Property Management in Washington D.C. Ward 2
Columbia Property Management excels at helping new landlords rent out their first property, self-managing landlords, and experienced investors in Ward 2 of Washington, DC. We look forward to working with you, whether you’re new to professional management or ready to change property management companies. Our goal is to provide you with the best in leasing, management, and maintenance services while delivering the best customer service in the city. We’re your real estate and property management partners, here to take care of all the details that you don’t have time for.
We help smart investors focus on earning long-term wealth with their real estate investments while we manage the rental process and the tenant relationship. We help our Ward 2 Washington, DC clients develop strategic investment goals that lead to effective results.
Ward 2 Business Licenses for Rental Property Owners
Landlords in Ward 2 and throughout the District of Columbia can’t rent out a property without a business license. When you’re a landlord, you’re also required to register with the Rental Accommodations Division. At Columbia Property Management, we have a track record of success when it comes to handling these for our owner clients. Save yourself the time and headaches of pouring over paperwork and procedures.
We can include the licensure requirements as part of your full-service management plan, and we can also offer this service on its own. Our assistance in working through this process is one of the reasons that we’re seen as trustworthy, reliable property management leaders in Ward 2.
Ward 2 Leasing and Marketing Services
Ward 2 is full of Washington, DC’s landmarks and institutions. It’s where you’ll find the White House, the National Mall, and the Smithsonian Museums. Downtown DC can largely be found in Ward 2, making it a great place for tenants who want well-maintained homes in walkable neighborhoods that are close to everything. It’s a great place to live, visit, and invest.
The restaurants, culture, and history have a huge impact on how we market to tenants when leasing your home.
Columbia Property Management promotes a strategic online presence, reaching prospective tenants on all the sites they’re using to find their next home. We also possess a nuanced knowledge of the local Ward 2 neighborhoods. At Columbia Property Management, we lease your property quickly to high quality tenants.
Leasing Ward 2 homes in Dupont Circle, Foggy Bottom, Federal Triangle, Georgetown, Chinatown, Logan Circle, and surrounding areas.
You can expect:
Competitive and profitable rental property pricing
Strategic online advertising and networking
Rental property showings
Strict tenant screening in compliance with Fair Housing laws
We also offer an in-person orientation at the property for all residents moving into their new home. This is another reason we’re the property management company that Washington, DC Ward 2 owners trust with their investments.
Full-Service Ward 2 Property Management Services
We work hard to find and place a qualified tenant in your Ward 2 rental property, and then we get to work retaining that good tenant. We believe in positive, respectful relationships with residents because it makes it easier to collect rent, enforce the lease, and manage routine and emergency repairs. We are transparent and accurate with our accounting, and you can expect monthly statements and financial reports that reflect the income and expenses associated with your home. We’ll handle tenant communication, inspections, and disputes. You can count on us to save you money on any necessary repairs and protect the condition of your investment.
Our efficient, frequent communication is just one way that we are the most dependable property management company in Washington, DC.
Managing Ward 2 homes in zip codes like 20037, 20007, 20057, and 20566.
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Work with trusted DC property management professionals who know the submarkets at a neighborhood level in the city, which is critically important to understand rental prices and rental demand. We made the DC residential rental property market our sole focus, and our experience is your advantage.
Scott was incredibly helpful. He worked with us through all our questions about property management, rental rates, contracts, and tenants. We would recommend him without reservation if you're looking for someone to find renters or to manage your property. And we checked around and his rates are very good compared to the competition. Don't hesitate!
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|Tenant Placement||Investor Tier||Platinum||Gold|
|Management Fee||(No Management)||14.5% of rent per month *||9.9% of rent per month *||7.9% of rent per month *|
|Full Legal Compliance|
|Responsive & Personal Staff|
|Resident Orientation||Property Manager meets new residents at the property for a walk-through orientation||staff member meets new residents at the property for a walk-through orientation||Watches orientation video|
|Marketing the Property|
|Maintenance Support line|
|Online Owner Portals|
|On-Time Rent Collection|
|Eviction Process Handling|
|Accurate Property Accounting & Reporting|
|Monthly Owner Statements & Electronic Deposit of Rent Funds|
|Recurring bills payment||$15 per utility per month|
|Home Warranty Management||$100 per incident|
|Process a rental license renewal||$50|
|Property Tax payments||$25|
|Mail pick-up from property||$15|
|Equipment Rental||$25 per device per day|
|On-site inspections||4 per year||4 per year||2 per year|
|Investment Advisory Services|
*Our minimum monthly management fee is $150 per month
*Additional charges apply for subsidized housing programs
*Discounts may apply for portfolios and total monthly fees in excess of $1000. Contact our property manager
*The Investor Tier is designed to help our clients to pay for the leasing fee interest free over time. Should the owner terminate the contract prior to 24 months, the balance of the leasing fee shall become due at termination.
Work with Ward 2 Property Management Experts
Our local experience is your advantage in all aspects of the Washington, DC residential rental real estate market. Our in-depth knowledge of the details of the Washington, DC market and submarkets, from tenant pool to price points and quality vendors, ensures that you get the highest quality management for your rental investment.
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Our local experience is your advantage in all aspects of the Washington DC residential rental real estate market.
Our in-depth knowledge of the details of the Washington DC market and submarkets, from tenant pool to price points and quality vendors ensures that you get the highest quality management for your rental investment.
QUESTIONS ABOUT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT?
If you’d like to learn more about our properties and what it’s like to work with Columbia Property Management, get in touch. We’d be happy to talk more about our rental properties, our application requirements, and our leasing process.