• six-month guarantee

• first month free

• friendly, personal service

• direct deposit payments

• 24/7 online access

• in-depth tenant screening

• regular rent reviews

• on-site inspections

• family owned & operated for 45+ years


Benefits

Benefits to using Big Oak Management and Placerville Realty!

6 Month Guarantee!

We’ll guarantee your tenant stays in the home for at least 6 months, or we’ll find a new tenant for free.

First Month Free!

We want you to be confident in your decision, and so we give you your first month of management for free.

Personal Service Tailored to Your Needs!

Do you have specific needs we need to meet? That’s our specialty – meeting the personal needs of every owner.

24/7 Online Owner Access!

Use our Owner Portal to view account details at any time of day or night. Access accounting and expense information any time!

Introducing our Key Members

Real Estate Broker

Graeme Grant, Broker

(530) 644-4585 Read more
Founder

Steve Baker, Founder

(530) 644-4585 Read more

TESTIMONIALS

Comments from some of our satisfied clients!
“Thank you for your understanding!” – C&K

We wanted to thank you for our pleasant experience with you over the last 2+ years. When we first met, we appreciated that you understood our difficult situation. And again these last 2 months you have been very kind and patient concerning our circumstances. I think in real estate it’s…

“thank you for going the extra mile” – Sharon K

I would recommend you and Placerville Realty to anyone looking for a property manager. Thank you for going the extra mile. Your dedication and hard work has been a God Send for us. I know His hand was involved to lead us to you. Thank for all you do……

“you’re our favorite landlords” – the Wageners

Thanks for all you guys do! You’re our favorite landlords – and we’ve had a lot in the last 10 years! Thanks for the great service you provide.

“he helped us find a home that we love!” – S. Howard

Thank You Steve! We had looked for a home for approximately 6 months and could not find any rentals and when we meet Steve is a very nice man he helped us find a home that we love, within the same week we met him. Steve strives to protect the…

“We love the great, prompt communication and the genuineness of the team” – the W. family

The place we were living was being sold but Steve and Graeme were wonderful and we ended up moving across the street into another unit. It’s never easy or stress free to move, but this one was definitely the easiest move we’ve ever had thanks to Placerville Realty and their…

“you are the best property manager in El Dorado county” – Nicole

I still think you are the best property manager in El Dorado county and very kind in general. I will not hesitate to refer you.

“Every experience with Placerville Realty has been nothing but positive” – Shaun R

When my now-wife and I first moved to Placerville over a year ago, Steve worked with us thoroughly to make the rental property experience a pleasant one. He was so good to work with in our first townhouse, that we turned to him again this year to help us move…

“thank you!” – Michelle J

Thank you for being a wonderful company to go through for apartment rental. The cabin is cute and quaint and has wonderful neighbors!…

“I recommend many friends his way in time of need” – Todd K

Steve has always been great to work with and I recommend many friends his way in the time of need. We will continue to work with him and he would be the first person we would have represent our personal home as well. Thanks Steve ! Hope all is well.

“Way to set a precedent for other companies to strive towards” – Heather A

From the first inquiry, through the process of applying, viewing the unit and ultimately signing the contract and moving in, Steve and his team were wonderful. All the terms were clearly stated, and any questions that arose were met with clear and prompt responses. I turned in a short list…

“has taken excellent care of my home and tenants” – Rose D

Steve has managed my home rental for over 8 years. Not living in the area, Steve has taken excellent care of my home and tenants! I even left and came back to Steve as his thoroughness and effectiveness couldn’t be replaced. Thank you Steve!…

“I really appreciate you and the great job you have done” – Billie C

Steve, you know I think you are the best. I really appreciate you and the great job you have done for me since the early 1990’s. Thank you for a job well done.

“it was very important to us to have a property manager we could rely on and that we trusted” – Richard & Brenda V

We are newbies in renting our property in Placerville. No longer living in the area, it was very important to us to have a property manager we could rely on and that we trusted. After interviewing most property managers in the Placerville area, we chose Steve Baker. He and his…

“He always has a smile and a knack for dealing with difficult people” – Linda B

I rented from Steve for nearly 3 years. Steve, I enjoyed renting from him. He always was on top of in situation that came up. He always has a smile and a knack for dealing with difficult people. I enjoyed my time and would rent again from him.

“recommend you and Placerville Realty to anyone looking for a property manager” – Sharon K

Thank you for going the extra mile. Your dedication and hard work has been a God Send for us. I know His hand was involved to lead us to you. Thank for all you do……

“honest, hardworking and dependable” – Lynn & Al C

My husband and I have rented 2 homes from Steve Baker in the last 7 years. If you are looking for an honest, hardworking and dependable property manager, you will find him in Steve Baker. We highly recommend Steve Baker for his fairness, reliability and vast knowledge concerning all areas…

“trouble free management” – Noel G

Been renting my property with Steve for over 4 years, excellent care and service, good professional advice and trouble free management of the rental. Would not use anyone else.

“I have never lost a day’s rent” – BJ

Steve has managed my rental in Placerville since 1993. I have never lost a day’s rent. It was time to do some repairs so it was vacant for awhile. God bless you Steve, you do a wonderful job.

“in real estate it’s hard to find someone who genuinely cares” – C&K

We wanted to thank you for our pleasant experience with you over the last 2+ years. When we first met, we appreciated that you understood our difficult situation. And again these last 2 months you have been very kind and patient concerning our circumstances. I think in real estate it’s…

“We would not consider another property manager” – Marilyn C

Steve has been great and we have recommended him. We would not consider another property manager. We feel good about Steve managing our rental.

“easy to work with” – Dina B

We have been renting from Steve for almost two years. He is a great landlord and easy to work with. He has made this a great experience.

“Steve has kept the house I own rented for almost 10 years” – Sharon K

Steve Baker, as a property manager, has made my rental experience in Placerville very worthwhile and stress-free. Steve is very knowledgeable, dependable and gives excellent advice. He has kept the house I own rented for almost 10 years. I would highly recommend him as a property manager to anyone who…

“Steve and his team take good care of both the renters and the home owners” – The McChords

When placing our former home into a rental we knew we wanted to hire a property management company. We selected Steve Baker/Placerville Realty, Inc. because of his many years of experience as a property manager in El Dorado County. Since then we’ve had no regrets. Steve and his team take…

“a been a pleasure to work with” – Patricia

I have enjoyed working with Placerville Realty, Inc. Steve Baker has a been a pleasure to work with over the past 6-8 years. Steve is very thorough and friendly. He has kept my property rented over the years, even when the market has been turbulent. I appreciate his friendly and…

“Never an issue if you need something done” – Stacey

My family has rented 2 homes from Steve, and he is wonderful. Things get done when needed and he is very understanding. Never an issue if you need something done, or a problem comes up. He is WONDERFUL!!!…

“we could not be happier…” – Stan G

Steve Baker is our property manager, and we could not be happier. He is professionally organized, very knowledgeable, taking pride and love in the work that he does. He is very conscious of any safety issues that may arise with his tenants. If we ever sell, he will be our…

“Placerville Realty is the best!!!!” – Suzy S

There is no better than Steve Baker. He is the best. I will forever keep his # in my phone just in case. The best landlord you can have. Any problems right there to fix them.

“screens and places new tenants in record time” – Heidi S

My husband and I have worked with Steve Baker/Placerville Realty for 16 years. Steve has consistently kept our property in Placerville rented… and when necessary… he screens and places new tenants in record time. Due to his excellent screening process…we’ve had good, long-term tenants. Any issues are always taken care…

“I would recommend Steve to any of my friends or family” – Heather F

Steve was referred by others in the real estate field, and he has been an absolute pleasure to rent from. He is very helpful and understanding. I would recommend Steve to any of my friends or family. Thank you so much Steve.

“I would highly recommend Placerville Realty” – Robin S

I have been renting from Steve Baker/Placerville Realty for over a year and was so happy to renew my yearly lease several months ago! Steve is a great property manager. Any concern I have ever had has been addressed immediately and completely to my satisfaction. I would highly recommend Steve…

“I’m a very happy tenant!” – Dirk R

Hi Steve, I went on your web site to see if I could post something about how you quickly replaced my ac. I’m a very happy tenant and will let others know how good Placerville Realty handles it tenants. Thank you again this new ac works excellent – your very…

“…you are always the voice of reason!” – Lori L

I really appreciate you speaking with me the other evening. This is exactly why I appreciate having you as a property manager — you are always the voice of reason, experience, and wisdom! Many thanks again – Lori…

“He really helped us to create a home” – Mike B

I met Steve through another renter of his. I am new to the area and have a growing family to accommodate. I spoke to Steve about rental availability long before I was renting from him and he informed me truthfully about the rental market in Placerville. Without his advice, I…

“Steve Baker for your rental property” – Jerry C

I have know Steve for several years now. I have 3 homes under his management. He gets market rate on rentals. Vacancies are rare and always for a short period of time. If there is a problem, he solves it. He picks only well qualified tenants. If you…

“Outstanding Service and Representation” – David M

Steve Baker is a consummate professional. He has represented us and our rental property for many years. He consistently shows excellent judgment and knowledge of the market and the area. We have long-term tenants in our rental home and we owe this stability to Steve’s excellent management. I highly recommend…

Chris

As a San Francisco property manager I appreciate Placerville Realty’s all business approach to taking care of my properties. I get a timely statement and check. If any issues arise he uses a well-qualified team of professionals to address inevitable repair and maintenance matters promptly. I feel fortunate his services…

Paul

I have had Steve and Graeme as property managers for my home in Diamond Springs for the last 4 years and they have done an excellent job of allowing me to be a hands off homeowner. They have kept the home rented and when we have had a change of…

Catherine

My suggestion is use Placerville Realty as an absentee owner Steve has been able to get me top rental income for over 10 years. As any owner I love to hear how much income I get but Steve also let’s you know what preventive maintenance needs to be done to…

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