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WHY CHOOSE CAVALIER ESTATES

WE OFFER WORRY-FREE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

We provide rental property services for owners living out-of-town, for busy building owners, retiring landlords, and homeowners that just need some advice.  We tailor flexible rental property services to fit most situations, and this lets us stand above our competition.

VALUE-ADDED SERVICES

TOP TEN REASONS TO HIRE US

  1. Our average tenant stays 3 years!  Imagine the leasing commissions you’ll save by having the right tenant stay vs. needing to find a new tenant every year.
  2. We’ve been in business for over 15 years.
  3. We’re members of NARPM and the Hillsborough Association of Realtors.
  4. You can call our Express Owners Hotline, 24/7 and we will answer, even if it’s in the middle of the night.
  5. Your property is advertised on 50+ rental websites including Zillow, Trulia, Craigslist, the MLS and more, ensuring the largest available pool of tenants, therefore increasing tenant quality.
  6. Every tenant will be thoroughly screened including the following checks: background, criminal, eviction, employment, credit, bankruptcy, terrorist watch list, and more to protect you.
  7. We conduct thorough move in and move out inspections for you.
  8. Tenants can easily pay rent online and schedule repair requests.
  9. We’re available to advise our clients with property acquisition and disposition services.
  10. Our fees are straightforward and we offer a flat-rate management fee.
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