When investing in single-family rental properties, minimizing your operating costs can help you maximize your revenue. Consequently, you might choose to manage those properties yourself to eliminate the expense of having someone else do it. If you have the time, the expertise and a smaller portfolio, there is certainly nothing wrong with that approach.
On the other hand, if your days are busy, you don’t have experience in this area or you own many properties (or intend to), you may find it advantageous to hire a property manager.
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