Throughout our 25 years of Baton Rouge property management, we have witnessed far too many hardworking families fail at the real estate investing game. We have watched as they consider investing as part of their retirement plans, find the perfect homes at the perfect times and perfect prices, make the offers, and never even stop to consider the fact that real estate investing is a JOB. And it’s not an easy one. They do not factor in the time they will spend at their properties, preparing them for tenants, showing, leasing, responding to maintenance calls at all hours of the day (or night), dealing with tenants who don’t care for their properties, inspecting the land and homes to be proactive about maintenance, and possibly even dealing with evictions. When you factor all of those aspects into the purchase, it may seem like a daunting task to be an investor, and may cause you to question why people even do it in the first place.
Enter the Instruction Manual
With the right team and council behind you, Baton Rouge property management does not need to be an overwhelming burden. As the leading property management company in Baton Rouge, we known what it takes to be successful. We have witnessed, far too many times, when people bite off more than they can chew in this industry, but we have also been present for success stories. In fact, we wrote the book on successful property management…literally.
If you are considering taking the leap into the world of rental property investment, don’t. At least not right away, Instead, make sure that you are properly educated and have thought everything through – that’s the best way to be successful.