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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In Lancaster

Whether you’re renting out a single property or you are a real estate investor with a diverse rental portfolio, you know that it can be challenging to protect a rental property in Lancaster. If it’s not occupied, your unit may be a prime target for burglars or intruders. Also, if you are currently full, you also must keeping people safe.

From security monitoring to smart devices, here are some ways to assist in the protection of your Lancaster rental property.

Use Round-The-Clock Monitoring To Protect Your Rental House

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is installing a monitored security system. Your renters will enjoy more peace of mind when they feel secure against prowlers, particularly if Lancaster is unfamiliar territory. If a burglar tries to sneak in, your alarms will notify your ADT monitoring center while the warning siren rouses all people within the home. You can even receive an emergency alert to your smartphone when a surveillance camera spots a lurker.

 
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Smart Key Codes Simplify Security With New Renters

After a tenant vacates your property, you should go through the process so they are cut from a way to enter the house. In the event they took a key with them, then they have the ability to come back later. To offset this issue, you could install new locks every time a tenant leaves or have smart locks installed that work with with your home’s security. By using smart locks, you can give each renter a unique code that will no longer work when the lease ends. And if they ever do come back and use their old code on the keypad, you will receive a notification on your smartphone.

Smart Home Automation Protects Your Rental Property In Lancaster -- Even If You’re Away

If you own a rental or vacation home in Lancaster, you you still have to ensure it’s protected, including when there’s nobody there. a smart method to do that is to give an impression that there's someone home. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your home will consistently appear to be inhabited. Program the lights to activate at specific hours during the day and night and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a curious prowler will second-guess their intentions. By using the proper home security, you have the ability to schedule components through a simple smartphone interface.

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

The advantages of a home security system for rental owners are many: smart locks, automation, and monitoring are only the beginning. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our experts will start customizing an ADT home security plan that fits your needs. Dial (717) 256-1587 or complete the form on this page to make an appointment.