Serving All of Sisters
Taking its name from the nearby Three Sisters mountains, Sisters is a gorgeous and cozy city in Bend, Oregon. We provide full service property management to all of Sisters and the surrounding region. No matter what kind of portfolio you have, we can handle it. With over 25 years in the business, we manage residential, commercial, and industrial properties of all sizes. Our extensive experience and local expertise allows us to minimize vacancies and maximize profit for all of your investments. You won’t have to lift a finger — we’ve got every step of the process covered.
We use an established network to market your property efficiently and offer showings 7 days a week. Our thorough and consistent tenant screening process ensures that only the best prospects are chosen to fill units. Of course, all day to day managing is completely off your shoulders, including rent collection, repairs and maintenance, lease agreements, and even evictions or disputes. Throughout the whole process, we deliver monthly accounting reports and you can access financial information 24/7.
We know how to market your property.
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
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
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 is Sisters known for?
Sisters, also known as "Sisters Country," is a captivating destination renowned for its abundance of natural wonders, including lakes, mountains, and rivers. It offers a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, with opportunities for hiking, fly fishing, paddling, mountain biking, birdwatching, skiing, and horseback riding. Beyond its outdoor appeal, Sisters Country provides an escape from daily routines, with top-notch accommodations, rejuvenating spas, and an array of arts and crafts shops. The region is a hub of arts and culture, hosting internationally acclaimed events such as the Sisters Rodeo, Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show, Sisters Rhythm & Blues Festival, and Sisters Folk Festival. Whether seeking adventure, relaxation, or immersion in cultural experiences, Sisters has something to offer for all.
Where exactly is Sisters located?
Sisters is a picturesque town located in the scenic region of central Oregon, USA. It is nestled in Deschutes County, approximately 22 miles (35 kilometers) northwest of Bend, another popular destination in the area. Sisters is a constituent of the Bend, Oregon Metropolitan Statistical Area, further enhancing its connectivity and proximity to the thriving city of Bend.
What is the population of Sisters?
Sisters, spanning over 2 square miles, has a population density of approximately 1,647 people per square mile. With a current population of 3,093 as of 2023, it ranks as the 101st largest city in Oregon and the 6148th largest city in the United States. The city is experiencing a steady annual growth rate of 0.19%, and its population has increased by 0.59% since the most recent census in 2020, which recorded a population of 3,075.
Is real estate a good investment in Sisters?
Investing in real estate in Sisters, Oregon offers compelling advantages for prospective investors. The town's rising appeal as a tourist destination, coupled with its close proximity to Bend, creates a thriving real estate market. Sisters' delightful small-town ambiance, breathtaking natural landscapes, and abundant outdoor recreational options make it an appealing location for both residents and visitors. Moreover, the scarcity of available land in the area can contribute to long-term appreciation in property values, presenting an opportunity for potential returns on investment.