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Property Preservation

Property Preservation

Charles King Property Preservation . provides coverage for REO and Pre-REO field services and Property Inspections.

Failure to properly winterize property is one of the most costly mistakes in the REO business. Charles King Property Preservation. understands this risk and contracts REO field professionals to service our properties. Our standard winterization includes:

  • Draining all supply lines
  • Plugging the main supply line
  • Winterizing all drain line traps with antifreeze
  • Use of forced air to remove standing water from supply lines
  • Placard all fixtures, traps and toilets with winterization notifications

Our Field Contractors will ensure your assets' doors and windows are secure to mitigate occurrence of forced entry by unauthorized parties. During the securing process, our contractors will:

  • Rekey the main/secondary door and secure a lock box for future entry
  • Secure all doors and windows
  • Placard securing sign in front/visible window.
  • In the event that the integrity of any of the exterior doors or windows is breached, our contractors will secure the breach by boarding to HUD standards

Personal Property Remediation
Upon an initial order, a Charles King Property Preservation contractor will properly discard all personal effects of the previous occupant(s). Items with a value in excess of $300 will be catalogued and stored for a specified period of time compliant with local ordinances. In the event that our contractors uncovers any materials that may be toxic or considered hazardous, the items will be documented and reported so they may be properly disposed of to limit negative exposure to the community as well as the environment.

Lawn/Snow Service
It is a common belief among REO professionals that a properly manicured lawn attracts more buyers, higher offers and helps remove the stigma and inherent risk of being a vacant REO property. Our Field Contractorss will provide bi-monthly lawn service compliant with HUD requirements. Snow removal compliant with local ordinances can also be facilitated on a transactional basis as requested.

Property Appreciation Services
Charles King Property Preservation offers a complete array of Property Appreciation Services that can help maximize your net return on your disposed asset. Whether a fresh coat of paint or that new carpet smell would help market your property, we have you covered.

  • Painting/Drywall service
  • Flooring
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Roofing
  • Kitchen appliances


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Sunday: Closed