Landlord Information

Posted Date: August 6th, 2016

Palm Beach County Property Management Company

Palm Beach County Property Management Companies Deciding on which Palm Beach County Property Management Company to choose to manage one of your biggest assets should not be taken lightly. Here is a list of questions commonly asked by our landlords and owners: 1) How much do your charge? This is the always the first question and the easiest to answer. We charge a small monthly management fee and a initial tenant placement fee. WE DO NOT CHARGE a fee while vacant, initial reserve amount, mark up on maintenance, inspections etc. Bottom line we only charge 2 fees. 2) Where are you located? We... Read More

Posted Date: September 25th, 2015

Realtor Referrals

Maintain a great working relationship with your clients while letting us handle their property management needs. Whether you are a real estate agent reluctant to manage a few homes or are a real estate broker with a out of town property management company our local West Palm Beach property management company is here to help. We are a Palm Beach County focused property management company that offers real estate agents a way to outsource their property management duties to a local property management company. This allows you to continue focusing on your sales activity and retain YOUR client... Read More

Posted Date: June 26th, 2015

West Palm Beach Property Management Frequently Asked Questions

West Palm Beach Property Management Frequently Asked Questions: How do you determine the rental rate? We will look at the most recently rented and for rent units in the area and compare them to your property. Once we determine the quality, age, finishes, size, etc of your home we will recommend a rental rate to you and if you agree we will market the property according. Do I need to pay a reserve amount? No. We do not require reserve funds to be placed in our escrow. How do I get my home rent ready? Some houses are ready to go and nothing needs to be done. In the case that there is some... Read More

Posted Date: June 24th, 2015

West Palm Beach Property Management Issues

West Palm Beach Property Management Issues Why should I hire a West Palm Beach property manager? Home managers offer peace of mind when it comes to dealing with the sometimes daunting tasks of managing your rental property. Can you manage your own rental property? Yes of course you can, but only if you are local and resourceful enough to be prepared to manage every facet of the industry. Here are a few issues/pitfalls that you will have to deal with when managing your own property. Tenant screening- We use a 7 step tenant screening process which ensures that we are finding you the most... Read More

Posted Date: April 4th, 2014

Rental Process in Palm Beach County

The Rental Process  by Glenn Gurvitch If your a tenant deciding ro rent from our company or if you are a landlord who wants us to find you a qulified a tenant in Palm Beach County. Here is some information to let you know what we require so we can qualify a potential tenant. 1) log on to and click the apply now button (on the top right corner). Each tenant over the age of 18 will have to submit an application and pay a $50 application fee. The fee will cover a tenant credit report, eviction report and a criminal report. 2) Eviction History- We have a zero... Read More

Posted Date: March 18th, 2014

List your property with us

Not sure if you would like to sell your home or rent it out? We can help. Some of our clients are on the sidelines waiting for the real estate market to rebound before they sell their home and would like income in the mean time. If this is the case we can rent out your home until it is the right time to sell. Please note our leases contain a clause that will allow us to terminate a tenancy with your existing tenant with 30 day notice if you decide to sell your home. Call us for more information on how we can market your home for sale. Read More

Posted Date: March 18th, 2014

About Our Team

Our team consists of real estate professionals that have experience in many different aspects of the industry. In addition to our team of professionals we partner with many local contractors, realtors and property managers to ensure that your home is rent ready and shown to the the best and most qualified tenants available in Palm Beach County. Please click here to read more about our team or fill in the box to the right and someone will contact you regarding your real estate needs. Call us anytime at 561.516.5283.   Read More

Posted Date: February 27th, 2014

Our Services- A step by step approach

Property Management in Palm Beach County Step by Step Approach 1) Verifying that your property is Rent Ready- We like to visit every property before we agree to take over your home so that we can go through and verify that there are no major health and safety issues. Once we conduct a walk through we can recommend some local contractors to make the appropriate repairs if necessary. 2) Marketing- We market your investment property all over the internet and various sites including our own sites and One of the most important sites that we... Read More

Posted Date: February 27th, 2014

Free Rental Analysis

Homes will generally rent for as much what a comparable with rent for in a comparable market. Give us a call or submit your information in the box to the right and we can provide a detailed analysis of what your home will rent for. Since we have such a large tenant base we will likely have a tenant that might be interested in the property right away if not we can start marketing your home on the MLS,,, and our own websites to get your home maximum exposure to rent in the shortest amount of time. Our goal is to find the most qualified tenant for your home in... Read More

Posted Date: February 24th, 2014

7 Step Tenant Screening Process

The tenant screening process is one of the most important and critical things that a property manager can do to start off a landlord tenant relationship in the right direction. After years of selecting and combing through tenant applications we have developed a system to properly screen your next tenant. At My Area Realty Property Management we screen the following items: 1) National Credit Report: We do more than just check for credit scores. We analyze what type of debt and collections that the prospective tenant has. Most of the time we will rent a home to prospective tenant that has... Read More

Posted Date: February 19th, 2014

Three Day Notice in Palm Beach County

Evictions in Palm Beach County by Glenn Gurvitch Evictions in Palm Beach County can be tricky but as long as you follow the Florida Statutes to a tee then you should be fine. At our company we have a system set up with the following rules in a place to ensure that we issue a proper three day notice early in the month so a tenant does not use the court system as a way to live rent free. Rent is due on the first of the month and is generally considered late if not paid by the fifth of the month. We would like to say that all of our tenants pay rent on time but thats not the case every time as... Read More

Posted Date: February 19th, 2014

Properties We Manage

My Area Realty manages over 100 property in Palm Beach County ranging from single family homes that rent for $3,000 per month to multi-family units that rent for $700. Whether you are the former or latter you can rest assure that we give each property the same attention. We currently manage properties in the following cities in Palm Beach County: West Palm Beach, FL Property Management Wellington, FL Property Management Lake Worth, FL Property Management Boynton Beach, FL Property Management Royal Palm Beach FL Property Management Boca Raton, FL Property Management Delray Beach, FL Property... Read More

Posted Date: January 29th, 2014

Eviction Help

Evicting a tenant in Palm Beach County? Evictions unfortunately have become a necessary evil which can lead to lots of time and extra expense. If you are new to the eviction process or would like to get some help in eviction your tenant please call us. Eviction process 1) Three Day Notice- The landlord must post a correct Three Day Notice on the property. The three day notice will demand possession of the property or payment of rent with the statutorily mandated three day time period. The day of posting does not count as the first day of notice and neither do Saturdays, Sundays and legal... Read More

Posted Date: January 29th, 2014

Why you need a property manager

Maybe you need a property manager and maybe you don't. Property management entails more than just collecting rent at the end of the month. A successful property manager can help prevent problems before they even occur through careful planning and through experience. If you do not have the experience to be a property manager then small issues such as a roof leak or issuing a proper three day notice can lead to extra work and more expenses.  Other benefits of hiring a property management is the marketing advantage that a property management company has. For example, our company will... Read More

Posted Date: January 29th, 2014

Request A Property Management Proposal

Requesting a Property Management Proposal. Requesting a property management proposal can be done very easily just call, email or request a proposal by submitting your information in the box to the right. We will likely contact you the same day to discuss your property management needs and once we have determined what your requirements are we can submit a proposal to you for your review. We only charge for two items: Tenant Placement and a low monthly management charge. Our management agreement is a few pages long but our summary of services is very easy, Please see below: •Zero reserve... Read More

Posted Date: January 29th, 2014

Property Management Services

Our company offers two basic options when it comes to our services: Property Management or Tenant Placement. Our property management services is our main service. This service entails viewing your property in order to make suggestions in getting your property ready to rent. If you need us to help with some minor repairs we can schedule a contractor to come to your home. All of our contractors give us great discounts because of the volume of work that we provide and we pass these discounts to you. Once your home is rent ready we will start marketing your property to potential tenants in Palm... Read More

Posted Date: January 29th, 2014

Tenant Placement Services

Tenant Placement vs. Property Management Services If you are looking for a tenant in Palm Beach County your have come to the right place. Last year alone we place over 200 tenants in properties throughout the Palm Beach area. Our real estate company offers both property management services and tenant placement.  Tenant Placement- If you would like our company to list your rental home and find you a qualified tenant we can do this for a one time fee. This fee is paid by the tenant and is equivalent to one month's rent. Our company is tenant focused and because we are in the... Read More