How to Choose a Property Manager

How to Choose a Property Manager ~ Southern Residential Leasing If you're in the market for a property manager, then you've probably been doing your research for a while. With so many property management companies in the market, it can be hard to narrow it down. You may be enticed by one company's management agreement, but like the structure of another company. The search doesn't have to be difficult! Read below for our tips on how to choose a p... Read More

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Tags: Business Development, How to Choose a Property Manager, Property Management


Don’t Miss Out on This Spanish Fort Rental Home!

12953B Churchill Drive ~ Spanish Fort, Alabama Long-Term Rental by Southern Searching for the perfect long-term rental in Spanish Fort? Look no further, because we've found it for you! 12953B Churchill Drive is located in an incredibly desirable location in Spanish Fort. This three-bedroom, two-bathroom condo is perfect for small families or young professionals launching their career. You won't want to miss out on the opportunity to make thi... Read More

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Why Are Investment Properties Beneficial?

Why Are Investment Properties Beneficial? ~ Southern Residential Leasing Are you thinking about taking the leap to purchase an additional property? Turning your second home into an investment property takes time, but the return is certainly worth it. You may be wondering, why are investment properties beneficial? Not only do they produce a greater return, but once you get the hang of it, you can also do this with several homes and see the cash b... Read More

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Tags: Investment Properties, March 2019, Property Management, Rental Properties


Rare & Furnished Perdido Key Condo is Ready for Rent!

14118 Perdido Key Dr. Apt. 5 ~ Perdido Key, Florida Long-Term Rental by Southern Take 50% off your application fees when you apply today! For the opportunity to rent a condo in beautiful Perdido Key, Florida, look no further than 14118 Perdido Key Dr. Apt. 5! This one-bedroom condo rental comes fully furnished, so you won't have to lift a finger when it comes to decorating. The interior is sure to surprise and delight you, with walls the color ... Read More

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The Benefits of Being Pet-Friendly

The Benefits of Being Pet-Friendly ~ Southern Residential Leasing These days, we find that more and more renters are likely to have pets. This means they're looking for pet-friendly rentals, and if you aren't pet-friendly, then you increase your chances of having a vacancy. However, we understand pet policies can be tricky. We're here to clear the air about the benefits of being pet-friendly. Fortunately, it's easy to set reasonable pet policies... Read More

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Tags: Accommodating Pets in Your Rental, pet-friendly, Pet-Related Damages Guarantee


The Perfect Long-Term Rental in Fairhope Awaits

747 Whittington Avenue ~ Fairhope, Alabama Long-Term Rental by Southern Families looking for a long-term rental in Fairhope, Alabama, rejoice! Located in the highly sought-after Fairhope school district, 747 Whittington Avenue comes unfurnished and ready for your personal touch. This large 3BR/2BA home is one of our favorites, so don't miss out on the chance to live in one of Alabama's best cities to live in! Once you enter the home, take in ... Read More

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Tags: 747 Whittington Ave, Alabama Long Term Rental, Fairhope Alabama Home, Fairhope Long Term Rental, Featured Property, February 2019


Counsel’s Corner ~ Ordinary Wear and Tear

Counsel's Corner ~ Ordinary Wear and Tear ~ Southern Residential Leasing What is “normal or ordinary wear and tear?”  Most leases require tenants to return the property to the landlord in the condition it was delivered, excepting only normal or ordinary wear and tear. The question arises - what is (and what is not) “normal wear and tear?” There is no definitive answer, but instead, it will be a case-by-case factual determination. Ord... Read More

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When to Make Upgrades to Your Home

When to Make Upgrades to Your Home ~ Southern Residential Leasing No matter how well your tenants maintain the appliances in your home, they'll have to be replaced at some point. Any savvy owner knows that when a tenant occupies a property for a long time, the appliances will begin to show some wear and tear. It isn't a reflection on your tenant, but simply something that happens over time. Knowing when to make upgrades to your home ensures ... Read More

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Tags: Business Development, February 2019, Property Management, When to Make Upgrades to Your Home


Discover This Lost Paradise in Perdido Key

16600 Innerarity Point Road ~ Perdido Key, Florida Long Term Rental by Southern Do you ever see a home that's so beautiful it takes your breath away? That's how we feel about 16600 Innerarity Point Road. This gorgeous, newly constructed long-term rental in Perdido Key is truly a sight to see. Nestled in the gated island community of Innerarity Island in-between Perdido Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway, 4BD/4BA house offers the ultimate mix of... Read More

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Tags: 16600 Innerarity Point Road, Pensacola Long Term Rental, Perdido Key Long Term Rental


Get Refreshed for Spring

Spring Cleaning Tips ~ Southern Residential Leasing Spring is right around the corner, but why wait to start with your spring cleaning? Get ahead of the curve with our spring cleaning tips, with everything from deep cleaning to refreshing your decor in favor of a brighter color palette. Cleaning Tips If you have lemons in the fridge that you've forgotten about, don't throw them out just yet! Make your faucets sparkling clean by rubbing half a ... Read More

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Tags: Home Decor, Lifestyle Blog, Refresh for Spring, Refresh Tips, Spring Cleaning