Tag - Winter Garden rental management

Who’s Responsible for What in an Orlando Rental Property: Landlord or Tenant?

Depending on your own personal experience, you may have expectations or assumptions about what you’re responsible for in a rental property and what your tenant will be required to cover. At Homevest, we work with a lot of investors from overseas who live in countries where tenants typically take care of everything, even the maintenance of a furnace or [...]

What Defines a Good Tenant Screening Process in Orlando?

What Defines a Good Tenant Screening Process in Orlando?

A good screening process results in a well-qualified resident who has a history of paying rent on time and taking care of rental properties. At Homevest, we focus on placing residents who are committed to following the lease terms and want to stay in place for the long term.  Screening is a lot more than credit checks and pay stubs. [...]

Should I Contact an Orlando Property Manager before Buying an Investment Property?

Smart investors know that working with an Orlando property management company can lead to better investment decisions. You need an expert in the local rental market who can talk to you about the property’s potential as a rental home.

How Much Can an Owner Really Save Working with a Professional Orlando Property Manager?

How Much Can an Owner Really Save Working with a Professional Orlando Property Manager?

Owning an Orlando rental property is harder than it seems. While many landlords believe they simply need to place a tenant and collect rent, it doesn’t take them long to realize there are a lot of headaches and hassles involved, not to mention laws, requirements, and responsibilities that take a lot of time and require a lot of knowledge.  The [...]

Orlando Rental Market Trends for 2020

Orlando Rental Market Trends for 2020

Even in times of economic uncertainty, Orlando remains one of the best real estate markets for investors. There are over a thousand people moving into Orlando every day, and the city and its surrounding communities offer economic opportunity as well as a high quality of life.  At Homevest, we provide expert Orlando property management, real estate, property rentals, and HOA [...]

What Can I Expect Orlando Property Management Fees to Be?

What Can I Expect Orlando Property Management Fees to Be?

One of the first questions owners and investors ask a potential property manager is often: how much do you cost? This is an important question, and today we’re sharing what you can expect in Orlando property management fees and what we charge ourselves at Homevest.  Orlando Leasing and Management Fees  The first fee most owners will pay is the leasing fee, [...]

What Can a Professional Orlando Property Management Company Do for Me?

What Can a Professional Orlando Property Management Company Do for Me?

Often, it seems like renting out an Orlando investment property is as easy as finding a tenant and collecting rent. Sometimes, it really is that simple. But usually, there are complications and unexpected situations to deal with. Maybe a tenant loses a job and can’t pay rent or there’s a dispute over the security deposit or your tenant is [...]

How a Global Emergency Affects Landlords & Property Management in Orlando

How a Global Emergency Affects Landlords & Property Management in Orlando

If you’re a landlord renting out an Orlando property, you’re certainly feeling the stress and uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic. While it’s natural to worry about rental income and evictions and staying afloat financially, the safety and well-being of our owners, investors, tenants, vendors, and community partners is always at the top of our priority list. We hope you [...]

What are Orlando Property Managers’ Rights When it Comes to Service and Companion Animals?

At Homevest, we offer expert Orlando property management, real estate, property rentals, and HOA management serving all of Central Florida, including Winter Garden, Doctor Phillips, Baldwin Park, Winter Springs, and Windermere.  Many rental property owners and investors have asked us about service animals, emotional support animals, and companion animals. Fair housing laws protect people with disabilities who need these animals, [...]