Property Management Program

Galena Reservations currently manages over 30 properties in our vacation rental program.  We have been in business as a family run company serving the needs of the Galena area since 1999 and were originally established as A+ Reservations by Dixie.  Since then we have gained a wealth of experience in dealing with vacation homes and assisting owners with respect to both management and rentals.  This experience has proven of great value to both our owners and our guests.  We invite you to contact us so that we might review your property and how it may work on our program. We are fully licensed by the state of Illinois and specialize in short term vacation rentals in the Galena, IL and Apple Canyon Lake areas.

You have many choices when it comes to property management companies in the Galena area.  So, why choose Galena Reservations?

  1. We are a small, family owned and operated business.
  2. Vacation Property Management is ALL we do.  This mean all of our focus is on the care and management of your home.
  3. We have a LOT of experience.  We have been in business for over 15 years.
  4. We are available 24/7 – 365 days a year.
  5. Our Owner/Manager was born and raised in Galena and is therefore very knowledgeable of the area.
  6. We provide friendly and reliable service for both our homeowners and our renters.
  7. We maintain strict escrow accounting and timely monthly statements.  Provided assistance with property maintenance scheduling and also offer snow removal and lawn services so we can guarantee that our guests, yourself, your friends and family won’t be disturbed during their visit.
  8. Well trained housekeeping staff.
  9. Galena Reservations maintains an extensive web site that offers 24/7 Real Time Online Reservations. The web site design is user friendly, fair to all properties, and offers the features that our visitors are looking for.

Because we are a local, hands-on management company, we care for your rental home like our own.  Being a smaller organization allows us to react quickly to changing market conditions and your home’s particular needs.  Galena Reservations will market your property using multiple venues including listings with different websites, print media, and alternative methods. We make every effort to maximize your rentals at a very competitive management fee.

No matter what the season is, you can rest assure that your home is being watched and well cared for.  We check on the property consistently to be sure proper care and maintenance is being performed.  Our in-house maintenance staff handles all minor repairs and notifies you immediately with solutions to any other repairs.

We also offer:

  • Competitive management fees
  • No credit card processing fees
  • No weekly or nightly housekeeping fees
  • Low monthly maintenance fees

We’re always interested in adding new houses to our rental program. If you own property and are thinking about renting it, or if you are thinking about purchasing a vacation rental home, call and ask for Jolene. We will be happy to answer any of your questions. We will also send you a Prospective Homeowners Kit including Frequently Asked Questions, marketing details, a sample management contract, a guide for new vacation rental owners and much more.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Sincerely,

Galena Reservations Staff