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June 24, 2021

Ways To Protect Your Rental Property In Flint

Whether you rent the family lake house or you are a real estate investor with a diverse portfolio, you are aware that it can be challenging to protect a rental property in Flint. When empty, your unit may look enticing for thieves or vandals. Additionally, if you are currently full, you also must safeguarding human beings.

Ranging from round-the-clock monitoring to advanced smart devices, here are some ways to assist in the protection of your Flint rental property.

Safeguard Your Rentals With A Monitored Security System

A proven method to discourage criminal activity at your rental is security monitoring. Your tenants can sleep easy if they have protection against prowlers, especially if Flint is unfamiliar territory. If a burglar tries to force his way in, your alarms will notify your monitoring professionals at ADT while the warning siren warns everyone inside. You can even receive an alert to your smartphone when a connected security camera identifies a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

After a tenant moves out, you should ensure they no longer have access. If they took or copied a key, then they could possibly to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you might switch out your locks each time a lease ends or have smart locks installed with your home’s security. By using smart locks, you can provide each renter a unique code that will no longer work when they vacate the property. And if they ever do come back and attempt to use their outdated code, you will get an alert sent to your phone.

Automation Protects Your Rental Property In Flint -- Even When You’re Not Home

If you own a rental or vacation property in Flint, you you still have to protect the unit when there’s nobody there. An effective way to do this is to give an impression that there's someone home. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your unit will look occupied at all times. Preset your lighting to turn on at regular intervals throughout the day and let some music play for a while, and a potential burglar will second-guess their intentions. When you have the proper home security, you can set schedules through a convenient smartphone application.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Flint Is Easier With A Security System

The advantages of a home security system for property owners are many: 24-hour monitoring, convenient automation, and smart locks with key codes are a few highlights of what you can expect. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will help you customize an ADT protection plan that is perfect for your property. Phone (810) 207-5457 or submit our online form to request service.