Property Management Services
WestMark Property Management offers residential leasing and property management of single family houses, duplexes, townhomes and small apartment complexes in Lubbock and the surrounding area. All Westmark leasing agents hold a Texas real estate license as required by State law and membership in the National, Texas and Lubbock Realtor Associations. Owners of residential investment property can select from several levels of services offered by WestMark Property Management.
Our full service contract includes property make ready services, marketing the property for lease using various web sites, print media and yard signs, tenant screening for credit quality and criminal background check, completing the lease agreement with all addenda, rent collection, handling all maintenance and repair calls, monthly statements accounting for all funds, move out processes and security deposit accounting. Rent proceeds are automatically deposited to the owners account. When necessary, we handle the eviction and collection processes. The property owner pays a leasing fee and a monthly fee based on a percentage of the monthly rent rate. Fees are negotiable and based on a number of factors.
WestMark offers a Lease Only service in which the property owner pays a onetime fee for the property to be leased, and then takes over the management. This service includes the marketing, tenant screening for credit, rent history and criminal background check and preparation and signing of the Lease. Property owners benefit from market expertise, volume pricing from repairmen and service providers, professional rent collection, precise accounting of income and expenses, and protection of their real estate investment.
Tenant Rental/Leasing Services
Tenant residents of a WestMark managed property can count on knowledgeable, well trained agents to help them find a rental home, handle questions about the Lease, information about utilities, repair requests, property condition and other concerns.
The licensed agents stay updated on all applicable tenant landlord laws. Security Deposits are held in the company’s trust account for safe keeping, and upon the expiration of a Lease, tenants receive a full accounting in accordance with the Texas Property Code.
Rent and other fees can be paid on-line using our PayLease portal. Residents can use a credit card or electronic check, making rent payments easy and convenient.