Serving All of Newbury Park
Newbury Park is built atop land that was previously inhabited by the Chumash tribe about 7,000 years ago. As a result, ancient artifacts, trade routes, and sacred sites pepper the landscape throughout this neighborhood. The area’s history and its proximity to Hollywood inspired its use as a popular filming site for movies of all genres. With the development of biotechnology companies in surrounding areas, the neighborhood’s population has swelled to more than 40,000 people across its 18 square miles. Residents often spend their time in the great outdoors, exploring the Santa Monica Mountains, Lake Eleanor, and even traveling to the oceanfront at Malibu or Ventura.
If you own rental homes throughout the Newbury Park area, Utopia Property Management can help ensure that your properties always net great returns. With more than 20 years of experience under our belts, we can help you develop confidence in the financial performance of your properties. Our team will help you with:
Advertising Your Rental
We pride ourselves on our ability to integrate digital and local advertising methods into our marketing campaigns. Our team holds regular marketing events to draw in prospective renters from the local area. We’ll also list your rental properties on high traffic websites designed to garner attention from the masses in the shortest time possible.
We strive to always place the best tenant in your available rental properties. Our methods include a thorough screening process that checks and double checks the applicant’s income, rental, and credit information. We strive to minimize the risk of late payments, evictions, and other costly issues during the lease period. Our efforts ensure that your tenants maintain their lease agreements – with many renewing after the initial term.
Management and Consulting
Our team of experts use their experience and skills in the property management industry to provide you with consultation services anytime. We will teach you how to maintain and present your rental homes to prospective renters to effectively secure ideal tenants. You will receive insights on local market trends and upcoming changes to remain informed and ready to tackle your next management task.
Rental properties require regular repairs and maintenance to remain in excellent condition over the years. You can assign these tasks to our team of licensed professionals (Lic. #792427) to keep your rentals in great shape without excess stress. Our team always quickly completes any job, while keeping costs low.
Our accountants generate a monthly report on the performance of your rental properties. You can review these reports by logging onto the Utopia web portal from your phone, tablet, or computer.
Whenever you are ready to start improving your investment’s financial outlook, contact Utopia Property Management today. We will immediately begin developing a plan that helps you turn a profit on your 91320 properties while minimizing stress from the management process. Our team will perform the property staging, tenant acquisition, and accounting tasks to enable you to add more properties to your roster without worry. We are eager to take your call today!
ATTRACT TENANTS WITH PROPERTY MARKETING
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.
- Advertising on most popular rental websites
- Quality listings including photos and video
- Showings 7 days a week by appointment
- Utopia referral base increases visibility beyond competition
Apartment Management Services
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.
- Online rent collection and direct deposit
- Extensive experience across a wide spectrum of multi-family properties
- High visibility marketing and promotion of your property
- Tenant retention strategies
- Responsive communication with calls and emails answered swiftly
- 24-7 emergency response
- Full monthly accounting and financial tracking via online portal
Commercial Property Management
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.
- Comprehensive Management Services: building maintenance, marketing to target audience, lease administration, inspections, evictions and collections
- Monthly Financial Accounting Statements
- Tenant Retention Programs
- Vendor Management
- Contract Administration
- REO Management and Disposition
- CAM & Operating Expense Reconciliation
- Customized Asset Management Strategies
HOMES & CONDOS: RESIDENTIAL RENTAL MANAGEMENT
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 a competitive 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.
THOROUGH TENANT SCREENING AND LESS THAN 1% EVICTION RATE
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.
- Exceptional property protection options for owners.
- Preparation, delivery, and execution of legal documentation for evictions.
- Optional “Utopia Eviction Protection Program” for additional peace of mind.
Quality Maintenance & Repairs
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.
- Maintenance & Rent Ready Repairs
- Technicians on Staff or Preferred Vendors
- 24 Hour Emergency Maintenance
- Move-in and Move-out Inspections
- Licensed and Insured Vendors
All Financials Tracked & Reported
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.
- Custom Web Portal
- Accounting staff make financial management easy
- Rent and security deposit collection online
- Bills and year end figures available any time