Company Bio

Scotts Valley Property Management is a family-owned and operated company located in Scotts Valley at 4615 Scotts Valley Drive. Jeanne Jensen Shada started our business in 1981 as Jensen Property Management. As the company grew, we decided to change the name to reflect its location, thus Scotts Valley Property Management became its new name. We manage and sell residential real estate including apartments, single-family homes, multiple-family homes, apartment buildings and condos. We also manage several commercial buildings in Scotts Valley and Aptos with individual, custom office suites.

The company philosophy is “careful management”. We provide a personal service to our clients maintaining a professional relationship with all. We take pride in getting to know our clients personally and taking care of their real estate needs. We have an established list of service personnel and vendors, which has come from years of experience in this area.

Jeanne Jensen Shada is a real estate broker and is an active member of the Santa Cruz Property Managers Association, a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and the Santa Cruz Association of Realtors. She is also involved in community activities serving as President of the Scotts Valley Chamber of Commerce in 2001 and as Commissioner on the Scotts Valley Arts Commission since its inception in 1999. In 2003 Jeanne was chosen “Woman of the Year” by the Scotts Valley Community.

Jeanne continues to update her skills and knowledge through participation in professional courses and seminars. She is an active participant in ECHO (a common interest development association). Jeanne is a Certified Community Association Manager, earning this designation via finance and community law courses in addition to the multi-year experience requirements in managing Home Owner Associations.