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Why are the windows open?

Why are the windows open?

One of the most important functions of a property management company is to provide safe properties. While there’s no way to guarantee safety, there are many things property management companies can do to make properties safer.

One of the things we do during the move-in inspection is we open all the single/double-hung windows and take pictures. What’s the point of this practice? By doing this, we know that at least when the resident moved-in, all the windows stay up when they are open. This ensures that the windows don’t inadvertently drop when the residents open the windows.