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Welcome to Essential Property Management


Let us take away the headaches of owning rental property: screening, credit reports, rent collection, maintenance requests and repairs, accounting, end of year tax reporting.  

What We Offer

Pay Rent Online

Did you know that you can pay your rent and submit maintenance requests online?

Available Properties

View our available rental properties and submit an electronic application quickly and easily.

Management Services

We manage your properties efficiently and effectively, providing exceptional service.

Why Choose Essential Property Management?

  • We have years of Platinum Service experience
  • We keep completely up to date with the latest laws for your protection.
  • We use the best property management software.
  • We provide you with an owner portal to view property stats.
  • We provide tenants the ability to auto-draft or pay online.
  • We provide very timely responses to online maintenance requests
  • We know how to market your property.
  • We know how to pick and screen good tenants.
  • Our pricing rates offer a great value!
Contact us today at 858-901-0198
[email protected]

About Us

Locating and screening quality residents is essential for you to get the most value from your investment. As actively involved committee members with the Investment Housing Committee at the California Association of Realtors, we know all the new laws and local ordinances that are being proposed and how they will affect YOUR INVESTMENT, your rental property.  Los Angeles has passed strict rent caps - Chula Vista and the City of San Diego have passed ordinances that could make you criminally liable if you “harass” your tenant (that is, ask for the rent to be paid!) As of July 1, we can only collect one month's rent as a security deposit.  Are you up to date on laws regarding pets vs comfort/support animals? You can’t afford to make a mistake by trying to management your own rental in this environment in California.  With our affordable pricing, you CAN AFFORD Essential Property Management.  We are experts in maintaining your quality home, duplex, and Specializing in condominiums.  We also manage small to medium HOAs!   Schedule a free discreet consultation today at [email protected] or call (858) 901-0198  We are also REALTORS who will keep you informed of your home’s value and work with you to sell when the time is right to exit the rental market.  DRE License 02091991. Areas we provide property management services:
  • All of San Diego County
  • Southern Riverside County
  • and the greater Savannah, GA area via our sister company, Savannah Living Real Estate GREC License #81006
Jan Farley, CEO/Broker DRE #00480913  [email protected]
Joss Carvalho Director of Operations   [email protected]
Jude Fox Property Manager - [email protected]

Contact Us

We're easy to get ahold of and are in the office weekdays 10:00AM to 5:00PM by appointment. Whether you call us by phone or email us, you will always be greeted by our professional staff.


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858 901 0198


General Information
[email protected]


Essential Property Management
8504 La Mesa Blvd
La Mesa, CA 91942