How Village Properties Can Help You Find a Long-Term Renter for your Property

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We at Village Properties have often been asked how we can help find long-term renters for your property. We take pride in finding the perfect person or family that will take care of your home like it was their own. We have come up with a few ways to help you find long-term renters for you without the hassle of doing it yourself. Let’s look below at a few reasons for how we do it.

Advertising

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One of the main ways to help you find long-term renters is by advertising or word of mouth. We know that you take a lot of pride in your home here in the Sunriver area. But finding those who want to rent long-term might seem a little challenging to many homeowners. We take the hard work out for you and your property, and we get to work. We will not only advertise on our site, but we also have agents who will work for you.

Qualify Your Renters

Another way that we find the best renters for your long-term property is we qualify them. We know that your home is vital, and finding that perfect tenant may seem daunting, but we take care of it all. We ask each person looking to rent a house for longer than 12 months to qualify specific questions. We know that finding a renter who can’t afford the home will not be a good fit. We instead ask very detailed questions to help find them the perfect house too.

While we do a few other things to help find your long-term renter, we wanted to share these. If you are still on the fence about putting your home up as a long-term rental, one of our agents would be more than happy to help you. We hope you will consider us at Village Properties to help find the perfect fit for your home.

Benefits of Joining our Long-Term Program



Owning a home here in the Sunriver area is a great thing, especially if you’re interested in joining our Long-Term Rental Program. At Village Properties at Sunriver, we take pride in how we take care of your long-term rental like it was our own. We understand that it may seem a little intimidating at first, but once you get to know our team and how our program works, it’s easy peasy. Let’s look below at a few of the benefits of joining our long-term program today.

Benefits:

Great Reputation – We have a proven track record of providing the best customer service to not only you as the homeowner but to your tenants too.

Locals – Another reason that we want to provide to you is we are all locals. Not only do we work here in Sunriver, but we have homes here too.

Advertising – One of the main benefits of using us as your long-term property management is your long-term rental will be listed on top sites for free!

24 Hour Maintenance Team – We provide in-house housekeepers and a maintenance team to help get your home rented more quickly.

Personal Touch – Having the knowledge of our specialists that will help advertise and show your property will allow you to have a tenant more quickly.

Benefits of Having a Long-Term Rental

Another question that we get asked often is what the benefits of are having a long-term rental. One of the reasons for having a long-term rental in the area is that you don’t have to worry about placing your home on the market. When you have a long-term rental, you will have a tenant in there for at least a year which means that they are helping you take care of your financial part of the home. Allowing us at Village Properties at Sunriver to worry for you so you can live your life in peace and know your home is taken care of.

While there are other benefits to joining our long-term rental program, these are a few things we wanted to mention. If you are still interested in learning a little more about our program, give us a call today. We can’t wait to talk to you as you make that decision to enroll your Sunriver home into our long-term program!

Meet Our Long-Term Rental Team at Village Properties at Sunriver

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Have you wondered what it might be like to live in a destination that some only dream of taking a vacation to? At Village Properties, we turn those dreams into reality with our long-term rentals division, specializing in 12-month residential leases in the Sunriver, Oregon area! Our expert property management team makes sure that your leasing process goes as smoothly as possible, and that you’re totally satisfied for the duration of your stay. Whether you’re a first-time resident or have been leasing from Village Properties for years, we strive to make sure that each of our tenants is satisfied with their experience. Let’s look below and meet our long-term rental team and a little about how we can help you with finding the perfect lease today.

Meet the Team

Our team at Village Properties at Sunriver is made up of 3 amazing people, and they have made such a significant impact with the long-term rental team. They, just like you, want you to be happy about allowing us to manage your lease. Here is a little more information on each of the team members below.

Justin Lovejoy – Broker/Property Manager

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Justin came to us back in 2018 after having several years of experience in multi-family property management. He is an Oregon licensed Real Estate Broker and has a wonderful passion for our clients and potential clients. His commitment shows in his work with every transaction he does. Justin wants to make the leasing process easy and fun for all!

Canda Kastel – Payroll & Human Resource Manager

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Canda has been with us since 2010 as our long-term accountant here at Village Properties. She has 22 years of experience and has been an excellent fit for our team. Before she began focusing on bookkeeping, she became a Certified Professional Collection Specialist in 1994. Canda is also a sitting board member for the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals. With all of her knowledge she has been a great asset to our long-term rental team.

Roseana Lagunas – Leasing Specialist

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Roseana recently joined our team, and we are so happy to have her with us as a Leasing Specialist after several years in property management. She has plenty of experience with accounts receivable and on-site management. When you first meet Roseana, the first thing you’ll notice is her bubbly personality!

Why Should You Use Village Properties at Sunriver?

One of the best things about using a well-established property management team is to make sure that your rental property is well taken care of, and that any maintenance issues are addressed quickly and to your satisfaction. Our 24-hour maintenance team is always on call and ready to respond to any issues that may arise during your lease. Beyond the maintenance team, the rest of our long-term rentals team is composed of Sunriver locals, so we know the area very well and can provide the best customer service.

There are so many other things that we could tell you about our team and why you should choose Village Properties at Sunriver as your leasing company, but we wanted to share these few things first. We are here to help you with all your long-term rental needs today.

Moving Out of Bend – Benefits of Long Term Sunriver Rentals



Finding long term rentals in Bend has reached high levels of frustration, which has renters looking elsewhere. According to a June 2016 article published in the Bend Bulletin, the rental housing vacancy rate has fallen to a mere 1.04 percent, with the Bend apartment vacancy rate at a whopping .62 percent, according to the Central Oregon Owners Association 2016 Rental Survey. With minimal rental options in Bend, it’s no wonder people are starting to look elsewhere. And it’s a perfect time to consider a long term rental in Sunriver, instead.

Benefits of Long Term Sunriver Rentals

While you might be ready to move out of Bend, you don’t have to go very far. With so many great lifestyle amenities, Sunriver is the perfect Central Oregon haven. You’ll enjoy a more relaxed lifestyle in Sunriver, and still have easy access to Bend. Many Sunriver residents commute into Bend via Highway 97, which is a breeze when you can drive 65 mph the whole way and be into town in no time. Other benefits of ditching the Bend rental market and moving to Sunriver include:

  • Better rental rates than in Bend, which means more bang for your buck
  • Furnished and unfurnished homes available
  • Everything at your fingertips – School, veterinary, post office, groceries, restaurants, library, police and medical
  • Small, safe community
  • Easy access to playgrounds, bike paths and a myriad of recreational opportunities

When you choose a long term Sunriver rental, you can live the Central Oregon lifestyle without the high price tag and competitive Bend rental market. Long term Sunriver rentals allow you to live a relaxing lifestyle that’s both close to nature and close to the activity of Bend. Once you move out of Bend and into Sunriver, you’ll appreciate the quiet, small town feel. And with the addition of Starbucks and Brewed Awakenings, you’ll be able to get your caffeine fix on your way to work in the morning.

Parents with school area students can enjoy the convenience of their children attending Three Rivers K-8 School. Students can attend the same school in Sunriver until 8th grade and then have the choice of Bend High School or La Pine High School, both of which include bus transportation from Sunriver.

Your frustration with the Bend rental market ends in Sunriver. Move out of Bend and into the charming community of Sunriver. Browse the listings of long term Sunriver rentals and contact Village Properties at Sunriver for more information about specific homes.