Management by Sid Was Here


Sid Was Here, a soft place to rest for tired home owners.

Are there times when you just want to put your head down and make it all go away? Sid Was Here can provide that pillow…


Julie Gates

Looking to buy investment property in Savannah? Julie Gates and her team can help you. She can handle your purchase from the sale all the way through management. If you are interested in purchasing a property in Savannah, please choose the option Real Estate Services and send your contact info.

Sid Was Here has relationships with local contractors, decorators and all other service providers to help you purchase, rehab, furnish and manage your short term rental from any distance.

Find out how to turn your property into business and pleasure!

Revenue Maximization at Sid Was Here

revenue management
Revenue Management

We use industry-leading, real time analytical tools to price your home for success no matter the season.

Industry Leading Marketing
Industry Leading Marketing

We use the latest internet marketing tools to maximize the visibility of your home and increase your occupancy and profit. We do market for several different furnished rental models: short term and also long-shorts.

Direct Bookings for Corporate Guests
Direct Bookings for Corporate Guests

We believe that the day is coming when many guests won't have a lease or mortgage. The future of real estate is having the freedom to move around the world at will and experience different cultures and settings. Sid Was Here is at the forefront of housing for this model, using our long-short model of 30 days or more bookings.

OTAs Third Party Channels
OTAs/Third Party Channels

We use multiple third party booking sites like AirBnB and VRBO and others to maximize the visibility of your home and ensure that no matter how your guests find your home, booking is a breeze.

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Care for your Property and Guests

24 7 Support
24/7 Support

Rest easy knowing your guests have continuous support from our expert team. When something goes wrong, we’re always there to help.

Quality Control Inspectors

For our full service management clients, our inspectors are comprehensive and thorough and regularly inspect every home so it is always in quality condition for you and your guests.


Our housekeepers are trained in the latest safety and cleanliness standards, so your home is always perfect for you and your guests. Our system notifies them of upcoming cleans and provides them with the most up to date information on incoming guests.


You’ll never have to stress about maintenance or repairs again. Our team works with maintenance services keep properties in tip-top shape for a smooth guest and homeowner experience.

Take our word for it:

The Short Term Show

Listen to Julie's latest podcast appearance to learn how Sid Was Here is at the forefront of the short term rental management world

Property Management

Check out our blog on Property Management to learn more about our practices

Owner Promises

  • No Nickel and Diming

    We pride ourselves in offering value to our homeowners. You'll never have to worry about surprise charges or hidden fees.

  • Transparent Updates and Feedback

    Stay connected with your property through our online owner portal that provides you with an up-to-the minute booking calendar, owner statements, and maintenance history.

  • Unlimited Owner Use

    Enjoy your vacation home as much as you’d like! Unlike other companies that limit when homeowners can stay in their vacation homes, we give you unlimited access — no black out dates!

  • 100% Owner Satisfaction

    We are committed to satisfying the needs of our owners. Mistakes happen, but you have our commitment that we will do everything in our power to make the situation right.

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Time Schedule

Scheduling a Call

We speak with homeowners Monday-Friday for onboarding procedures and pricing.

Please fill out the form to be connected with our appointment scheduler.

Mon – Fri : 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM EST

Additional services offered by Sid Was Here
1. Owner Portal with your finances and calendar available 24/7
2. Discounted lawn care services
3. Discounted pest control services
4. Insurance for your investment property
5. Remote lock control with automatic code changes
6. Design and decor service
7. General Contractor for light or heavy rehabs
8. Remote thermostat control

No Long Term Contracts | 100% Owner Satisfaction | No Onboarding or Start Up Fees