A Condo Inspection Checklist for Condo Owners and Property Managers

A Condo Inspection Checklist for Condo Owners and Property ManagersKeeping a condo inspection checklist handy will help you head off major repairs before they become major headaches.

If you’ve seen The Money Pit, with Tom Hanks and Shelly Long, you’ll know one of the most famous scenes. One house problem after another has the exasperated couple who are excited to finally relax and enjoy a hot bath. But just as they fill the tub, it falls through the floor, crashing into the home’s entry way.

The condition of your condo probably isn’t that bad, but a condo inspection checklist can help you spot problems before they become big, exasperating ordeals.

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The Best Ways to Create a Property Management Checklist

photodune-6520543-real-estate-xsUsing a property management checklist will keep your residents, staff and management company happy.

Whether you’re a new property manager or you’ve been around the block for a while, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with all your responsibilities. Everyone is pulling you in different directions – the residents are requesting use of the common areas, the maintenance staff is complaining about an increase in work orders, the condo board association is waiting for your reports, and the management company is breathing down your neck for the analytics you promised them months ago.

So what do you do? Create a property management checklist to keep you on task.

But where should you begin?

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