Communications With The Tenant

Handling interactions with a renter in Fleetwood At Slate Run

One of the important duties that your property management expert in Fleetwood At Slate Run performs is providing a level of separation between the renter and the property owner. The best practice is for the owner to avoid any direct contact with the tenant. Important advice for property owners: never share your contact information with the tenant.

Tenants in Fleetwood At Slate Run typically ask to bend rules, or ask for other special requests. The property manager knows the lease and knows why the lease provisions are there. A tenant can ambush an uniformed landlord at a moment of ignorance causing the landlord to give into a request that is against the owner's own interests.

The result of acceding to what appears to be simple request can be a disaster in the long run. Furthermore, once the tenant believes there is a higher authority to appeal to, the renter will take every question to the owner, which cost the property owner time and effort.

Tenants will use contact with the landlord to build a personal relationship with the owner. 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 protect the owner's interests. It's harder to do that job when the tenant is going to ask the landlord to second-guess our work.