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Madera Property Management
Are you ready to rent your home to the market? You may find that you are full of excitement at the amazing investment opportunity that this is going to be. But, if you really look closely you are going to find that you do have some nerves that are present. Are you prepared to handle all the what if situations that can easily become reality when you rent a home to the market.
Some of the more scary things that have happened to others include getting a bad tenant which can completely ruin any good thoughts you had about making this investment. Other times it can result in legal issues that you are not ready to handle. With this being said, how can you ensure that you have a great rental experience?
What is the Secret to an Excellent Rental Experience?
When you hear about people becoming landlords and putting their property onto the rental market, what do you hear? In many cases you may have a few people that say it is going well. While there may be others who talk about how complicated the work is and how they have renters that are something straight out of a horror story. The key distinction between saying that a rental is going perfectly or that a rental is going bad is the renter.
That is why Madera property management takes time to make sure that we are advertising this to the market to ensure that we reach a broad demographic. The wider the market, the better the chance of the perfect tenant being in those who apply to live here. However, that is not the only thing that we do to guarantee that we get the perfect tenant.
We measure those tenants that apply with our tenant screening solutions to ensure that we
choose the best person to live in this home. These screening services are meant to filter out
those who are going to be trouble to the rental whether it be complaints from neighbors about
being too loud, or due to not paying on time. These screenings are going to consider their
previous rental record and other factors.
The ultimate thing to remember is that those who have a great rental experience are not going at this on their own, they are going to be working with a property management firm like Madera to make their ideas about what the experience should be like to come true. If you try to do this on your own, you may become a statistic on those who entered into this field yet failed.
Let Us Help You
Before you decide to enter into the market, go ahead and give us a call. Why take the chance of starting this on your own and failing or at least suffering a few stress filled anxiety attacks? We take over the hard work for you so that you can benefit from this investment. You can easily become one of those who say that real estate investment is the way to go.
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.