The first step for Nesbitt Realty to hunt for the right tenant is to market your rental to the widest-possible audience. But the second step is to identigy the a dependable renter. Verifying the claims of applicants is one of the most essential responsibilities of every rental property manager in Alexandria.
Nesbitt Realty & Management scrutinizes the applicant’s past behavior. With that in mind, Nesbitt Realty assumes the applicant’s future behavior will be the same or similar. The possible renter should demonstrate a history of being a trustworthy, trustworthy lessee as well as meeting our financial criteria. Our background checking process is founded on several pillars including:
- Criminal Record & Evictions – Nesbitt sees it's crucial to know the criminal and public court records of the applicant on every rental in Alexandria, Virginia. Landlords should be aware that most other management companys do not check out court records.
- Tenant Screening – Nesbitt Realty screens tenants with a combination of checking credit history, background, eviction and criminal screening services as well as our own efforts to collect information needed to confirm and process the application.
- Landlord Reference – Our award-winning business utilizes public information, tax records and other research and verification to ensure that we're talking to actual landlord about actual rental history of the applicant.
If accepted, the prospective tenant’s in-processing includes a lease, lease signing, collecting pro-rated rent, and providing the renter with a copy of any association documents needed for disclosure and instruction on rules and regulations associated with the rental home and community.
For a complete break-down our process, email Nesbitt Realty or read more here. We are licensed by the Commonwealth and we are REALTORS® Nesbitt has these essential associations: Northern Virginia Association of Realtors, National Association of Residential Property Managers, Virginia Association of Realtors, and more.
Normally, Nesbitt Realty charges a small percentage of the rent that is collected, and that is why landlords confirm that our fees are some of the lowest property management fees in Northern Virginia. The duties and responsibilities of your designated Nesbitt Realty property manager is outlined in the contract that is ratified by both Nesbitt Realty and the landlord. Our property management agreement is legal and recognized as it was prepared by the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors staff attorneys. This is a standardized agreement and it details the financial responsibilities, and it also specifies the types of financial reports that a landlord may expect.
What We Guarantee You
You are guaranteed that your designated Nesbitt Realty property manager aligns his/her work in accordance with amended laws and condo regulations which are relevant to your specific situation. Let us relieve your real estate burden. Do give us a call at (703) 765-0300 to discuss any questions or concerns that you may have.