Property Management Fees FAQs

Does the leasing fee decrease or get waived if it takes them an unreasonably long time to find a tenant?

When first entering in our contract, Residential Property Management Service does not charge a fee if the home is not occupied.

How do you advertise my home?

Yes, Property Management Service will place your home on the multiple listing service and approx. 20 other websites. You can be assured, your property will be fully exposed on the Internet for searchers to easily find.

Are there any restrictions or extra charges for property showings?

No extra charges. Property Management Service agents are available when the tenant is available such weekends. We believe that is a good way to get the best tenant. Most prospective tenants do not like to wait to view a home.

Many companies charge an advertising fee. Does Property Management Service charge an advertising fee?

The advertising and showings are included in the one time finder fee per tenant.

Many companies charge lease renewals. Does Property Management Service charge this fee?

We only charge a leasing fee when we re-rent your home or unit.

Will you contact me with an estimate before performing repairs over a pre-defined amount? Is this negotiable?

Yes. Property management service will contact you for approval if the repair is over $500.00. This is negotiable.

Is there an Eviction fee?

Residential Property Management Service are not attorneys but recommend a professional eviction service should it will be need

Do you charge a finders fee? (Finding a tenant for your property)

We charge a one time fee each new occupancy.  This includes:

  1. Advertising
  2. Photos
  3. Showings
  4. Screenings
  5. Contracts and disclosures per California law