Communications With The Tenant

Managing interactions with a renter in Fleetwood At Slate Run

One of the most important services that your property manager in Fleetwood At Slate Run performs is providing a level of separation between the tenant and the landlord. The best practice is for the property owner to deny any direct contact with the tenant. Important advice for property owners: avoid sharing your contact information with the tenant.

Tenants in Fleetwood At Slate Run typically ask to change lease provisions, or make other special requests. The property management professional knows the lease and knows why the rules are there in the first place. A renter can ambush an uniformed rental investor at a moment of weakness causing the landlord to give into a request that is against the rental investor's own interests.

The consequence of acceding to a seemingly simple request can be a disaster in the long run. Furthermore, once the tenant believes there is an opportunity to appeal, the renter will appeal all matters to the owner, which cost the 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 rental investor at odd hours or with crazy requests.


We're paid to be your protect the rental investor's interests. It's harder to achieve that goal when the tenant is going to ask the landlord to second-guess our work.