Property Management Learning Center
Property Management Resources
Portola Property Management is here to be your local resource for Santa Cruz rental properties.
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Property Management Coaching
If you’re a property manager or a landlord struggling to keep your business running, we understand.
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Classes and Seminars
We offer landlord classes every summer and fall. If you’re a landlord or thinking about buying rental real estate, come to one of these classes.
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Does your property manager do a good job of staying up to date on market trends? We hope so. Things change quickly in the real estate market and the rental market, and you don’t want to be blindsided by a trend or a law or a new best practice that you didn’t see...
Purchasing a rental property is one of the promising strategies for protecting and diversifying your wealth. It can help you achieve a valuable, recurring cash flow from a steady passive income and open up a treasure chest of tax advantages more than any other...
Turnover is best avoided when you’re renting out a property, but every landlord knows that they’re not going to keep their tenants forever. Eventually, your residents will move on, and you need to be prepared for how you’ll move through the turnover process. This is...
If you’ve decided to rent out your Santa Cruz home, you’ll need to stop thinking about it as your own home and start thinking about it as a business. That’s not always as easy as it sounds. Make the process easier by preparing for the challenges and complexities that...
A smart real estate investor will constantly be thinking about long term and short term financial goals. If you don’t have established investment goals and a clear strategy for achieving those goals, your growth will likely be stalled. You won’t know how to look for...
You own Santa Cruz rental property, so you know that turnover is expensive. A vacant property is not earning any rent, and that means you’re losing income even while you have to pay for wear and tear, maintenance, cleaning, and landscaping. There are also security...
Just wanted to check in, as we just got the deposit, which looks all fine and clear. So, we want to say goodbye and thank you guys for the friendly and professional service! It was a pleasure working with all of you and we want to wish you a great New Year ahead!
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