Real Estate Investing in Lakewood Ranch, Florida

Real Estate Investing in Lakewood Ranch, Florida

Investing in Lakewood Ranch real estate is an excellent idea, whether you’re new to real estate investing or you have lots of experience and you’re looking for a new opportunity. Maybe you want to rent out the home you’ve been living in for the last 10 years because you’ve found something else. Or, perhaps you’re an investor looking to add a piece of Lakewood Ranch property to your portfolio. Whatever your reasons for investing here, you will find a community where rents are high, tenants are qualified, and the standard of living exceeds many other parts of Florida. It’s one of the best communities on the Gulf Coast, and we can help you meet your investment goals.

I WANT A FREE RENTAL ANALYSIS

Beware of these Common Investor Pitfalls

While investing in Lakewood Ranch is an excellent idea for a number of reasons, it still comes with some risks. Most of those risks can be managed when you work with an experienced and talented property management team. At Gulf Coast Property Management, we have already made all the mistakes, and we’ve learned from them. We take that valuable experience and we bring it into our business, which is helping investors like you avoid some of the common pitfalls. Our management team can protect you from simple mistakes and complex problems. We’re here to help you manage your investment successfully and to increase your return on investment (ROI) dramatically.



Overpaying for a Property

It’s easy to get excited about a property that you plan to turn into a rental. However, you want to make sure you’re negotiating the best price and setting yourself up for some consistent cash flow and outstanding long-term gains. Don’t overpay for a property. Ask us about the market and its comparable prices.



Over-leveraging Your Purchase

Debt can be helpful in investing when it’s used properly. However, a lot of investors make the same mistake; they overleverage their purchase. Talk to us about financing options so we can help you protect your cash flow and increase your ROI. With prices where they are, we can find a better way.



Poor Property Management

Poor property management or no property management will lead to higher risk. You’ll run the risk of bad tenants, potential property damage, and a loss of rental income. You need a management team who can protect your property, choose the best tenants, and help you earn more on your investment.

Why Partner With Gulf Coast For Your Lakewood Ranch Real Estate Investment?

Working with Gulf Coast Property Management, your Lakewood Ranch investment property will be more profitable and easier to manage. Talk to us before you buy your investment. We’ll discuss how much you can get in rent, how long it will likely take you to find a good tenant, and what repairs and updates are necessary before putting the property on the market. Once you close on your property, we can immediately get it cleaned up, spruced up, and ready for the rental market. We’ll handle the marketing, the tenant screening, and the leasing. Then, we’ll handle the maintenance and the day-to-day operations. You won’t be called in the middle of the night with repairs or problems and you won’t have to deal with security deposits, late rent, or property damage.

Our team understands the Lakewood Ranch rental market like no one else. We stay on top of the trends in the local real estate markets and we participate in conferences, classes, and seminars that provide us with new resources, innovative technology, and other tools that make us better property managers. You don’t want to trust your investment properties with just any property manager. You want someone with the knowledge, talents, and experience to help you spend less and earn more.

What We Offer

We offer our investment clients a partnership that starts and ends with your investment goals. Talk to us about where you are and where you want to go, and we’ll put together an action plan that gets you there. We understand the Lakewood Ranch rental market, and we know how to help you maximize your ROI.

Lakewood Ranch Investment Advice

It’s a privilege to provide our investment clients with advice on what to buy, where to buy, and how to make as much money as possible off their real estate investments. We enjoy helping with rental property pricing, recommending updates and upgrades, and working with investors on plans for a 1031 exchange or ideas for growing their portfolios. We’re more than just a management team – we’re a group of professional real estate investors who understand the market and know how to work the market in order to increase your returns and strengthen your cash flow. Let us know what you’re hoping to achieve, and we’ll help you succeed.

Investment Tools

We have access to a number of different investment tools that can help you be more successful as a Lakewood Ranch investor. Whether you need help financing your rental property purchase or you aren’t sure whether you’re going to earn the cash flow you need on a particular home, we can help you do the math and figure out the best strategy. When you have tenants in place, we have tools and systems that will make your investment property operate smoothly. Our online portals provide tenants with a way to pay online and submit maintenance requests electronically. This translates to you getting paid faster and benefitting from a documented history of the work that’s been completed on your asset. Let us put our expertise and our resources to work for you.

Buying for Cash Flow

As an investor purchasing real estate in Florida, the most important thing you need to consider is your return on investment. Download our free “Buying for Cash Flow” calculator designed to help investors like you make the best buying decisions in Florida real estate.

15-Year Property Analysis

Are you an investor looking to buy and hold properties? Use our free excel calculator to help you understand what you could potentially be earning or losing over 15 years. This spreadsheet is a model for informational purposes only. Interest rates are based on 30-year averages.

30-Year Property Analysis

Looking to buy and hold properties long term? Download our 30-Year Property Analysis calculator to help you see what ROI to expect over that time period. Please note that this spreadsheet is a model for informational purposes only. Interest rates are based on 30-year averages.

Get in Touch with Gulf Coast

Are You a Real Estate Investor with Multiple Properties?

We have specialized packages to fit your needs

 

Tenant Placement
Investor Essentials Plan
Investor Guaranteed Plan
Monthly Management Fee
0%
Monthly Management Fee
7.9%
Monthly Management Fee
7.9%
Tenant Leasing Fee
1 Month's Rent
Tenant Leasing Fee
1/2 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
 
30 Day Rent Guarantee
30 Day Rent Guarantee
 
Eviction Guarantee
Eviction Guarantee

Our Real Estate Partners

In Florida, an applicant only has to study for 60 hours and pass a 100 question exam to qualify as a real estate agent. Literally one day after passing the Florida Real Estate exam, an agent is licensed to sell a 1-bedroom condo, a million-dollar mansion or even a retail shopping center. A real estate license is no indicator of an agent’s skill or expertise.

Who do you want to trust your investment strategy with? We maintain relationships with exceptional local agents, all equipped with the knowledge, experience and skill set required to perform in the real estate investment market.

Our partnering agents offer value to buyers and sellers above that of a realtor involved in the general sales market. To attain ‘Preferred Real Estate Agent’ status at Gulf Coast Property Management, agents need to demonstrate through knowledge, qualifications and real-life experiences, that they understand the long goals of the real estate investor. The agents are also active in the real estate investment community and members of professional organizations such as NARPM and IREM.

Gulf Coast Property Management Lakewood Ranch Office

 

Our Corporate Office:

11051 Gatewood Drive
Lakewood Ranch, Florida 34211
Phone: (941) 782-1559
Email: info@choosegulfcoast.com
Mon-Fri: 9:00am – 5:30pm Sat: 10:00am – 4:00pm

What People Are Saying About Us

review rating 5  
I have been using Gulf Coast to rent my property for about 2 years and they have done an amazing job. They are easy to deal with, responsive, professional and organized.I have had the pleasure to work with Maria, Scott and Jamie and highly recommend them.

photo (1) Kirenia Sintas
2/16/2021

review rating 5  
We are a General Contracting business, we have been working with Matt and Scott on multiple projects. We find them to be Responsive, Honest and Upfront.They care about there residents, they are Absolutely Great to deal with. I would recommend them in a Heartbeat!!Great Management, Awesome a Attitude and more importantly, ( THEY CARE) These Guy's are Rare!!

photo4 Scott Schrader
2/15/2021

review rating 5  
Gulf Coast manages five properties for me. They have been wonderful. They take care of issues, communicate regularly, consult me when they need to and just handle smaller matters, and they provide excellent records for tax purposes, etc. I couldn't be more satisfied with their services. I'd like to give a special call-out to Maria Palatino, who deals with all things financial and special handles a slightly complex monthly interaction with the trust company that "holds" several of my rentals. Maria is responsive and helpful!

Photo2 Meryl Ginsberg
1/26/2021

review rating 5  
I started working with this company about 2 1/2 months ago for a move across country. Laurie Rastovski was my leasing agent. She really made everything very simple for me, the whole process was stress free 100% with the application. She was great to work with. I moved into the property a few days ago and I am very pleased! This place is perfect for me and it was clean and move in ready! I like this company and would recommend!Thank you for taking care of us :)

Photo3 Psychic Echosunrise
11/16/2020

review rating 5  
I have been using Gulfcoast since 2017. They have been invaluable in renting our Sarasota property. The staff including Andy, Scott and Maria the bookkeeper are all incredibly responsive and courteous.

Vince Vince Lepera
1/22/2021

Want to Learn More?

If you’d like to learn more about our properties and what it’s like to work with Gulf Coast Property Management, get in touch. We’d be happy to talk more about our rental properties, our application requirements, and our leasing process.