to rent your property, you should pay close attention to the Fair Housing laws in order to avoid lawsuits and penalties. A simple conversation starter…

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