Property Management in Somerville, MA

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Services start at $40/month

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24/7 maintenance and
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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 Somerville

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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

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

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

Shaun Crofton, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth
Shaun Crofton
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth
License #9564412 (MA), #0045124 (RI)
6 years
6 years
Real Estate
6 years

Shaun Crofton is a seasoned real estate and property management professional; he recognizes and values the trust that his clients place in him, and he strives each day to exceed their expectations. With excellent customer service, commitment, listening skills, and follow-through. He provides quality service, healthy relationships, and effective com... See more

Property management in Somerville, Massachusetts FAQs

Somerville is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, located two miles northwest of Boston. The city is home to a diverse population of over 80,000 people, making it the most densely populated municipality in New England. Somerville was established as a city in 1872, when it was separated from Charlestown. The city is known for its vibrant arts scene, lively nightlife, and its many parks and open spaces.

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.