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Lindsay Property Management
The market for rental homes is becoming more and more popular. Why is this? People are looking to rent a home rather than buy these days, as it can make better financial sense. However, for those who have a home in the area that they are wanting to get rid of yet are worrying about how long this will set on the market to sell, the worries that you have are warranted.
Many people are finding that when they try to sell their home, they are going to be waiting several months to get rid of this. In the meantime, it may mean that you have to put your living dreams on hold. That is why turning a home into a rental property can be a fast paced way to get on with your moving desires. The good news is that you do not have to do this on your own, you can reach out to Lindsay Property Management.
How We Can Help You
So, how can we help you when you come to Lindsay Property Management to manage your rental property? We do it all! Which should be a huge relief to you, when you look at all that a landlord has to do in order to keep a tenant happy. Here are some key issues that many people do not think about:
Are you aware of the legalities when it comes to having a rental home?
Do you know how to find the best possible tenant?
How can you tell a tenant is the right option for your home?
Is your home going to be something that people want when they are looking to rent in the area?
Do you have the temperament to deal with a tenant who may or may not be book perfect?
These are all important issues that you need to look at when you are deciding to put a property on the rental market. So, when you consider all that there is to do, that is where Lindsay Property Management can help you. A few of the issues that we are going to handle:
- Making sure that the home is ready for the rental market by looking at what there is to do to make it more appealing or even changing out major appliances.
- Marketing this home to the market after determining a price point that is going to work for the area and what you have to offer.
- Going through the applications of those who apply to live here and looking at which is going to be the best option. For example, we use background checks to determine if that person is one that you can trust.
- Once the tenant moves in, we then handle the day to day issues of the rental home. For example, we will collect the rent each month.
If you are serious about renting your property, then be sure that you contact Lindsay Property Management to handle this for you. You will find it will be the easier option.
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.