OUR STYLE OF VACATION RENTAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Is it possible to own a profitable, hassle-free vacation rental?
With us as your Certified Property Manager, it IS!
At WC Lodging we strive to allow home owners to share the pride and uniqueness of each home with travelers from the Bay Area to guests from around the world. Our Vacation Rental Property Management team also believe this should be done with the best interests of owners, guests and neighbors in mind.
To do this our local hospitality and home care specialists work to drive more revenue with personalized attention to each guest and it shows with our 42% return guest rate year over year.
Other large property management companies promise care but our property management team personally inspects your property in person prior to every check in. Additionally, we personally inspect each home after every guest check out to assess any damage needing addressing. Our team of local experts rely on more than 30 years real estate experience to turn your home into a successful vacation rental and maximizing your homes earning potential.
Exceptional Local Care
Our Vacation Rental Property Management company has a solid team of Local housekeepers, maintenance techs, and dedicated representatives to keep your home in tip top condition. We treat your home as if it were our own.
Guest Relations & 24/7 Support
A member of our Vacation Rental Property Management team is available 24/7 for guest questions or concerns during their stay, as well as after stay communications to improve future guest experience and garner positive reviews on marketing sites. Our staff handles all after hour emergencies that may occur during a guest,s stay.
YOUR investment, YOUR home
You’re always in the driver’s seat when it comes to your home. WC Lodging has a fully integrated easy to use online account that owners have access to 24/7. Owners can see all reservation dates and information, as well as block any dates they would like to use or have friends or family stay at the property. Owners also have online access to all financial statements. Other property management companies require contracts so it’s difficult to cancel if they don’t fulfill their promises, our Vacation Rental Property Management team requires no length of time contracts, cancel anytime if we don’t live up to our promises.
We were named a expert in the vacation rental industry. Check out the article we were featured in: Winter Maintenance Checklist for Vacation Rentals | Redfin
For the latest on Sonoma County’s rental ordinance changes visit https://permitsonoma.org/regulationsandinitiatives/vacationrentals/vacationrentalordinanceupdate
Zonings of which are eligible (once the moratorium is lifted):
Sonoma County has 5 districts: https://sonomacounty.ca.gov/Board-of-Supervisors/Supervisorial-District-Map/
District 1 has a partial address specific moratorium on short term rental permits – list available upon request
District 5 has the following criteria:
District 5 is now capped at the number of approved permits as of August 18, 2020. This means no new vacation rental permits will be issued in these areas until properties that currently hold vacation rental permits are sold or file a cessation of use.
PRMD parcel search to check zoning and district:
AR, RR allow for use of vacation rentals
LEA, DA, RRD are allowable if not part of the Williamson Act
R1, R2, R3, PC, LIA or anything that ends in an X are exclusion zones
For basic parcel information, visit the Permit Sonoma webpage: http://sonomacounty.ca.gov/PRMD/Services/Zoning-and-Parcel-Report/.
For historical records related to the parcel, visit the Northwest Information Center’s website located here: http://web.sonoma.edu/nwic/.
You may look up the permit history and violation history associated with that parcel here: http://sonomacounty.ca.gov/PRMD/Services/Document-Search/
No, it is NOT difficult and we will do the work for you! The first step is to have your current PM close their calendar to new bookings, the second is to call us! Change forms can be found below in our RESOURCES area
As members of the Vacation Rental Management Association (VRMA) we utilize a team of housekeepers who follow all guidelines provided by the association. Our housekeepers know cleanliness and 5 star reviews are a top priority to WC Lodging and its family of both owners and guests. More on the VRMA guidelines: https://www.vrma.org/page/vrhp/vrma-cleaning-guidelines-for-covid-19