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June 24, 2021

Tips To Protect Your Rental Property In Charlotte

Whether you rent the family lake house or you own a diverse portfolio, you know of how difficult it can be to protect a rental property in Charlotte. If it’s not occupied, your residence may look enticing for a burglar or vandal. And if you have tenants, you also must safeguarding human beings.

From monitored security to smart security, here are a few tips and tricks to make sure you’re fully protecting your Charlotte rental property.

Get Consistent Protection With 24-hour Security Monitoring

A proven method to discourage theft or vandalism at your rental property is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your guests can sleep easy when they feel protected against intruders, especially if Charlotte is unfamiliar territory. If a burglar tries to break in, your security system will contact your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the high-decibel alarm alerts all people within the home. You also can have alerts sent to your phone if a surveillance camera spots a potential burglar.

 
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Advanced Keypad Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

When a tenant moves out, sometimes it's a mystery to know if they will be gone forever. If they took or copied a key, then they have the ability to come back later. 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. By using keypad locks, you can give every tenant their own code number that can deactivate when they vacate the property. 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 Charlotte -- Even If You’re Away

When you invest in a rental or airbnb in Charlotte, you also have to ensure it’s protected, including when it’s not occupied. 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 smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your unit will look occupied at all times. Set the lights to come on at specific hours during the day and night and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a curious prowler will think twice before trying to enter. When you have the right security system, you can set schedules through a simple smartphone interface.

Securing Your Rental Property In Charlotte Begins With A Security System

The advantages of a home security system for real estate investors are countless: smart locks, automation, and monitoring are just the tip of the iceberg. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our knowledgeable team will start customizing an ADT protection plan that is perfect for your property. Phone (704) 980-0988 or submit our online form to get started.