Property Management in Santa Cruz, CA

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Services start at $40/month

Hemlane will save you money, time and hassle on your Santa Cruz property

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Rental advertising
Prospective tenant tracking
Applications & screening
Lease contracts & on-call advice
Lease management
Financials & online rent
Maintenance & repair
24/7 repair coordination
Move out inspection
Turnover repair coordination
Property showings
Reviewing applicants
Move in inspection
Lease preparation
Annual inspection

Hemlane is rated #1 amongst property management companies in Santa Cruz

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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 California leasing agents

Lisa Leavitt Garcia, Amare Real Estate Services
Lisa Leavitt Garcia
Amare Real Estate Services
License #01903338 (CA)
6 years
6 years
Real Estate
13 years

As the Property Management Director for Amaré Real Estate I enjoy establishing trust with our tenants and owners by delivering exceptional service and utilizing my skills from years in Insurance Sales and Hospitality Sales. Originally from the East Coast, many of our tenants are relocating and I am able to provide a unique perspective on establis... See more

Yahaira Campbell, Dream Catch Properties
Yahaira Campbell
Dream Catch Properties
License #02040190 (CA)
25 years
23 years
Real Estate
5 years

20 years leasing and managing a multitude of properties from 80 units to 1200; at this point I've seen it all and I continue to go back for more. I love what I do and take great pride in being exceptional at what I do. I do not appreciate those that give property managers a bad name as there is a way to maintain healthy rental income and happy res... See more

Dallas Seaman, Beale Properties
Dallas Seaman
Beale Properties
License #02113228 (CA)
3 years
Real Estate
4 years

I've been managing my own rental for the past year and want to help you with your investment(s)! Whether you are local or out of state, I know how valuable it is to have someone familiar with the market and its potential. I've lived in the Bay Area for 25+ years, so I know first-hand what it takes to be competitive, what's realistic, and am familia... See more

Property management in Santa Cruz, California FAQs

Santa Cruz is a seaside town in the Central Coast region of California, about an hour and a half south of San Francisco. The town is known for its liberal politics, alternative lifestyle, and its sandy beaches. Santa Cruz is also home to the University of California, Santa Cruz, which is a major research institution.

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.