To improve the community, and provide a much-needed service to our tenants and property owners, and provide a rewarding career for our talented employees. To treat each owner, landlord, investor with the utmost respect and care; and to take care of the properties we manage as if they were our own.
Founder Mike Hooper got his start in the property management business in 2004 with the purchase of a charming 1924 bungalow-style house in North Hyde Park. In the beginning, he was working full-time as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER and spent nights and weekends renovating the house and learning the rental real estate business.
Rent the Bay, LLC was founded in 2007. With that first home, and several subsequent purchases, Mike experienced firsthand the challenges of being a tenant, a landlord and an investor. As a result, he decided to find solutions for these challenges: