Having a highly trusted and experienced private residential manager inspecting and protecting your property will reduce the burden and worry associated with being away from home and absentee ownership. We’ll perform regularly scheduled and post severe weather visits to your property and send detailed reporting the very same day.

We work directly with each client to develop a custom inspection checklist, share emergency contact information, and formulate a system for documentation and reporting, along with an action plan in the event that problems are discovered. We’ll also serve as your local contact for security monitoring notifications.

The following is a sample checklist for an absentee owner’s home in Ivy, Va:

Bi-Weekly and Post Severe Weather Event Checklist:

◻ Inspect exterior siding & trim + roof, gutters & drainage
◻ Check windows & doors in all rooms
◻ Check thermostats & Hvac functionality
◻ Inspect interior for leaks & insects
◻ Flush all commodes & run faucets
◻ Inspect all kitchen appliances
◻ Check all interior/exterior lights and replace bulbs as needed
◻ Monitor performance of irrigation system (Activate in May, Winterize in October)
◻ Schedule and manage seasonal HVAC service & check or replace fire extinguishers and smoke detector batteries each Spring and Fall

"You manifest outstanding organizational characteristics and epitomize the professional in your commitment to excellence."
T.R. Ivy, VA.

"Whenever I refer Albemarle Estate Services (1) I know the job will be done right and on time (2) I can count on the top quality of your work to help me prepare to market my client's property (3) Everyone to whom I have referred to A.E.S. likes you and your professionalism (4) It is a feather in my cap when my clients thank me for referring A.E.S.
Tommy Brannock, Realtor
Loring Woodriff Real Estate Associates
Charlottesville, VA

"We appreciate all that you do for us and we take great comfort in knowing we can call on you any time we need assistance."
J.F, Keswick, VA

"You are a prime example of fantastic customer service".
S.S. Charlottesville, VA

"Some of your most outstanding qualities are being aware of one's individuality and your tireless attempts to insure successful conclusion of each project in a timely manner".
P.S. Charlottesville, VA