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3 Steps to Quickly Rent Your Thousand Oaks Property

Realtor Showing a Vacant Property to a Couple in Thousand OaksMany landlords believe that when they put up a listing for a rental property, that interest will naturally appear. However, to effectively and quickly rent your Thousand Oaks property, focus on networking and increasing the awareness of your rental property in the community. As you increase efficiency and outreach, you will have more prospective renters to choose from to rent your property to. Not only will engaging yourself in these areas help increase your potential renters, but it will also lead to a long-term path of growth and influence for you overall.


If you analyze the local market, you might consider some tactics that professional rental agents utilize. The most effective way to quickly rent your Thousand Oaks property is often free and low cost and involves accessing rental networks and circles of communities that you are already acquainted with.

While your personal contacts may not want to become your new residents directly, by constantly keeping your name and property top of mind with your contacts, your connections might refer you if a situation comes up when someone mentions looking for a rental property. Social Media is a great way to do this. Society is etching towards a digital age where social interactions, information search, and businesses are thriving. Facebook and LinkedIn are popular platforms in the property investment industry as they are utilized to showcase imagery and business information. Use these platforms to contact and post visual and informational content with your connections to quickly rent your Thousand Oaks property.

Online Listings

A large portion of your target audience will come from online listings. To gain the most out of your audience that are browsing online, you need to have multiple places where your online listings are placed. Prospective renters will have various means of finding your listings. One main place to have your online listings is on your website, which can serve as a key source for your rental listings that future residents can refer to.

Find a local classifieds or public listing site that users tend to often utilize to feature homes or other items. A user might have a greater trust in your listing if it is posted on a site that they trust and are consistently using (e.g., Craigslist, etc.)

Another tactic to optimize your online listings and presence online is to create a video tour or image gallery and post on YouTube. Make sure to utilize keywords and image tags specific to the Thousand Oaks area to increase the likelihood of a prospective renter finding your video. You can also consider making the video tour a part of your website, or by adding it to a local classified listing ad.

Open House

Above anything that you can do on your own, your prospective renter is most likely going to be convinced by the rental property itself. While you may have the option for potential residents to tour your property through appointments, you can also maximize the number of individuals interested in your rental property by opening your house to the public.

Hold a Thousand Oaks open house event: You can host a party, sponsored activity, potluck, garage sale, or recognition event that can attract the community to come to the Thousand Oaks. When you invite the community, those who might be nervous about going alone can go along with the crowd and have a personal contact with not only you but also be able to see the property and pique their interest into becoming your future residents.

While there are many methods you can go about attracting new residents to your rental property, the simplest means are often the most effective. Quickly rent your Thousand Oaks property by increasing your network, posting online listings, and holding an open house.

Would you like to learn more? Schedule an appointment with Real Property Management Ventura County for a free assessment of your Thousand Oaks property. For more information, contact us online or call us at 805-387-3682.

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