Press Releases

Our press release archive contains a wealth of information about FirstService Residential, including announcements about properties we add to our management portfolio, awards and recognition to our outstanding associates and more.

FirstService Residential Alberta Partners with Samaritan’s Feet to Provide Shoes to Underprivileged Children

Posted on Tuesday February 13, 2018

FirstService Residential, Alberta’s leading property management company, announced today the launch of a fundraising campaign supporting Samaritan’s Feet, a global humanitarian aid organization that provides new shoes to underprivileged children.


FirstService Residential to Host Budget and Strategic Planning Seminar in Calgary on September 14

Posted on Tuesday September 05, 2017

FirstService Residential, Alberta’s leading condominium management company, is hosting a free seminar for condominium corporation board members on the matters of budgets, strategic planning and ensuring financial well-being for condominium communities.


FirstService Residential Enlightens Condo Boards on Legal Risks of Mismanaging Insurance Deductibles

Posted on Wednesday June 14, 2017

FirstService Residential, Alberta’s leading condominium management company, adds to its educational series for Alberta condo board members by hosting two free educational events on condominium insurance. Guest speaker, Greg Cortese, vice president of BFL Canada Insurance, will provide expert insights for the seminar, Condominium Insurance: A Director’s Primer, being held June 26 and June 27 at the Canterra Suites Hotel in Edmonton from 6-8 p.m.  


FirstService Residential Wins Consumer Choice Award for 10th Consecutive Year

Posted on Sunday May 03, 2015

FirstService Residential, Alberta’s leading condominium property management company Is Top Consumer Choice Since 2006.


FirstService Residential Establishes $5 Million Emergency Relief Fund to Repair Properties Damaged by Flooding

Posted on Monday July 08, 2013

FirstService Residential, the leading manager of residential properties in Alberta, has announced the immediate availability of emergency funds to aid its managed properties across Calgary and Canmore, which have been affected by the province’s largest floods in history.


Condominium First Management Services Ltd. Changes Name to FirstService Residential

Posted on Wednesday June 26, 2013

The corporate headquarters of FirstService Residential has announced that its subsidiary, Condominium First Management Services Ltd., has been renamed FirstService Residential. This name change is part of FirstService Residential’s national rebranding effort, which took effect on June 27, 2013.


FirstService Expands into Commercial Property Association Management

Posted on Tuesday April 09, 2013

FirstService Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Merit Property Management, an operating unit of FirstService Residential, has acquired Mar West Real Estate, one of the leading providers of commercial property association management services in the western US.


FirstService Residential Establishes a $10 Million Hurricane Recovery Fund to Repair Properties Damaged by Hurricane Sandy

Posted on Monday April 01, 2013

200 Properties with 80,000 Residents are Eligible to Receive Emergency Funds in Less Than 48 Hours