Discounts On Larger Portfolios
25+ years Experience
Hanford Property Management
For those who have been contemplating getting into the rental market, now may be the time to do this. People are looking to rent rather than buy these days, so you are offering a product that is in high demand. However, before you decide to go at this on your own, you will find that it can be a huge undertaking to do on your own. In fact, trying to go at this on your own can make you feel as though this is the worse decision that you have ever made. That is why you need to work with someone that you can trust, who you know will take care of your rental property. And that is Hanford Property Management.
Why People Choose Us
Why do people choose to work with us when they have a rental home on the market? Because they realize just how much hard work it can be to have a home on the rental market. With this being said, you will find that when you work with us, the stress and workload that comes with having a rental is obsolete. We take over this for you! At Hanford Property Management firm we are here to do it all for you so that you do not have to worry about anything.
How We Work
Here at Hanford Property Management firm we are a full service property management firm. What does that mean? It means that we are doing it all for you, and you do not have to lift a finger in order to make this rental work. When you approach us, there are several aspects that we are going to go over with you. These may include:
- Looking at the home that you are wanting to rent and determining if there is something that needs to be changed or improved in order to make this more attractive to the rental market.
- Determining the rental price that should be charged based on the area and what you are getting with this home.
- Advertising this rental home to the market to reach the widest audience to attract just the right tenant for your home.
- Going through the applications to see which tenant is going to be the best. Using our tenant screening services to ensure that we are choosing the best option. These screening services include looking at the credit history of the applicant, along with the background checks and past rental histories.
- Once the person moves into the home, then we handle the day to day issues that may arise. This will include collecting the rent as well as maintenance that may need to take place on the property.
When you work with Hanford Property Management, you will find that the stress and worry about having a rental property is taken away. We take great care of each rental property that we handle. So, before you try to do this on your own, remember that we are here and ready to handle this for you.
Utopia represents a large network of single family homes of all sizes and values. Our residential professional management services both attract and keep tenants happy while keeping owners expenses and vacancy rates down. Our goal is to free you from the day-to-day management tasks, from showing properties to collecting rent in our online portal, while maximizing your ROI.
With 25 years experience, you can rest assured your property is in good hands. Our years in the industry mean we’ve seen it all, and developed smart systems to screen tenants, manage expenses, communicate with tenants, and maintain properties efficiently. We understand local law and legal aspects of rental management so we shield our owners from unnecessary liabilities.
For residential properties, we offer an all inclusive 8% management fee, which is one of the lowest in the industry. Unlike some competitors, we do not add on hidden charges or leasing or set-up fees.
Owning an apartment complex brings a unique set of challenges. Utopia has spent years developing skills and systems to make your investment as profitable as possible. We manage apartment communities of all sizes, providing quality management services to suit the diverse needs of each apartment community. We provide comprehensive rental management, including scheduled property maintenance and rent-ready repairs, online rent collection, marketing and attracting quality tenants, lease execution, rent setting, and tenant retention programs. Our responsive managers help tenants feel welcomed and appreciated. Our experience leads to decreased vacancy rates and increased ROI. And our expertise and professionalism translates to profitable and headache-free investments for our clients. For an affordable quote and to discuss your needs, contact Utopia today.
When it comes to commercial property investments, Utopia’s property managers are professional and think like entrepreneurs. Investors have trusted Utopia for years for all types of commercial property: medical buildings, industrial and office complexes, mixed use, and retail storefronts. We offer extremely competitive management fees, customized to the size and complexity of your property and portfolio.
Finding excellent tenants starts with making sure your property is visible and attractive. We install professional signage, create quality listings, describing your property thoroughly, and take beautiful photographs that showcase your properties highlights. We then list your property on all of the highly trafficked rental websites, including utopiamanagement.com. Our dominant position in the marketing place and years managing rental properties has allowed us to develop a sizable referral database. This positive reputation for being fair and responsive means many potential renters check with us first to find their rental home. We are able to consistently rent properties priced at current rates to qualified tenants. Our responsive property managers complete the marketing optimization by being available and knowledgeable, with phones and emails always answered swiftly.
Placing the right tenant is the single most important step in rental management. Our applicant screening includes income, rental history, employment, and eviction search to evaluate for potential delinquency issues. We verify identification, social security cards and pay stubs, along with contacting prior landlords for recommendations, keeping the delinquency rate to a minimum. Our thorough screening process for potential tenants has consistently kept our eviction rate at less than one percent.
Utopia also provides our owners with the optional “Utopia® Eviction Protection Program” for further peace of mind. As a management company, we have many procedures in place to assist in the elimination of potential liabilities.
Maintaining your rental property, as well as being available to deal with emergency repairs, can be a source of frustration for landlords. At Utopia, we have a staff of in-house technicians available for most work, under general contractors license (#792427), meaning we can complete work as quickly as possible and pass the savings on to our clients. When necessary, we also have a network of trusted vendors for specialized work, some of which we have been using for over fifteen years. This relationship translates to purchasing power to help Utopia’s clients get a better than market price.
Managing both expenses and income is all handled by our accounting department with use of your owner web portal. Tenants appreciate the ability to pay rent online, which also decreases delinquency. All expenses and receipts are tracked online and available to you at any time. A monthly statement includes all financial activity and copies of the bills we paid on your behalf. Your December statement has all of your annual figures for tax purposes. If you ever have questions regarding your statement, you can contact one of our helpful accounting staff members.