About Creamer-Dougal Management
For Rent Sign = Great Opportunity
As REALTORS and Property Managers, customer relationships are at the heart of what we do. If you don't feel that we've built a strong relationship with you by the time we've rented, sold and/or managed your property, we haven't done our job!
Our Mission Statement
We strive to make the investment of your property and all the associated activities free of stress, easy to understand, and enjoyable. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and provide you with exceptional service throughout our relationship.
C-D Property Management is a full service management company that allows for the investor/owner to enjoy the benefits of property ownership without the hassle. Here are the main services, but not limited to, that we provide for you:
Market and show your property for rent
Lease your property
Background check(if necessary)
Previous resident verification
Collect security and pet deposits, and monthly rent
Accounting for all income and expenses for your property
Upkeep of your property throughout all seasons
Manage/supervise all repairs that may need to be made throughout lease terms
Assisting in buying, selling, evaluating your investment(s)
Tenant placement is equal to one months rent and the management fee is 10% of gross monthly rent collected. These fees cover all of the services listed above. Upkeep of property through the seasons is billed at an hourly rate.
The Marketing Plan
Place a FOR RENT sign on property
Have property photographed
Enter information in the MLS system along with photos
Post property on Postlets.com, Linked In, Twitter, Hotpads, Craigslist, Mibor.com, Rentals.com, Facebook and more
Evaluate any changes that need to be made based on feed back
Follow up with any interested parties on a weekly basis until property is rented
ohn T. Creamer received his real estate license in 1986 and become a full time REALTOR at that time. John is broker salesperson, and has been a member of the multi-million dollar club for over 15 years. John is also a past- president of the Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of REALTORS (MIBOR) and currently serves as Regional Vice-President of the Indiana Association of REALTORS representing central Indiana.
John has been with the CENTURY 21 System since 1988. I 1996, John hired Rick Elson as his assistant who later became a partner and started the Creamer Elson Group which today has five agents working together to provide the best marketing team in Central Indiana.
John has also been active in real estate investment. He purchased his first Meridian Kessler double in 1987, and formed Creamer Team Management in 1999 to better assist those interested in making an investment in real estate. John became active in the Meridian Kessler Neighborhood Association in 1993, and in 2001, John was appointed to the Meridian Kessler Board of Directors where he serves as the chairman of the Membership Committee. He feels his involvement in the neighborhood association gives him a better understanding of the neighborhood issues, and knowledge of the market.
John and his wife, Molly have two daughters, Caroline and Annemarie. They are members of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish.
Chris Dougal became a partner in Creamer Dougal management in 2009. He moved to Indianapolis after graduation in December 2006. He graduated from Ball State University with a B.S. degree in Construction Management, and a minor in Business Administration. In March 2009, Chris began working with Creamer-Elson Management to help market vacant properties, assist with maintenance and to manage the day to day operations of 22 units in the Broad Ripple area.
Chris is a member of the National Association of Realtors and also an active member of MIBOR. Chris has been the director of property management and a licensed Realtor since January 2010. He has been expanding the leasing and management business, while also assisting friends, family, and referrals in finding their first home, their next home, or their dream home.