Providing a pet-friendly property can often be beneficial for St. Louis landlords. You’ll find that your vacancy rates are lower because of the overwhelming majority of tenants who have pets. You’ll also find that you can charge a bit more for your home, by utilizing pet fees and pet rent. Good tenants are willing to pay a little extra if it means their furry friends can move in with them. As long as you have a strong pet policy in place, you can have a successful and profitable rental experience by allowing pets.
We have often advised St. Louis rental property owners about the importance of inspections. By conducting routine property inspections, you can save money on maintenance costs. You can also document the condition of your property and ensure your tenants are following the terms of your lease agreement.