Advantages of the Allowing the Property Management Company to Handle the Tenant Eviction Process
The landlord feels sorry for the tenant while the tenant may feel sad or embarrassed to be evicted. The property management company steps in to evict the tenant professionally. The pros of contacting a property management company to take care of the tenant eviction process are discussed below.
Understand the laws of eviction in your state. It would help if you considered the laws of eviction when writing a lease agreement. The landlord and tenant act outlines the eviction process that the law acknowledges. Instead of hiring a lawyer, allow the property management company to write a lease agreement for your rentals that adheres to the eviction and tenancy agreement laws.
The law bars the landlord from changing locks or locking out the tenant, shutting down the supply of gas, electricity, water, and other utilities, harassing the tenant through threats, or throw the tenant’s property out of the house even when the person has accumulated too much unpaid rent or damage the property of the landlord. The property management company does not use force when evicting tenants because they follow the law.
The property management company protects your relationship with the remaining tenant from getting destroyed because of the eviction. The employees of the property management company will rub shoulders and have a strained relationship with the remaining tenants after the eviction, but since the landlord was not involved, the tenants will still hold a right image of their landlord. The property management company will make your friends and relatives who are renting your apartments to understand that the apartments are meant for the business not to cultivate friendships and strengthen blood ties.
The property management company looks for a valid reason to evict tenants to maintain an excellent reputation for your rentals. Failure to pay rent, breaking noise, health, and occupancy rules, damaging the property significantly, breaking lease agreement such as subletting, using the property for illegal purposes are some of the reasons tenants should get evicted.
After multiple attempts to reason with the tenant are futile the property management company proceeds to evict the tenant. The company will find ways to negotiate a payment plan for the damages the tenant has done on the property or the accumulated rent, plead with the tenant to change his or her lifestyle so that it fits the lease agreement and more.
The property management company issues a tenant eviction notice but when the tenant refuses to honor it the company proceeds to file an eviction with the court. The property management company know how many tenant eviction notices it should give out before it goes to court.