Real Estate and Rental Information About Old Town Commons & OId Town

Do You Need A Rental Property Manager For Your 2-BR 2 BA Place In Alexandria?

Do you need a property manager in Alexandria?

Is Hiring a Property Manager for You?

Although hiring a property management company has many advantages, there is a cost associated with hiring a property manager. In addition to the expense of property management, there are other reasons why property management may not be for you. Consider the following factors to determine if hiring a property management company would be a good decision for your property. Ask yourself these questions to be able to make an informed decision:
  • Will you live and work near your rental property? Northern Virginia is a very transient area. We have more than our share of military, diplomats, State Department, political appointees, and academia.  If you're getting transferred across the country or around the world, it might be a good idea to let a professional manage your rental. Even simple tasks get complicated very quickly when you aren't around to manage the details.
  • Do you want to handle the details of property management? Some landlords look forward to the challenge of finding good tenants. Some landlords find that maintaining a property and managing details is rewarding and enjoy taking late night calls. On the other hand, if you think rental property ownership is a chore and want little or nothing to do with the day-to-day management of your properties, you should probably consider hiring help to manage your property.
  • How busy are you? Even if you find hands-on management rewarding, you may not have much time to devote to your property management business.  If you already have a full-plate, then the last thing you need is more to worry about, thus; the hiring of a management company may be an excellent idea when investing your hard-earned money.
  • Can you afford the cost? Let's face it. Hiring a property management company is a much more attractive option if you can afford it.  If monthly cash-flow is not an issue, you'll likely save money by paying a property manager and writing off the expense.  If at the end of every month cash is tight, however, you may not want to hire a property manager.
  • Can you afford the risk? Are you familiar with the Virginia Residential Landlord Tenant Act? Are you aware of what are tenants' rights? Do you know your responsibilities?  The more you know about property management in today's litigious culture, the more you'll understand the value of having a professional in your corner.
  • Do you have access to a network of maintenance people? All properties require maintenance. When your tenant calls you in need of repair will you know who to call and what to do in a timely fashion?  If not, you may want to consider hiring a property manager.
Learn more about our rental property management services in Northern VA. Nesbitt Realty does not manage the Colecroft Station association. (We are not the association nor are we association management.) Rather, our family-run small operation manages homes that have become rental units. No one knows more about the local real estate market than Nesbitt Realty.

Market Values

Contact us for an accurate assessment of your property's value at Colecroft Station. Currently for rent at Colecroft Station If you need a renter at Colecroft Station, Stuart Nesbitt can help you find the best possible tenants as quickly as possible.

Rentals in Old Town Alexandria

Looking for style and convenience? Look no further than this 2/2 condo in highly sought after COLECROFT STATION! Newly installed LVP throughout.

610 N West St #305

Updated kitchen and baths. Super sunny corner location with great views of plaza and Masonic Temple! Located across from Braddock Metro and smack dab in the middle of Old Town and Del Ray. Great restaurants and shopping all just steps away. In unit washer/dryer. On site fitness center. One assigned GARAGE parking space. 1 pet (CBC) with $100 monthly fee for 1st year only. COA charges $100 move in fee + $200 security deposit. Minimum income greater than $102,900. Certified funds required. Professionally managed. [Colecroft Station - $2,450]

Recent Sales at Colecroft Station

Beautifully updated condo, steps from the Metro, Old Town and Del Ray! The contemporary kitchen with brand NEW SS appliances has a large pass-through that makes the space feel bright and open.

505 E Braddock Rd #301

Spacious dining room and adjacent living room feature gorgeous hardwood floors and tons of light. Sliding glass doors open to patio with lovely views of Old Town and Del Ray! Primary bedroom with brand new carpet and large closet with organizers. Second bedroom, also with new carpet, makes the ideal guest space or home office! Modern bathroom with gorgeous vanity and new lighting. Close to tons of shops and restaurants and the Braddock Metro - a walker's paradise! Freshly painted and ready for you to move in - don't miss it! [Colecroft Station - $456,500]   SOLD!

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