Property Management in Boston, MA

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Rental advertising
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Lease contracts & on-call advice
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Financials & online rent
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Move out inspection
Turnover repair coordination
Property showings
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Move in inspection
Lease preparation
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Hemlane significantly facilitates the expansion of my property portfolio.
David B.
David B.
9 rentals
Hemlane provides excellent affordable property management solutions to real estate owner
Karen X.
Karen X.
4 rentals
I could not have kept costs down and realized additional revenue without Hemlane!
Ini B.
Ini O.
2 rentals
This product is a great value & comes with excellent customer service & communication!
Paul L.
Paul L.
35 rentals

Meet our top Massachusetts leasing agents

Stephen Martin, Lux Realty North Shore
Stephen Martin
Lux Realty North Shore
License #9065273 (MA)
13 years
13 years
Real Estate
13 years

Hello there, my name is Steve Martin and I am a licensed real estate agent in MA that specializes in helping clients buy, sell, exchange and manage investment properties. I am the founder and managing partner of MultiFamilyProperties.Com - The # 1 Marketplace for Multi-Family Buyers & Sellers. My clients range from first time multi-family buyers ... See more

Richmond Appiah Jr, Street Two Ivy Property Management
Richmond Appiah Jr
Street Two Ivy Property Management
10 years
10 years

Street2ivy Property Management is a Certified Residential & Commercial Property Management Company that specializes in Metro Boston real estate and services central and eastern Massachusetts. We have years of experience helping our clients manage there residential and commercial properties - managing every aspect of the real estate process. We are ... See more

Jessica Hein, Kingston Real Estate and Management
Jessica Hein
Kingston Real Estate and Management
License #9029914 (MA)
14 years
14 years
Real Estate
14 years

Jessica Hein has over 10 years of experience as a real estate professional with a focus on sales and rentals. Jessica's big heart, exceptional service and expertise have helped her to establish a reoccurring client base. She has a genuine interest in providing her clients with excellent customer service and superior results. Her clients have descri... See more

Katherine Bell, Compass
Katherine Bell
License #9532239 (MA)
6 years
Real Estate
10 years

Katherine is a licensed real estate agent with the Biega + Kilgore Team at Compass. Since joining the team in 2018, she has established herself a leader and expert in the Boston marketplace. She has personally closed over $50M in real estate sales and has supported clients in over 200 rental transactions. Clients choose to work with Katherine for ... See more

Eva JACOBS, Phoenix Property Management Group LLC
Phoenix Property Management Group LLC
License # 9558648 (MA)
7 years
24 years
Real Estate
8 years

Valencia is a Massachusetts native who enjoys managing properties to local clients who may be ready to retire and or relocate but still keep possession of their home. Valencia is a licensed Realtor in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Valencia's hobbies are interior design as well as working out at the gym, fashion and self care. Valencia is a mom t... See more

James Riel
License #9564887 (MA)
19 years
14 years
Real Estate
20 years

Rental transactions are second nature! With over 15 years in the business, rentals account for about 65% of our business here at JR Associates. We handle about 150 per year and growing. JR Associates is a full-service brokerage offering representation for first-time home buyers, sellers, investment property acquisition and divestiture, property man... See more

Property management in Boston, Massachusetts FAQs

The City of Boston is the capital and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles with an estimated population of 685,094 in 2017, making it the largest city in New England and the 24th most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to 4.8 million people and the tenth-largest in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region includes six Massachusetts counties: Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Plymouth, and Worcester, all of Rhode Island and parts of New Hampshire; it is home to 7.8 million people, making it the fifth-largest Combined Statistical Area in the United States.

Answers to your Questions

The average property management fee for rental properties range from 8% to 12% of the monthly rental income. For instance, if your rental property’s monthly rent is $2,000, the management fee would typically range from $160 to $240 per month. With a property management software, like Hemlane, you can manage your rentals for as little as $40/month.

Many property management firms typically charge a monthly fee ranging from 8% to 12% of the rent they collect. Some may charge less or more, but the average hovers around 10%.

A property management company is responsible for overseeing various aspects of rental properties on behalf of property owners. Their responsibilities generally include: marketing and advertising, screening potential tenants, drafting and renewing leases, tenant move-in and routine property inspections, tenant communication, rent collection, maintenance and repairs, and financial management. With Hemlane, you get 90% of what a property manager does at a fraction of the price. From advertising, maintenance coordination, rent processing, and eviction support.

A property management software are applications designed to assist landlords and property managers in automating their back-office tasks, financial operations and administrative procedures. This includes monitoring maintenance requests, document storage, providing an online tenant portal, processing rent payments, and more.

The main benefits of a property management softwares are to reduce costs and promote growth by automating the day-to-day administrative tasks. Here are some ways this is done: providing an easy way to monitor maintenance, streamlining accounting and payments, and automating tenant communication.