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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In Ann Arbor

Whether you’re renting out your parents' old condo or you have a diverse rental portfolio, you understand of how difficult it can be to protect a rental property in Ann Arbor. If vacant, your unit may look enticing for a burglar or vandal. In the event you have guests, you also have to try keeping your tenants secure.

From monitored security to smart security, here are some ways to help you protect your Ann Arbor rental property.

Get Consistent Security With Professional Security Monitoring

An effective way to prevent theft or vandalism at your rental property is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your renters can sleep easy when they have protection against prowlers, particularly if Ann Arbor is unknown to them. In the event a intruder tries to enter unlawfully, your security system will contact your monitoring professionals at ADT while the high-decibel alarm alerts everyone inside. You even have the ability to receive phone notifications when a surveillance camera picks up a lurker.

 
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Advanced Keypad Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

After a renter moves on, sometimes it's a guess to know if they will be gone forever. If they took or copied a key, then they could possibly to regain entry. To counteract this concern, you can change the locks after each renter or install smart locks with your home security system. By using keypad locks, you can give every tenant their own code number that can deactivate when they vacate the property. If past occupants return and use their old code on the keypad, you will get an alert on your phone.

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

When you invest in a rental or vacation property in Ann Arbor, you need to secure the house when there’s nobody there. a smart method to achieve this is to make it look like there’s always activity within the home. By integrating your advanced home security with automated features like lighting, entertainment systems, and climate control, your unit will always appear occupied. Set your lighting to activate at regular intervals throughout the day and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a curious prowler will second-guess their intentions. When you have the right security system, you can set schedules through a convenient smartphone application.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Ann Arbor Begins With Customized Home Security

The advantages of an ADT system for rental owners are many: integrated automation, 24-7 monitoring, and smart keypad door locks are a few highlights of what you can expect. Reach out to Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will help you customize an ADT package that fits your needs. Dial (734) 224-3173 or fill out the form below to get started.