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June 24, 2021

Ways To Protect Your Rental Property In Baltimore

Whether you rent a single property or you are a real estate investor with a diverse portfolio, you understand that it can be challenging to protect a rental property in Baltimore. If it’s not occupied, your unit may look enticing for thieves or vandals. In the event you have tenants, you also have to try keeping your tenants secure.

Ranging from 24/7 monitoring to advanced automation systems, here are some ways to help you protect your Baltimore rental property.

Get Consistent Security With 24-hour Security Monitoring

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is security monitoring. Your guests will rest easier if they feel secure against intruders, particularly if Baltimore is unfamiliar territory. If a intruder tries to break a window, your alarms will contact your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the high-decibel alarm alerts everyone inside. You even have the ability to receive smartphone notifications if a connected security camera identifies unusual activity.

 
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Advanced Keypad Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

When a renter vacates your property, you should make sure they are cut from a way to enter the house. In the event they took a key with them, then they could possibly to regain entry. To offset this issue, you can change the locks after each renter or have smart locks installed that integrate with your home security system. With smart locks, you can give each renter their own code number that can deactivate once they leave. If past occupants return and attempt to use their outdated code, you will receive a notification sent to your phone.

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

When you have a rental or vacation home in Baltimore, you also have to secure the house when there’s nobody there. An effective way to do that is to give an impression that there's someone home. By integrating your advanced home security with automated features like interior and exterior lights, audio systems, and thermostats, your place will look occupied at all times. Preset your lighting to turn on at different times of the night and play music for a few hours, and a would-be intruder will think twice before trying to enter. When you have the right security system, you have the ability to schedule components through a mobile security app.

Protecting Your Rental Property In Baltimore Is Easier With A Custom Home Security Package

The advantages advanced home security for property owners are numerous: 24-hour monitoring, convenient automation, and smart locks with key codes are just the tip of the iceberg. Reach out to Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will start customizing an ADT home security plan that fits your needs. Call (410) 934-3289 or complete the form on this page to request service.