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June 24, 2021

Ways To Protect Your Rental Property In Gainesville

Whether you’re renting out the family lake house or you own a diverse portfolio, you know it can be difficult to protect a rental property in Gainesville. If it’s not occupied, your unit may look enticing for a burglar or vandal. And if you have renters, you also have to try keeping people safe.

Ranging from 24/7 monitoring to advanced smart devices, here are some ways to assist in the protection of your Gainesville rental property.

Get Round The Clock Security With 24-hour Security Monitoring

A proven method to discourage criminal activity at your rental is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your renters will enjoy more peace of mind if they feel protected against prowlers, particularly if Gainesville is unknown to them. If a burglar tries to break in, your alarms will contact your monitoring professionals at ADT while the high-decibel alarm alerts your visitors or tenants. You can even receive a notification to your smartphone when security camera picks up a potential burglar.

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Smart Key Codes Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

When a guest moves on, sometimes it's a guess to know if they will be away forever. In the event they took a key with them, then they could potentially to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you can change the locks after each renter or have smart locks installed that work with with your home’s security. With smart locks, you can give each renter their own code number that can deactivate once they leave. And if they ever do come back and try an old key code, you will get an alert on your phone.

Automated Devices Protect Your Rental Property In Gainesville -- Even When Your Property is Vacant

When you invest in a rental or vacation property in Gainesville, you also have to secure the house when it's vacant. The best way to achieve this is to give an appearance that that people are present. By linking your home security system to automation devices like interior and exterior lights, audio systems, and thermostats, your place will always appear occupied. Set your lighting to come on at specific hours during the day and night and let some music play for a while, and a curious prowler will think twice before trying to enter. With the proper home security, you have the ability to schedule components through a mobile security app.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Gainesville Starts With Customized Home Security

The advantages of a home security system for real estate investors are many: smart locks, automation, and monitoring are just the tip of the iceberg. Get in touch with Secure24 Alarm Systems and our experts will assist you in creating an ADT protection plan that makes sense for your rental. Dial (352) 325-7286 or fill out the form below to request service.