FBS: A unique management company

FBS is truly a different type of management company. Since 1972 we have always been unique in comparison. We are an accredited management organization. Very few exist. We also manage single family homes, condos, small apartment buildings and HOA’s across 72 zip codes. That means we must know 600+ different property types, residents, owners, and...

Leasing Challenges 2021

Every year we face new challenges in property management, but lets focus on leasing. Especially the last two years dealing with COVID, we were forced to adjust and accommodate in more ways than one. Our peak leasing season is from April to August. We average 30+ move ins and 30 + move outs. Every year,...

Rental Assistance Success

We had rental assistance success! Let’s be honest, navigating rent collections has been a unique challenge. Constant changes, new notices, rent relief and legislation.  As soon as we felt on top of it, it would change. In March 2020, we had a few residents unable to pay rent. This begun a up and down process...

Mental Health of Property Managers

Mental health is a hot topic right now. I am concerned about the mental health in the property management industry. This job is tough. This job is unforgiving. It is not life and death. So why is it so stressful?  We are problem solvers. So, how do we solve this problem of mental health? How...

Property Management is an investment

Seems odd to say property management is an investment, but it is true. Many property owners look at the monthly management fee and think what am I getting for this? I would submit to you that the management fee should be looked at more like an insurance policy. When you pay your premiums each month...


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San Diego Metro Office
6398 Del Cerro Blvd., Ste 8.
San Diego, CA 92120
(619) 286-7600

North County Office
16959 Bernardo Center Dr., Ste 101
San Diego, CA 92128
(858) 487-4004