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Get Your House Prepared for Hurricane Season

Preparing Your Home for Hurricane Season ~ Southern Residential Leasing Hurricane season goes until November 30th! Don't get caught scrambling last minute trying to prepare your home for hurricane season. With these tips and tricks, you can keep your investment property protected when a storm hits. Know Your Homeowner's Policy Before a hurricane hits, it's important to know what your insurance policy will cover. Make sure you're familiar with ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Home maintenance, Preparing Your Home for Hurricane Season, Property Management


The Impact of COVID on Property Management

Property Management During COVID ~ Southern Residential Leasing It's no surprise that property management during COVID looks a little different. Gone are the days of in-person inspections and dropping off rent checks at a physical office. Now, property management companies are doing everything they can to keep tenants and employees safe. Landlords and property managers are reevaluating their strategies every day. As their tenants are working ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Florida Property Management, Property Management, Property Management During COVID


Should My Rental Be Pet-Friendly?

Allowing Pets in Long-Term Rentals ~ Southern Residential Leasing The debate over whether or not to allow pets in long-term rentals has gone on for some time. Some landlords will never allow pets, while others believe allowing pets in their rental homes is attractive to potential renters. If you're on the fence about it, take a look below at some of the ways allowing pets in your rental property may benefit you. Studies show that allowing pet... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Allowing Pets in Long-Term Rentals, Long term rentals, Long-Term Rental Management, Pet-friendly rentals, Property Management


How to Add Value to Your Rental

Five Easy Ways to Add Value to Your Rental ~ Southern Residential Leasing Property owners: are you looking for cost-effective ways to add value to your rental? You don't have to do a full remodel from top to bottom. These five simple methods are some easy ways to add value to your rental without the help of a professional. The best part is that they're cost-effective too, so you can help increase the value of your rental without breaking the ban... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Long-Term Rental Management, Property Management, Rental Management, Southern Residential Leasing, Ways to Add Value to Your Home


Summer HVAC Maintenance

Summer HVAC Maintenance ~ Southern Residential Leasing Summer is not officially here yet, but it sure does feel like it outside. Did you know your HVAC system requires monthly maintenance? Regular maintenance ensures your HVAC system is working perfectly, especially as we get into the hotter months. Fortunately, summer HVAC maintenance is quick and only requires a few simple steps. This is also something that is required by Southern Residential ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: June 2020, Maintenance Tips, Property Management, Summer HVAC Maintenance


Learn Why We Love to Work with Realtors

Our Realtor Referral Program ~ Southern Residential Leasing At Southern Residential Leasing, we love working with realtors! We believe that the foundation of our success is built on strong long-term relationships with area realtors. Since real estate cycles are forever shifting between buyers' and sellers' markets, it can be tough to navigate through these cycles. With over 20 years of industry experience, we've never been better poised to help ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: February 2020, Property Management, Property Management Services, Realtor Referral Program, Realtor Relations


Counsel’s Corner – Maintaining the Property

Counsel's Corner - Maintaining the Property ~ Southern Residential Leasing Owner’s Duty to Maintain Premises Both Florida and Alabama law imposes duties to real property owners to keep up with maintaining the property in compliance with all applicable building, housing, and health codes to ensure a safe and habitable condition for tenants/occupants.  To avoid potential liability for personal injury to tenants and other invitees on the proper... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Alabama Property Maintenance, Counsel's Corner, December 2019, Florida Property Maintenance, property maintenance


Home Improvements That Increase Property Value

Home Improvements That Increase Property Value ~ Southern Residential Leasing Looking to increase your home's property value? It's amazing what a little time and effort can put into increasing your home's property value. An increased property value means you're able to raise the rent, thus bringing in more income each month. Some of these updates you can make yourself, while others will require some assistance or a contractor. If you're looking ... Read More

Categories: Blog, Lifestyle, Property Management

Tags: Home Improvement, Home Improvements That Increase Property Value, November 2019, Property Management


October 2019 Third Quarter Market Update 2019

October Third Quarter Market Update 2019 ~ Southern Residential Leasing The October third-quarter market update for 2019 is in! If you have been searching for rental homes in Daphne, Alabama, or Perdido Key, Florida, then this market update is for you. Since we are a full real estate brokerage, we can help you with every step of your real estate journey, from purchasing to renting. Be sure to contact us if you would like more information abou... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Market Update, Property Management, Residential Leasing, Third Quarter Market Update


Counsel’s Corner ~ Estate Planning For Your Rental Property

Counsel's Corner ~ Estate Planning For Your Rental Property ~ Southern Residential Leasing When it comes to estate planning for your rental property, there are a few things to consider. First, proper communication can minimize potential delays for the management company. Keep in mind, upon the death of an owner the management company: Has no way of knowing who the surviving family members/heirs are, or Who is legally authorized to act on... Read More

Categories: Blog, Property Management

Tags: Counsel's Corner, Estate Planning, October 2019, Property Management, Rental Management