How We'll Help With Your
Portland Property Management Needs
Professional rental services that deliver professional results
We don't get paid unless you get paid! We encourage each and every tenant to pay their rent online and set up recurring payment starting at the day of move in. No checking account? No problem! Our software partners with most 7-11 stores for direct deposit of cash/money orders so tenants don't even have to mail their rent.
Our staff and and vendors are always keeping an eye on your property even in our off time! We conduct annual interior inspections to check essential services as well as address any tenant concerns.
Enforcing and following the rules is crucial in a successful tenancy. We've learned that transparency is key and talking to tenants about problems as they occur is important, even when it means we are the bad guy by holding your tenants accountable and enforcing the lease agreement. We subscribe to the leading forms provider in the state and are constantly continuing our education in federal/state/local law changes so that our lease violation notices don't cost you money in court.
We utilize the latest software to help get your rental listed quickly on all of the current marketing websites so your home gets maximum exposure. While pricing your investment property at top market rent. We keep up with the latest technology and utilize 3D tours, self guided tours, and online applications.
Our state of the art software is user friendly so tenants can submit a maintenance request online 24/7. We utilize local family operated vendors as much as possible and work closely with them to ensure you get the very best price.
Finding a good tenant is key. We take every precaution when considering an applicant. We screen prospective tenants employment history and credit score, contact their previous landlords for references, and perform a thorough background check to ensure we only select the best tenants. As soon as all information and references have been verified, we make our recommendations.
What Sets Next Step Apart From the Rest?
A different level of service and systems.
Know Your Name
Personalized service is the core of what we do. Each property owner has their own goals and each property its own unique needs. Through our years of experience we have realized that open communication is key to building a successful relationship. You can reach us via phone, email or text message.
We Are Experienced Pro's
Our team has managed thousands of lease relationships throughout the 20 years we have been managing properties in the Portland metro area. We are constantly continuing our education to keep in compliance with federal/state/local law changes.
We heavily invest in software systems that specialize in property management. Our accounting software has an online portal for both tenants and owner communication. Owners can view financial information, inspection reports and any other pdf files that we send to the portal.
Need Help With Your Rental Property?
Learn what your property should rent out for
More details how we can maximize your profitability
See if your property is a
good fit for our services
Why Hire The Rental Management Experts at Next Step?
Because we are local rental market experts, we can make sure your property is rented for top dollar. Together as partners we will help maximize your income and minimize your expenses
Our systems and processes make things like rent collection and repairs smooth. This ensures you get your rents on time each month.
Trying to manage your rental property yourself is stressful and even risky. We want you to enjoy the value that your investments can bring, without the added stress. From Tenant screening to rent collection and everything in between our expertise will make sure you can relax and enjoy your life.
More About Next Step and
Our Property Management Approach
Next Step Property Management, Inc. specializes in everything from small apartment buildings, to single family homes, townhomes, and condominiums. Next Step Property Management, Inc. was started with a customer service spirit. Our team is hard working and genuinely cares about the properties we manage. We take the time to listen to our clients so we can help build a plan to meet your individual goals. If there is one thing that we have learned in 20 years of business it is that Property Management is so much more than property management. Sometimes it is life skills coaching. A tenant may get off on a bad start, and we are there to help correct and guide them through a successful tenancy. We pride ourselves on the relationships we have with both our owner and tenant clients. Next Step Property Management, Inc. realizes that there are many choices when it comes to property management but know that our customer service, honesty and integrity is what will set us apart from the competition.