Serving All of Rocklin
For those who are looking to move into the Sacramento area, they are going to find that Rocklin is a great city to consider home. Located around 20 or so miles from the center of Sacramento, those who live here enjoy the best of all worlds. There are tons of things to do in the Rocklin area, and this is one of the main reasons why people love to live here. For those who own a home in this area, turning this home into a rental house is one of the best ways to make a great investment. More renters are looking to move into this area, so it makes it an easy decision for most homeowners. However, for those who are not sure about this, we can offer help.
We offer numerous services that are meant to help homeowners who are looking to rent their home out. We are the team that makes this rental happen without putting an extreme amount of pressure on you, the landlord. When we first are approached, we take this rental home and advertise this to the market. Our aim is to get this home seen by as many as possible, so that you have a better chance of landing an amazing tenant. Those who apply to live here are put through background checks to make sure that they are going to be great for you. From there, we start to manage the daily running of the rental home, including repairs, maintenance and accounting aspects.
Why should you choose us to handle your rental? We are working for you and treat your home as we would treat our own. This gives you peace of mind knowing that your house is in the right hands. And we make the idea of being a landlord much easier since we handle all the important aspects.
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
Where is Rocklin situated?
California's Placer County has the city of Rocklin, which is located around 6.1 miles northeast of Roseville and 22 miles northeast of Sacramento. Its borders with Granite Bay, Loomis, and Lincoln are in addition to Roseville's. The city has a total area of 19.6 square miles, of which 0.05 square miles, or 0.27%, are water, according to the United States Census Bureau.
What is the weather like in Rocklin?
The Mediterranean climate of Rocklin is characterized by chilly, wet winters and scorching, dry summers. The summers are long and hot, with an average July high of 94 °F and little to no rain. With a December average temperature of just 47 °F, winters are chilly and rainy. Snow accumulation is extremely uncommon in Rocklin. Depending on the time of year, the amount of diurnal temperature variance varies substantially. In January, it is just 14 °F, while in July, it is 33 °F.
How many schools are there in Rocklin?
In the Rocklin Unified School District, which includes campuses of William Jessup University and Sierra College, there are 13 elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools, and two alternative education facilities.
How is the economy in Rocklin?
Since the closure of the granite mining industry in 2004, Rocklin's economy has become more diverse, with contributions from international businesses, institutes of higher learning, and governmental organizations. An impressive 40% of local residents aged 25 and older had a bachelor's degree or above in April 2016, when there were over 30,100 jobs and a low unemployment rate of 4.4%. Numerous commercial malls, including Blue Oaks Town Center, Rocklin Commons, and Rocklin Crossings, offer a variety of dining, entertainment, and retail options, including some from well-known national brands. High-end vehicle shops, RV and boat retailers, and a nearby antique mall may all be found on Granite Drive, sometimes known as Toy Row, which is close to Interstate 80. The University District, Granite District, College District, and the Quarry District are the four districts that make up Rocklin, and each has its own set of architectural regulations.
Sacramento, the capitol city of California, is full of history. From the start of the Gold Rush and some of the country’s first railroad developments, to recent grants provided to foster and develop startup companies, Sacramento has been a desired location for decades.