For those who own property in Massachusetts, Scudder Bay will make the management of that property easier and more profitable. After struggling to find capable property management services for our own portfolio of 250 units we quickly learned that there was a glaring need for management from a landlord’s perspective. We will improve the performance of your investment in key areas:
- Reduce maintenance costs, improve tenant relations and increase the value of your investment through efficient tenant management and cost control maintenance programs
- Reduce delinquencies and bad debts; improve cash flow
- Increase retention rates and reduce vacancy losses
- Minimize the time and expense required to evict non-performing and difficult tenants
- Experienced accounting team will provide Landlord with a full set of professional books and records
- Professional software with online access to critical information through Tenant and Owner Portals
If your Massachusetts investment property is a source of stress, Scudder Bay Property Management can help.
Our goal is to provide you with the best service and manage your properties efficiently and effectively. Our team has invested in a complete and modern software solution, AppFolio Property Manager. We are excited to share several of the new capabilities and how they will benefit you.
- More effectively market your properties and fill vacancies sooner. AppFolio allows us to quickly advertise vacancies online, posting to our website, and hundreds of other listing sites. Applicants can also apply right from their smartphones.
- Price rentals right for your market and reduce vacancies. AppFolio’s built-in rental comparison tool provides actual rental rates for units similar to yours in the same geographic location. This insight allows us to maximize your revenue and fill vacancies faster.
- Screen for the best residents. Streamlined, built in resident screening includes standard background and credit checks along with past rent payment history. Screens can be completed in minutes – enabling us to place the highest quality residents quickly.
- You will be paid faster and more securely. New functionality provides our team the ability to deposit funds directly into your bank account. No more waiting for a check in the mail.
- Collect rent faster with online payment options. Modern residents expect easy, online payment options. AppFolio gives residents three convenient ways to pay electronically (Cash, E-check, or with a credit card).
- On-demand access to your statements. Owner statements are securely posted to an online Owners Portal, saving time and paper. These simple statements provide you with a quick snapshot of your property details for the past month. We can also include maintenance invoices and additional reports you request.
- Handle property maintenance issues faster. We use AppFolio for electronic work-orders and communication with vendors so we can quickly resolve issues. At your request, we can email you a copy of the work order and relevant information giving you real-time updates.