HMS Hickory Management Services - a special services real estate company
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Dear Investment Property Owner,

HMS Company Inc. suite of services is now available for new and seasoned investment property owners. Pick the service you need and stay involved with your property to the extent you want. These services are designed to give you options you have not had before. We hope you will consider doing business with us as a way to improve your success, lower your risk and get just what you need and no more. Please look at the options below and call to discuss the one that best fits your business model.

Comprehensive Credit and Background Checks

HMS Companies Inc. applies a rigorous and comprehensive, nation-wide background and credit vetting process on all prospective tenants.


A complete, stand-alone, web-based work order system that offers the best, high end system to manage your work load no matter your business. Compare to any others and see for yourself. Like all web-based products offered by HMS Companies Inc., MaintainWare is a fully supported system where training and consultation is included with your monthly subscription.


RentChek it designed to provide very cost effective rent collection, banking and legal notice to the tenant and owner if the rent is not paid. It is essentially a servicing function that we monitor instead of you. You manage your own maintenance and accounting. Legal services are available for further action.


This service is a combination of RentCheck and MaintainWare, our web-based maintenance delivery system. This is a highly integrated front and back end system that allows your tenant to send a maintenance request to you in email and records the information in a highly integrated database. You can print a work order for your maintenance person or auto- forward for execution. You can keep track of your work, look back to minimize duplication, and support other tasks like evidence in court. Invoicing, labor timesheets, job costing and efficiency studies are at your fingertips.

Full Service

Complete management consists of all our professional management staff, the best Web-based marketing Management tools developed by HMS Companies Inc., creative maintenance services and staff, and the full scope of accounting systems. Marketing consists of dedicated staff using multiple, measured advertising vectors and programs designed to maximize the efficiency of your advertising dollars to achieve full occupancy in the face of challenging circumstances.