Category Archives: For Landlords

How do you prepare property and place tenants?

At Peace of Mind Property Management, we offer new landlords the service of tenant placement.

Preparing the Property

The first step in this process is to prepare the property. We walk through the property and ensure that it’s going to pass any applicable state, county, or city rental inspections, including the lead inspection for properties built before 1978. Continue reading

What is included in the management fee?

Property Management Fee

The monthly management fee covers everything that Peace of Mind does for every property every month. The typical charges outside of the monthly fee are property repairs, court appearances, and any walkthroughs that you request beyond the semi-annual walkthroughs.

Why do you charge a retainer?

What the Retainer Covers

The retainer ensures that we have funds available to cover the setup of your property, if it’s not already being used as a rental. This retainer covers the costs of the county or city inspection, the related registration fee, the lead inspection, your annual MDE registration, your setup fee, and any minor repairs needed to pass the inspections. Continue reading