Perform detailed documentation of the interior and exterior including photos
Offer recommendations on repairs and cosmetic improvements that maximize monthly rent while providing good ROI.
Gather data on rental rates in the area and work with owners to determine the optimal rental rate. Rent research will vary, but should include looking at the recently rented comparables according to size and type.
Discuss with owners the pros and cons of different policies such as accepting pets, allowing smoking etc.
Install a lock box.
Market the property for rent
Prepare home for rent