Hire a Property Manager or Manage it Yourself?

It’s that age old question for real estate investors, “Should I manage the property myself or hire a property manager?”  Sure, we might be a little biased about what we think your answer to that question should be but we understand and appreciate those who chose to manage their investment on their own.  The important thing is that you know what questions to ask yourself.  Managing a rental property yourself can save you a few dollars but is that money enough to compensate you for your time and having to deal with the potential headaches on your own?

Here is an infographic, flow chart to help you sort through reasons why it may or may not make sense for you hire a Bend Oregon property management company.

Is It Time To Hire A Property Manager - Infographic

Source: AppFolio.com

 

About Dan Seim

Dan Seim is the primary contributor to Preferred Residential's blog. He has been writing about real estate issues that affect home owners in Bend and Central Oregon since 2011.