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Owner Frequently Asked Questions

  • Am I required to make my property available to Section 8?

  • Are you licensed?

    Yes. CA BRE #0232189 as a corporate broker.
  • Can I reach you after hours?

  • Can you put the money directly into my account?

    Yes, we electronically deposit landlord draws directly.
  • How long does it take after rent is deposited from tenant to receive landlord’s portion of rent?

    Typically, 7 to 10 days.
  • Do I get to see the lease or sign it?

    Yes, you will review the lease to make sure you approve. Seaside Realty, Inc. will
    facilitate the lease agreement will be between landlord and tenant.
  • Do you sell real estate too?

    Yes, we are a full service brokerage including sale. We represent both buyers and sellers.
    Please refer to for the sales division.
  • How is rent collection handled?

    We recommend and offer tenants to pay online and automate their
    rent through their tenant online portal.
  • How long of a lease do you sign?

    A typical lease will be a one year lease. However,
    we will customize as see fit for landlord and tenant situations.
  • How much security deposit do you charge the tenant?

    Typically, security deposit will be equal to one month’s rent.
  • How soon can you start managing my property?

    As soon as landlord and property manager discuss terms of management agreement
    and execute a property management agreement, we can begin managing your property.
  • What type of properties do you manage?

    Seaside Realty manages condos/townhomes, single family homes, and multi-family units.
  • What type of reports do I get and how often?

    You are provided a monthly owner’s statement showing income and expenses.
  • Who holds the tenant security deposit?

    Tenant deposits are held in a Trust Account.