Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: Am I required to make my property available to Section 8?

    A: Many owners that we have had experience with, just do not understand the Section 8 process. We will be more than glad to explain the process so that you can decide whether the process is something that you are willing to undergo.
  • Q: Are you licensed?

    A: Yes, our firm is licensed in the State of Georgia.
  • Q: Can I reach you after hours?

    A: Yes, by appointment.
  • Q: Can you put the money directly into my account?

    A: Yes, we use a system called View Post.
  • Q: Do I get to see the lease or sign it?

    A: You do get to see the lease. You have two options, our company’s Broker can sign it on your behalf, or you can choose to sign the lease.
  • Q: Do you sell real estate too?

    A: Yes, many of our investors who want to increase their portfolios are welcome to use our Realty services.
  • Q: How and when do I get my checks?

    A: Most of our services are online pay. We get your funds to you as quickly as possible based upon your management agreement.
  • Q: How is rent collection handled?

    A: The tenant pays into our trust account and we pay you or you still have the option of the tenant directly paying into your account.
  • Q: How long of a lease do you sign?

    A: A minimum of 12 months. We have 24 month leases also. But suggest, the owner re-evaluate their lease situation with the tenant after 1 year.
  • Q: How much security deposit do you charge the tenant?

    A: The full rental rate.
  • Q: How soon can you start managing my property?

    A: Following the return of the management agreement, immediately.
  • Q: What type of properties do you manage?

    A: Single-Family Homes, Condos, Townhomes, Duplexes, Triplexes & Quads
  • Q: What type of reports do I get and how often?

    A: Reports are generated through our online property management software. You will receive a monthly accounting statement, an Annual Report of your accounting, repairs and receipts. Also, any move-in and move-out inspection reports. These reports will be in your Owner’s Portal and available around the clock once they are uploaded.
  • Q: Who holds the tenant security deposit?

    A: Heirs Realty & Property Management prefers to hold the Security Deposit, but will consider on a case by case basis.