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Our Property Management Guarantees for Eastern Pinellas County and Elsewhere in the Tampa Area

Our Tampa property managers minimize your risk of owning investment property, while guaranteeing your results. Our guarantees are just one reason we’re the best property management in Tampa.

Lease Guarantee

We guarantee your Lease! Should any tenants we place into your rental home move out and break their lease during the first 12-months of their initial lease term, we will find a replacement FOR FREE. We have been guaranteeing our landlord’s leases for over 10 years, and during this time, none of our landlords have had to pay two full leasing fees in the same 12 month period.

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Conditions: Federal military relocation, tenant death and legal lease terminations are excluded. If we are able to recover monies from your tenant to compensate for their lease break, they will be applied in this order: (1st) to pay any unpaid rents due to our landlord caused by the lease break; (2nd) if there are funds remaining, to compensate Hoffman Realty for costs incurred resulting from the lease break.

Eviction Protection Guarantee

We guarantee that if our screened tenant has to be evicted, we will cover the cost. If an eviction becomes necessary at your property, we will cover the eviction costs for up to $2,000.

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Conditions: This only applies to tenants we place into your rental home. Not available with all plans. Requires a Qualified Management Plan.

Animal Protection Guarantee

We guarantee your home will not be damaged by an approved animal. We screen each pet, charge a reasonable fee, and guarantee that you (the property owner) will not pay out of pocket for pet damage. We pay for any damages (exceeding the security deposit) caused by an approved animal up to $1,000.

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Conditions: Service and Assistance animals excluded as we are not allowed to screen.

21-Day Rental Guarantee

We guarantee that we can find a quality tenant for your home in 21 days, or the first two months of management fees are FREE!

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Conditions: Your home must be vacant and “rent ready”, you must allow us to choose the rental price, and you must allow up to 2 approved pets.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

We guarantee that if you are not completely satisfied with our service, you can end your management contract at any time.

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Conditions: If you notify our Broker by email at Homes@HoffmanRealty.com that you are not completely satisfied, we’ll end your management contract at any time and without penalty for termination.

Trust Hoffman Realty with Your Rental Home

No other Tampa property management service offers you this money back guarantee!

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Try Us without Risk:

We guarantee that if you are not completely satisfied with our service you can end your management contract at any time.

Conditions: If you notify our Broker by email at Homes@HoffmanRealty.com that you are not completely satisfied, we’ll end your management contract at any time and without penalty for termination. We ask that you give us up to 30-days to ensure any ongoing maintenance is completed, vendors are paid and we can prepare security deposits and a full management files for you.

REVIEWS

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Nov 22, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty David
We use Hoffman for management of a long distance rental property. They have been 100% professional, they communicate effectively, and protect my interests. I'm very comfortable having them represent me, and would recommend them to anyone looking for a good rental management company.
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Nov 17, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty George
We rented a home through Hoffman Realty and the process couldn’t have gone better. They rented us a fantastic home. And provided excellent service. It was so good we ended up buying the home we rented!
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Nov 10, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Richard
Hoffman Realty & Property Management handled my property in Forest Hills for over 5 years. In that time I had 2 renters and neither tenant was ever late on a payment (even during Covid). I credit that fact to their screening process for the tenants. Problems did crop up from time to time and I appreciated the fact that Hoffman Property management had vendors to fix the problem but also had flexibility when I said “I know a guy who fixes that”. They did a lot to keep The house occupied and in good shape. I’d highly recommend them.
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Nov 10, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty K
Hoffman Realty LLC has managed my home since 2014. They have done an outstanding job and I would have continued to use their business if I had not decided to sell my home. I highly recommend Hoffman if you're searching for a property manager in the Tampa area.
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Nov 5, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Anton
Closed FHA deal with bunch of hurdles along the way, great experience working with Maryann, she's very straight forward communication wise she's also responsive and understanding.
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Nov 3, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Luisa
Our experience with the specialists of this real estate has been very good. We were treated with great professionalism and patience. We especially thank Kaysha Rodríguez for her care and the help she always gives us.
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Oct 27, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Shasta
It has been somewhat of a challenge renting from out of the local area. Kaysha and Nina have been professional, willing and very kind. I was at my wits end but after my realtor locating this residence, my stress level decreased. Moving is STRESSFUL in itself. Being able to communicate with Kaysha and Nina has eased my frustration. Renting a home in a ne city is major and going over the lease extensive with Kaysha was reassurance that this was a solid decision. I can't speak enough to their helpfulness and ability to be understanding of my tears and empathize. I look forward to residing in our new residence in beautiful area. Continued blessings and job well done!
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Oct 25, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Chad
Talked to Kaysha on the phone. Very professional and polite.
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Oct 12, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Jennifer
My husband and I rent one of the houses that Hoffman Realty manages and Doreen worked very hard for us to get the home owners to approve to replace all the screens on the pool Lanai. The screens are in horrible condition. At first the homeowners would only agree to replace a few of the panels but with Doreen's persistence, they finally agreed to replace the entire screen. THANK YOU SO MUCH DOREEN!! We truly appreciate you!!!
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Oct 5, 2021
Google Hoffman Realty Pamela
My clients and I worked with Nina to view and apply for their rental. She was very responsive and helpful at each point along the process, and my clients can't wait to move into their new home!

FAQ

What insurance do I need as a Landlord?

For hazard coverage, you will need a “Dwelling Policy” for your house or a “Rented to Others” Rider for your condo. For liability coverage, make sure you have sufficient general liability coverage in your hazard policy or through a separate commercial liability policy.

If you are new to being a landlord, you should consult with your insurance agent to ensure you are properly protected.

How should a landlord hold escrow?

If your tenant gives you a security deposit, or advance rent, these funds must go into escrow. In Florida, it is best to open a separate bank account to hold escrow as the law requires that these funds not be commingled with your personal funds. The law dictates this account should be at a “Florida banking institution” and, if you choose an interest-bearing account, 75% of the interest, or 5% of the funds deposited, must be paid to your tenant.

What is a Stipulation?

A Stipulation is a court-approved Payment Plan for a tenant that has fallen behind on their rent payments to their Landlord. It is a way to avoid completing an eviction for your tenants who are serious about getting caught up.

Should I accept pets?

Almost 80% of renters in the Tampa Bay area have a pet, so landlords that promote a “no pet” policy miss a huge number of potential renters. If you limit the pool of potential renters, it takes longer to rent your property. Allowing the right kind of pets reduces your vacancy losses by ensuring that your property stays occupied and rented.

Should you rent your property furnished or unfurnished?

Typically short-term rentals are offered furnished as they are used for vacation or corporate housing. However, long-term rentals are typically offered unfurnished, because most long-term renters have their own furniture. In our experience, only a very small number of renters are looking for a furnished long-term rental in the Tampa Bay area, so it will take you a long time to find a long-term renter if you only offer your property furnished.

Should I rent my property without a background check?

All landlords want to rent their property to good tenants. The only effective (and legal) way to know if your potential new tenants will be good neighbors and trustworthy of your property is to perform a thorough background check. This should include credit, criminal, sex-offender, income, and prior landlord references. It’s better to leave your property vacant than to rent to the wrong person.

If You’re a Landlord with Questions, We’ve Got Answers

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~Maintenance and Inspections
~Why You Need Landlord Insurance
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