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June 24, 2021

Tips To Protect Your Rental Property In Texarkana

Whether you rent your parents' old condo or you are a real estate investor with a diverse portfolio, you know of how difficult it can be to protect a rental property in Texarkana. If it’s not occupied, your unit may look enticing for a burglar or vandal. In the event you have renters, you also must keeping your tenants secure.

From monitored security to smart devices, here are a few tips and tricks to assist in the protection of your Texarkana rental property.

Get Consistent Security With 24/7 Security Monitoring

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your tenants will rest easier when they feel secure against prowlers, particularly if Texarkana is unfamiliar territory. If a intruder tries to break a window, your advanced alarm system will alert your monitoring professionals at ADT while the easy-to-hear alarm rouses all people within the home. You can even get an alert to your smartphone when surveillance camera identifies unusual activity.

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Smart Key Codes Add Security When You Have New Guests

If a guest moves on, you should ensure they don’t have access to the property. In the event they took a key with them, then they could possibly to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you can change the locks after each renter or install smart locks that integrate with your home’s security. By using smart locks, you can provide every tenant a custom code that will no longer work once they leave. In the event renters return and try an old key code, you will receive a notification sent to your phone.

Automated Devices Protect Your Rental Property In Texarkana -- Even When You’re Not Home

When you have a rental or vacation home in Texarkana, you need to ensure it’s protected, including when it's vacant. The best way to do this is to give an appearance that there's someone home. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like lighting, entertainment systems, and climate control, your place will consistently appear to be inhabited. Preset the lights to come on at regular intervals throughout the day and let some music play for a while, and a curious prowler will second-guess their intentions. When you have the right security system, you can set schedules through a mobile security app.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Texarkana Begins With Customized Home Security

The benefits advanced home security for rental owners are numerous: integrated automation, 24-7 monitoring, and smart keypad door locks are just the tip of the iceberg. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will assist you in creating an ADT package that makes sense for your rental. Dial (870) 705-5023 or complete the form on this page to make an appointment.