Nest Finders Review - Property Management and Rentals

Alcove Team · 7/2/22

Nest Finders Review - Property Management and Rentals

Located in Jacksonville, Florida, Nest Finders is a property management company that serves Northeast Florida. Nest Finders offers property owners management services including marketing, maintenance, online services, and virtual tours.

Nest Finders is a company that works with property owners and renters. With great reviews, Nest Finders has 4.8 out of 5 stars on Google from 200+ reviews and similar figures listed on Yelp.


Nest Finders has 16 listings currently available ranging in location from Jacksonville, FL to Saint Augustine, FL. Their properties include houses, condos, and apartments. On the lowest end, you can find a 1-bed, 1-bath apartment for $1,100 per month and on the high end a 5-bed, 3-bath house for $4,495 per month. 

Here are the prices you can expect from Nest Finder listings:

  • 1-bedroom: $1,100 (only one available at this time)

  • 2-bedroom: $1,195 to $2,725

  • 3-bedroom:  $1,375 to $2,500

  • 4-bedroom: $2,700 (only one available at this time)

  • 5-bedroom: $3,400 to $4,495

  • 6-bedroom: $4,400 (only one available at this time)


Nest Finders offers leasing and management services to owners. Below is a summary of the two options.

Leasing Services

Marketing + Photography: Getting quality images and effective postings to Nest Finder’s website, other listing sites, and social media can help you get your property rented quickly and for a fair price.

Appraisal: Before listing your property, Nest Finders can help you find the most accurate price based on the property, location, and local comps. 

Tenant Screening: When sifting applicants, only appropriate and worthy applicants will be shown to you to choose from through a screening process.

Lease Preparation: Nest Finders will take care of drafting your lease, collecting the security deposit, and ensuring all lease and move-in documents are covered.

Inspections + Improvements: A 64-point inspection is conducted on all properties, and advice is given on what improvements could increase your rental value.

Management Services

Financial Services: Nest Finders collects rent and remittance and will provide regular financial reporting.

Maintenance + Inspections: While under their management, routine maintenance and inspections will be taken care of. 

Advice + Planning: Long-term advice to maximize the return on your rental property will be given.


Tenant Placement: Equal to 1 month’s rent upon tenant move-in.

Property Management: 10% of the monthly rent plus an initial tenant placement fee which is reduced to 75% of 1 month’s rent.

“Nest Rest Easy”: This extra option includes the property management package as well as a guarantee of rent coverage if the tenant does not pay rent for up to two months. This package costs a flat fee of $229 per month, as well as the initial tenant placement fee is reduced to 75% of 1 month’s rent.

If you’re a Property Owner, Consider Alcove to Maximize Rental NOI

If you’re looking for an opportunity to optimize leasing while lowering rental costs, Alcove’s co-living rental model might be the right choice for you. As explained in this article, Alcove uses a per-bedroom leasing model that focuses on maximizing occupancy, finding quality tenants, and maximizing rental NOI by lowering the rental payment risk by having multiple incomes from several tenants instead of one or two.

Alcove is not a property management company like Nest Finders. However, Alcove offers similar services like streamlined tenant payments, finding quality tenants, and providing regular updates and logistics. Our innovative co-living, per-bedroom model allows you as a property owner to maximize your rental income and simultaneously offer tenants more affordable rental costs.

Alcove is here to support you with resources to list and earn the most value from your rental property. Start benefiting from a co-living model by listing your property with Alcove today!

Are you renting? Consider the affordable option, with Alcove

If you’re looking for a great community, easy rent and utility payment set-up, and even moving help, Alcove can be a great, affordable option. Renting with Alcove will save you money by using a co-living model with shared living that is more affordable than a studio apartment.

We are always updating our listings with new places around the country. If you’re looking for a new place to live, turn to Alcove.