About Birchwood Property Management
Birchwood Property Management was founded in 2005 as a division of Holiday Vacation Rentals. Founder and Managing Director Alan R. Hammond has served as a Director, Officer, and Treasurer of the Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA) and holds the Certificated Vacation Rental Manager (CVRM) designation. A recognized industry leader, Alan is featured in the book The Rental Game: Winning with a Professional Vacation Rental Team by Maureen Regan.
Prior to founding Holiday Vacation Rentals, Alan worked in the hotel industry providing advisory services to owners and was the Managing Director of the Coldwell Banker Commercial Hospitality Group, where he worked in the acquisition and disposition of hotel properties.
Holiday Vacation Rentals’ unparalleled experience and knowledge of association management practices, construction trades, grounds keeping, and business management provide high value to properties under our care. With over $100,000,000 in real estate assets under our management, we understand the importance of keeping up with industry news and staying on top of industry standards. Our team regularly attends conferences of the Vacation Rental Management Association (VRMA), of which Holiday Vacation Rentals is a proud member, and the Community Associations Institute (CAI).
Vacation Rental ManagementHoliday Vacation Rentals is a proud member of the Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA) and provides turn-key services for vacation rental homes. In addition, we provide a 24/7 emergency hotline for guests and manage housekeeping after guest stays. Learn More
Condominium Association and Resort ManagementBirchwood Property Management provides the administration, maintenance oversight, and budgeting services necessary for sound fiscal management for both residential and commercial properties. Our mission is to provide a high level of property management services, customized and responsive to the needs of association boards and co-owners. Learn More
With our HomeWatch Program, we offer both interior and exterior home inspection tailored to your needs so you can rest assured that your home is cared for while you are away.
Drone Building Inspections and Promotional Videos
BPM is a licensed for drone operator providing photography services that can be used to perform visual inspections of difficult to reach areas on buildings and structures. Drone videos are also used to for promotional videos and to showcase properties that are for sale or rental.
Detect locations of water leaks and Identify heat loss to lower your cost of heating and cooling in residential and commercial buildings.
Birchwood Property Management offers snow plowing and shoveling at competitive rates for seasonal property owners, vacation rental owners in our program, and the associations we manage.
Spring and Fall Cleanups
Removing leaves, debris, and sticks is essential to keeping your grounds in good condition and leaves a good impression on guests or those looking to purchase a property. Call us for a free estimate.
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Our comprehensive amenities checklist for vacation rentals will help give you ideas for how to increase competitiveness and maximize your rental revenue.
Whether you’re thinking about buying or already own a vacation rental home in northern Michigan, here’s what you need to know to succeed.