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How Self-tours are Changing the Leasing Game

The lengthy process of scheduling a traditional house tour and renting a property can be a nightmare for renters, homeowners, and property managers. The good news is that technology has given rise to a solution to this real estate problem: Self-tours.

Self-tour tech is becoming a norm for showing houses. Onerent’s data shows that 25 percent of its owners have shifted from traditional guided tours to Self-tours—and the number continues to rise.

Property management and real estate companies have opted for this new rental property software. That said, what makes Self-Tours the best choice for real estate investors?

What are Self-tours?

Self-tours enable prospect renters to see properties without the help of an agent. All a prospect has to do is book a Self-tour online and go see the home as scheduled. The property’s key is kept in an electronic lockbox, which is accessed by keying in the serial code on a web page or app.

With more and more prospects looking for faster ways to lease homes, Self-tours help make leasing more efficient and convenient for everyone. In fact, a survey by Entrata in 2018 said that apartment hunters prefer more efficient ways to view properties than guided tours. Onerent data also reveals 56-percent of renters prefer a digital experience when renting, making Self-tours an opportunity for real estate investors.

Militaries are now using virtual reality to train soldiers in ways that will help better prepare them when they are actually deployed in combat.

Property managers, leasing agents, and owners have also shifted to Self-tours for their properties to get higher ROI. Self-tour homes are more convenient and easier to book than other types of house tours. The more viewings a property has, the more opportunities to fill the vacancy fast.

But despite the promise of convenience and better returns, there is still some skepticism around this new tech.

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