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Frequently Asked Questions

How Much Do You Charge to Manage My Rental?
Management fees are charged on a monthly basis and are 8% of the rental price. All homeowners can also expect a lease renewal fee of $150.00 as well as a tenant procurement fee between $250.00-$500.00 at the beginning of new tenancy. Please call or e-mail for a quote of specific charges that can be expected for your property.

When And How Do I Get Paid?
By Florida Law, tenants must pay rent by the 3rd of each month. Once rent has been collected, payments are verified and processed. Our owners receive their payment minus any monthly management fees and/or repairs on the 11th of every month. If rent is paid after the 3rd, Planet Realty & Management will process payments within 10 business days of receipt. All of our owners have two payment options, some elect a direct ACH payment which will deposit into an account of the owners choice while others elect to have a check mailed to them.

How Do Your Screen Tenants?
The Planet Realty & Management application will check credit, background and rental history. Please note that a photo ID and proof of income will also be required.

How Many Properties Do You Currently Manage and What Type of Properties?
The Planet Realty & Management office has an inventory of about 70 properties at any given time. Our properties range from townhomes and condos to single family homes. Planet Realty & Management is accustomed to making HOA payments and any other home services you may require.

How Long Has Planet Realty & Management Been Managing Properties?
Wendy Rodgers opened the doors to Planet Realty & Management in 2001 and the doors have been open ever since! Together the Planet Realty & Management office has over 25 years of experience managing hundreds of properties.

I Don’t Live in Town, What Do I Do If Something Breaks?
Planet Realty & Management has a wide variety of resources available to assist each of our homeowners determine the most affordable, best quality and quickest repairs. We also recommend the use of home warranties to cover the unexpected expenses of home ownership. Planet Realty & Management will handle suggesting repair contacts, contacting your chosen repair company, contacting the tenant and completing payment for all repairs.