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June 24, 2021

How To Protect Your Rental Property In San Francisco

Whether your leasing the your parents' old condo or you have an array of investment properties, you are aware that it can be challenging to protect a rental property in San Francisco. If vacant, your residence may be a prime target for thieves or vandals. And if you have guests, you also have to try safeguarding human beings.

From 24/7 monitoring to smart security, here are a few tips and tricks to assist in the protection of your San Francisco rental property.

Protect Your Investment With Security Monitoring

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is the installation of a home security system with monitoring. Your renters will rest easier if they have protection against invaders, especially if San Francisco is unknown to them. In the event a robber tries to break in, your alarms will alert your monitoring professionals at ADT while the high-decibel alarm alerts your visitors or tenants. You even have the ability to get smartphone texts when a surveillance camera picks up a potential burglar.

 
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Smart Locks Make It Easier To Rotate Renters

When a renter moves out, you should ensure 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 combat this problem, you can change the locks after each renter or utilize smart keypad locks that work with with your home security system. By using keypad locks, you can give each renter their own code number that can deactivate once they leave. And if they ever do come back and try an old key code, you will get an alert sent to your phone.

Automation Protects Your Rental Property In San Francisco -- Even When Your Property is Vacant

When you have a rental or airbnb in San Francisco, you you still have to protect the unit when it’s not occupied. a smart method to achieve this is to give an appearance that there’s always activity within the home. By linking your home security system to automation devices like interior and exterior lights, audio systems, and thermostats, your place will always appear occupied. Preset your lighting to activate at regular intervals throughout the day and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a would-be intruder will second-guess their intentions. When you have the proper home security, you have the ability to schedule components through a simple smartphone interface.

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

The benefits advanced home security for real estate investors are numerous: 24-hour monitoring, convenient automation, and smart locks with key codes are only the beginning. Contact Secure24 Alarm Systems and our security specialists will help you customize an ADT protection plan that makes sense for your rental. Dial (415) 966-3602 or complete the form on this page to get started.