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June 24, 2021

Tips To Protect Your Rental Property In Manhattan

Whether you’re renting out the family lake house or you have a diverse rental portfolio, you are aware it can be difficult to protect a rental property in Manhattan. If vacant, your place may be a prime target for a burglar or vandal. In the event you have guests, you also must keeping people safe.

Including a mixture of solutions like monitored alarms and smart devices, here are several proven methods to make sure you’re fully protecting your Manhattan rental property.

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

One of the best deterrents against rental or vacation property damage is installing a monitored security system. Your guests will rest easier if they have protection against intruders, particularly if Manhattan is unfamiliar territory. If a intruder tries to break in, your alarms will contact your 24/7 ADT monitoring team while the high-decibel alarm warns all people within the home. You can even receive a notification to your phone in the event a surveillance camera spots a lurker.

 
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Smart Key Codes Add Security When You Have New Guests

After a renter moves on, you need to they don’t maintain entry to your property. If they took or copied a key, then they could possibly come back later. To offset this issue, you can change the locks after each renter or utilize smart keypad locks that integrate with your home security system. By using smart locks, you can provide each renter their own code number that will expire once they leave. If past occupants return and attempt to use their outdated code, you will receive a notification on your smartphone.

Automated Devices Protect Your Rental Property In Manhattan -- Even When Your Property is Vacant

When you have a rental or vacation home in Manhattan, you need to ensure it’s protected, including when it’s not occupied. a smart method to do that is to make it look like there's someone home. By connecting your property’s security system to home automation components like smart bulbs, thermostats, and speakers, your unit will look occupied at all times. Preset your lighting to activate at regular intervals throughout the day and engage your sound system for a couple hours or more, and a potential burglar will second-guess their intentions. By using the proper home security, you have the ability to schedule components through a mobile security app.

Securing Your Rental Property In Manhattan Is Easier With A Security System

The benefits advanced home security for property owners are numerous: 24-hour monitoring, convenient automation, and smart locks with key codes are only the beginning. Reach out to Secure24 Alarm Systems and our knowledgeable team will assist you in creating an ADT home security plan that makes sense for your rental. Phone (212) 553-6589 or submit our online form to make an appointment.