Investor FAQs

Answers to your common questions

Am I required to make my property available to Section 8?


Are you licensed?

Auben Realty is licensed in SC, GA, and TN.

Can you put the money directly into my account?

Yes. We do offer direct deposit. To get started simply download, complete and return this form to your IAM. 

Do I get to see the lease or sign it?

Leases are emailed to our clients right after the resident has signed it.

Do you sell real estate too?

Absolutely! We are a full service investment brokerage offering sales (investment, commercial and homeowner), project management for your renovation needs as well as property management. To get started, we would love to talk with you about your sales needs. Feel free to contact our Director of Sales and Commercial Leasing, Janie Terrell Peel.

How much security deposit do you charge the tenant?

We have only the highest standards and complete thorough background and security checks on our future residents. The security deposit is typically equal the same amount as the 1st month rent. Want to know more about what it takes to become an Auben resident? Check out our Resident Requirements page for full to see a full list of what we require of our residents. 

How soon can you start managing my property?

We can start managing a property as soon as it is brought up to our rental standard and a management agreement is signed.
Ready to sign on the dotted line?
Submit your Investor Strategy Workbook digitally online

What lease terms do you offer?

Most leases are signed for a year. We do happily offer shorter and longer term rentals to fit your investment goals. Read our full lease terms here
Looking for a short-term rentals (Air Bnb, VRBO, etc) property management option? Check out our sister company, Benebu for more details! 

What type of properties do you manage?

Auben manages a wide range of properties. All rentals that we manage must meet our rental standards. We want to ensure that we are doing all we can to get you the best possible rent, and the best possible resident. View our Rental Property Standards page for more details. 

Who holds the tenant security deposit?

Security Deposits are typically held in our Escrow Account. Have more questions about how Auben works for Investors or want to learn about our Rented in 30 Days Guarantee? Email an Investor Account Manager with the form on the right side of this page. We hope to hear from you soon!

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