Serving All of Northwest Reno
Known as one of the fun cities in the United States, Reno is a town that many people want to live in. For those who are looking for something that is a bit more laid back, they will find that Northwest Reno is one of the best locations that they can choose. With beautiful scenery and that neighborhood feeling, many people find that this is home. Those who are looking to move into the area will find that there are rental homes available here, if you are looking in the right place.
Rental Properties in Northwest Reno
Why are people looking to rent in this area? Many people want to rent these days rather than buy. The reason being is that many people are not sure where the economy is going to go, thus they want to be prepared to move with their job or the like. For those who own various pieces of property in the Northwest Reno area, they will find that now is the opportune time to turn this into rental income.
We Have Services that Help
The good news is that you do not have to do this on your own. We have services that are meant to help those who looking to become landlords. Being a landlord is difficult and it can quickly turn disastrous if you get a bad tenant. This is where we come into to help. We advertise the rental for you, find the perfect tenant to rent this from you and then handle the day to day activities of this rental.
Essentially, we manage the property for you, so that you simply sit back and get paid. Our property management services are some of the best for the Northwest Reno area. We know the area offers and we know how to handle property!
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
Frequently Asked Questions
What are some notable neighborhoods in Northwest Reno?
One of the important areas in Northwest Reno is Somersett. It is a distinctive neighborhood with beautiful scenery and exciting leisure options. The University of Nevada, Reno is close to the University Ridge neighborhood. While Skyline and Sierra Pines offer a mix of suburban and semi-rural life, West University neighborhood is distinguished by its historic grandeur. Families will find facilities in the Northgate and Northwest Suburban neighborhoods, such as parks and schools.
What are the schools in Northwest Reno?
Numerous educational facilities may be found in Northwest Reno, providing a range of educational alternatives for locals. Reputable public schools are located in the region, including McQueen High School, a comprehensive high school noted for its extensive extracurricular offerings and academic programs. The area's excellent educational foundation is aided by the presence of Westergard Elementary School and Billinghurst Middle School nearby. Families have additional options for their children's education thanks to private and charter school possibilities.
How is the cost of living in Northwest Reno?
Housing costs in Reno are 21% more expensive than the national average, but utilities costs are 12% less expensive. Gas prices and transportation costs, such as bus fares, are 17% more than the national average. Grocery costs in Reno are 5% more expensive than those nationwide. Reno has healthcare costs that are 1% less than the national average.