Communications With The Tenant

Handling interactions with a tenant in Stanley

One of the important services that a property manager in Stanley performs is providing a level of separation between the tenant and the property owner. The best practice is for the property owner to avoid any direct contact with the renter. Important advice for property owners: never share your contact information with the renter.

Renters in Stanley often ask to bend rules, or ask for other special requests. The property management expert knows the rules and knows why the lease provisions exist. A tenant can ambush an uniformed owner at a moment of ignorance causing the owner to grant a request that is counter to the rental investor's own interests.

The consequence of giving into a seemingly simple request can be disastrous. Furthermore, once the renter knows there is a higher authority to appeal to, the tenant will appeal every question to the landlord, which cost the property owner time and effort.

Renters will use contact with the owner to build a personal relationship with the landlord. Personal feelings can make it much harder for the owner to make objective business decisions in a impersonal manner. Additionally, the renter can hound or harass a owner at unreasonable hours or with various requests.

 

We're paid to be your defend the property owner's interests. It's harder to achieve that goal when the renter is going to ask the property owner to overrule our work.