For Property Owners

What I Do
For Property Owners

Since 1976, Jim Mitchell has owned and managed rental properties for his own account and for landlords throughout the South Bay. The mission of BlackHorseRealty is simple: Jim takes pride in your unique rental property and treats it as if it were his own. Many of his clients have relied on him to manage their properties for over 30 years! References are provided on request so you can contact them directly. Properties include single-family homes, townhouses, condominiums, and apartment buildings. Full-service property management is based on gross rent collected. Jim Mitchell doesn’t get paid until you do!

Property Management Services include:

  • Attract new tenants by advertising online, signage, email, and print.
  • Credit reports, eviction history, criminal background, terrorist, and sex offender background checks and reports at the tenant’s expense.
  • Write new leases, including required disclosures.
  • Collect lease and deposit money and deposit it into your bank account.
  • Receive and pay all bills online or by mail.
  • Maintain and balance checkbook.
  • Inspect property regularly.
  • Send you your profit according to your instructions.
  • Coordinate and supervise any work necessary on tenant turnover.
  • Optional listing in the regional Multiple Listing Service (commission).
  • Optional major remodel coordination service.

Managed Properties

  • 4 Units, South Redondo Beach

    4 Units, South Redondo Beach

    Coordinated remodel of all 4 units and new landscaping. Also acted as realtor in a Delayed 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange with a trust as seller.
  • 2 Houses on a Lot, North Redondo Beach

    2 Houses on a Lot, North Redondo Beach

    Coordinated complete remodel inside and out, including sandblasting, re-stucco, and paint.
  • House, Rancho Palos Verdes

    House, Rancho Palos Verdes

    Coordinated total interior remodel. Signed tenant up for 2-year lease.
  • 4 Units, North Redondo Beach

    4 Units, North Redondo Beach

    Acted as buyer’s realtor for a trust in buying via a Delayed 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange. Also coordinated remodel of all 4 units, plus new landscaping.
  • Single-Family House, West Torrance

    Single-Family House, West Torrance

    Coordinated remodel and managed for 10 years.
  • 6 Apartment Units, El Segundo

    6 Apartment Units, El Segundo

    Coordinated demolition of former triplex and construction of 6 units in 1987. Managed since 1976.
  • 7406 Alverstone, Westchester

    7406 Alverstone, Westchester

    Coordinated remodel, leased, and managed.
  • 14526 Chadron, Gardena

    14526 Chadron, Gardena

    Remodeled duplex, leased, and managed.

Call Jim today for help managing your property!