I always change the locks for new tenants for safety reasons. Even if I get "all the keys" back, you never know how many copies may be out there. Can you imagine the potential lawsuit if a new tenant had an intruder because you were too cheap to change the locks....not worth it.
The only common key such as a laundry room, we do not re-key since there is nothing else in the room of value. The machines have pad locks to protect the coin revenue.... more
Looking at the PER-SQUARE-FOOT price for Appraisals would be a non-sensical number; meaningless!
Appraisers will also shy away from using NEW Condos as Comps for used condos.
There are so many variables here; the only way to do this is to jump into the water; sticking your toe in will tell you nothing.
Good luck and may God bless... more