In 1878, William and Mary Goff became the area’s first settlers with sixty acres of land bordering Lemon Bay. Today, those acres are part of the Dearborn Street area. Residents and vacationers come here to enjoy: 

  • Eco-tours of Lemon Bay to spot dolphins, manatees, and a variety of shorebirds and wildlife
  • Home décor or antique stores, unique restaurants, and a progressive art scene on West Dearborn Street
  • The abundant coastline at Buchan’s Landing
  • Blind Pass Park—a fantastic place for shelling and finding shark teeth.

Real estate investors can capitalize on Englewood's popularity, but they need the best Englewood property management company to keep vacation rentals booked, properties in excellent condition, and renters managed well. Here's how Gulf Coast Property Management helps investors make more money with expert vacation rental property management.

Dynamic Marketing

Whether you own long-term rentals, vacation properties, or both, marketing is critical to avoiding vacancies and lost rental income. When rental properties sit empty, investors lose money! 

Englewood, FL, is a competitive area for rental properties. Vacationers have plenty of options when choosing a short-term rental for a beach vacation to this area. Long-term residents prefer well-maintained properties that are well-priced for the rental market. How can investors help their properties stand out and attract the right renters? You need expert marketing!

It's more than merely posting your property on search engines. If your property doesn't catch anyone's attention (for the right reasons), they'll scroll by your rental. The best Englewood property management company knows how to help your Gulf Coast property stand out and attract quality renters and guests.

We:

  • Use compelling listings that tell your property's story
  • Include critical details to let potential renters know the rental price, fee amounts, and how to apply
  • Add professional photos to help your rental property shine
  • Post on the best long-term and vacation rental websites to spread the word about your property.

The right combination of these details helps your Englewood rental homes gain more visibility. When more people see your listing, your property gets more attention. With more rental applications, investors see less vacancy time and more income with their rentals! 

Expert Tenant Screening and Management 

When your rentals attract more potential renters, you need excellent tenant screening practices and management. Finding renters is easy—but choosing the best renters is challenging without expert insights and the right process. 

  • Property investors make more money when their rentals house quality renters.
  • Bad residents or guests can cause malicious damage, refuse to pay the rent, and leave your properties in need of significant (and expensive) repairs.
  • Successful investors know that it's never worth the income risk to allow a bad renter to move into an investment property!

However, not every property owner has the resources to conduct a thorough (and fair) tenant screening process. That's why professional Englewood property management is the best way to establish renter criteria, screen each applicant fairly, and understand the red flags that indicate a potentially bad resident.

Our expert process includes:

  • Employment and income verification
  • Credit history
  • Prior rental history
  • Criminal background check
  • Reference checks
  • Following all regulations to perform anti-discriminatory screenings and protect sensitive data.

There are plenty of excellent renters in Englewood, FL! Partner with the best local property manager to make sure the best renters find their way into your property while avoiding bad renters. 

Building Successful Renter Relationships

Our work doesn't stop after we place a new renter in your property or book your next guests. Resident management is an ongoing task! An expert property manager works hard to build positive relationships with renters. 

  • With vacationer renters, we have only a short amount of time to make an excellent impression! The guest experience depends on our availability and prompt responses to requests or questions. We want your guests to consider repeat bookings after a stay in your property!
  • For long-term residents, we use the length of their lease term to provide excellent services and build good relationships. When residents are happy, they're more likely to renew for another term!

Choosing high-quality renters and building positive, professional relationships help our investors make more money. However, it's not always easy to handle renter issues or difficult situations. Our team of property management professionals handles any resident or guest situation—good or bad—so our investors don't have to!

Comprehensive Rental Property Maintenance and Inspections

When you find high-quality renters, you want them to stay! If you own a vacation rental property, you want your best guests to book your property again—year after year. However, a poorly-maintained property won't help you keep good residents or guests. If your rental shows significant wear and tear or needs repairs, potential renters and vacationers will scroll by to find a property that shines!

  • If you don't live in Englewood, FL, keeping your rentals in excellent condition isn't possible to do on your own.
  • Even if you come into town once or twice a year to perform general upkeep, it's not enough to keep your property competitive and profitable.
  • Real estate investors need the right partner to provide comprehensive routine maintenance and inspection services for their property year-round. 

The right property manager handles every maintenance task to keep rentals in excellent condition. Whether you own long-term rentals or vacation properties, you need proactive maintenance and repairs to keep up with everything your rentals need to survive Gulf Coast weather!

Our Englewood, FL, property management team provides:

  • Scheduled inspections throughout the year: We inspect at move-in, move-out, mid-lease, and between guest stays for vacation properties. 
  • Seasonal preventative maintenance: Before the change in seasons, we make sure your properties are ready for the weather. 
  • Prompt maintenance and repairs: Waiting until a small problem because a significant issue costs investors more money—and makes renters unhappy. 
  • 24/7 availability: Your vacation guests or long-term renters can reach us any time to report maintenance issues. 

It isn't easy to provide that level of service without professional Englewood, FL property management! Without it, your properties can fall into disrepair, lose renters, and put a dent in your long-term investment wealth.

Choose a property manager that prioritizes maintenance to help maximize your income.

We Serve All Areas of the Englewood Rental Market!

If you own a rental property in the Englewood, FL area, consider partnering with Gulf Coast Property Management!

We handle everything; marketing vacant rentals, tenant screenings, lease signings, rent collection inspections, repairs, and financial reporting. Our expert Englewood, FL property management team knows the area well! We understand what vacation renters want in a short-term rental and what long-term residents need to feel at home in your property. 

Whether you invest in short-term vacation rentals, long-term properties, or both, it's time that you enjoyed the benefits of your investment—without doing the work! Get started with your Free Rental Analysis.

FREE RENTAL ANALYSIS

How Much Does Englewood, FL, Property Management Cost?

We’re completely upfront and transparent when we’re talking about property management fees. Here’s what you’ll pay at Gulf Coast:

Tenant Placement
Essentials Plan
Guaranteed Plan
Monthly Management Fee
0%
Monthly Management Fee
9.9%
Monthly Management Fee
11.9%
Tenant Leasing Fee
1 Month's Rent
Tenant Leasing Fee
75% of 1st Month's Rent
Tenant Leasing Fee
1 Month's Rent
 
Rental Price Analysis
Rental Price Analysis
 
Powerful Marketing
Powerful Marketing
 
Application Process
Application Process
 
Detailed Move-in Process
Detailed Move-in Process
 
Rent Collection
Rent Collection
 
Flexible Maintenance Options
Flexible Maintenance Options
 
Accounting & Finance
Accounting & Finance
 
Powerful Reporting Tools
Powerful Reporting Tools
 
Professional Representation
Professional Representation
 
Tenant Credit Bureau Reporting
Tenant Credit Bureau Reporting
 
Tenant Compliance
Tenant Compliance
 
Eviction Oversight
Eviction Oversight
 
Multiple Inspections
Multiple Inspections
 
Tenant Guarantee
Tenant Guarantee
 
Pet Damage Guarantee
Pet Damage Guarantee
 
Damage Assurance Guarantee
Damage Assurance Guarantee
a la carte
 
Eviction Guarantee
Eviction Guarantee
a la carte
 
Rent Loss Protection
Rent Loss Protection
a la carte

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Discover What Gulf Coast Property Management Can Do for Your Englewood, Florida, Property:

Englewood is a lovely destination in Florida, so lovely that two counties – Charlotte and Sarasota along Florida’s Gulf Coast – insist on sharing in its beauty. Englewood’s uncrowded beach offers unadulterated views & its population of 14,863 people is pure and wide and has excellent facilities, colossal golf properties, aquatic adventure, and fishing opportunities.

In 1878 William and Mary Goff become the area’s first settlers, that is, after the original native Americans. They bought 60 acres of land bordering on Lemon Bay, which included, what today is part of the Dearborn Street area. The Nichols brothers, early Englewood developers, must be credited with naming it, 18 years later, when they recorded the first plat of Englewood in 1896. They gave names to the new town that were from their home in Englewood,Illinois.

You may enjoy an eco-tour of Lemon Bay to spot dolphins, manatees and all kinds of shorebirds and wildlife, or take a beautiful sunset tour. Visit West Dearborn Street to explore home décor, antique stores, unique restaurants and a progressive art scene. Also, this small-town is home to Buchan’s Landing and has an abundant coastline that inspires thousands of artists each year. In fact, Lois Bartlett Tracy established Artists Acres in 1950 for creative people to live and work. Just south, you’ll find Blind Pass Park, a fantastic place for shelling and finding sharks’ teeth. If you’re looking for a fun trip around South Florida, look no further.

We serve all of Englewood, including zip codes 34223, 34224, 34295 and nearby.

If you own a rental property in the area, consider partnering with Gulf Coast Property Management in Englewood, Florida, for all of your rental property management needs. We’ll take care of everything from marketing vacant rentals and background checks on potential tenants to lease signings, inspections and repairs. We’ll even handle the rent collection for you. Isn’t it time you enjoyed the benefits of your investment? Let us do the hard work, so you don’t have to. Call us today to get your free rental analysis.

Gulf Coast Property Management | Englewood, Florida

Venice Office

490 Rockley Blvd.
Venice, Florida 34293
Phone: (941) 552-4200
Email: info@choosegulfcoast.com

Mon-Fri: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Sat: 9:00am – 5:00pm

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What People Are Saying About Us

review rating 5  
This experience has been a pleasure from day 1. All of our concerns have always been dealt with in a very timely and efficient manner. We are being kept updated on everything happening at our property without feeling like we're being spammed.
Chelsea is amazing to deal with, she replies to and acts on emails faster than I've ever experienced with anyone else on the property market. Even a Friday evening 6pm has not held her back from communicating information between our tenants and us.

Jay Carter Jay Carter
6/20/2019

review rating 5  
I had the pleasure of working with Laurie to find our new home and have Kelly as my property manager. Everything has gone better than I could have hoped or imagined. We began very stressed trying to find a home and when we came across the house we chose, Laurie was so kind during the showing and made everything so easy after that point. Kelly has been wonderful since we started living here and been super helpful with any questions we have. We are so happy this was our first experience moving into a home!

Stephanie Romanello Stephanie Romanello
4/25/2019

review rating 5  
Scott has proved to be a personal, professional and people oriented person to work with. He spent time to look over things preparing for rental and I felt included through his listening and feedback. He responds promptly and courteously to handle questions in email. In fact I feel like he takes care of everything that I would do and more. I am in process of moving and he reduced my stress level by clarifying tasks that Gulf Coast could complete. He also thinks of things to do I didn't think of and seeks my approval before acting on tasks. He is a class act. My only complaint is that he showed up extra early for initial appt. but that is better than not at all or late! Overall I highly rate him as a welcome presence on Gulf Coast staff. I already feel part of their team with dignity and respect.

Keith Gerber Keith Gerber
4/22/2019

review rating 5  
I've been very happy with the service from Gulf Coast Management! Very prompt if I need something fixed in my unit. Kelly Crawford always answers my emails and has been easy to work with! Excellent service!

Julia Payton Julia Payton
5/22/2019

review rating 5  
As a long-term Plantation rental guests, my husband and I want to thank Elaine Dexter at making our visits a fantastic experience. Everything runs smoothly when she is in charge. She goes out of her way to handle any problem or concern (be it large or small) with a sense of urgency & commitment. You can tell that she truly cares! Looking forward to seeing Elaine in November, because I know that our visit will be a memorable one. We know we will be in good hands with no worries at all.

Author Lynn Anderson
5/22/2019

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