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 Recognized at Community Associations Institute (CAI) Awards Gala in Orange County

Posted on Wednesday March 14, 2018

FirstService Residential, California’s leading community association management firm, has been awarded for its outstanding leadership and corporate partnership by the Orange County Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAI). FirstService Residential associates received the awards at CAI’s annual gala dinner held on February 10, 2018.


FirstService Residential Appoints New Director of Hospitality and Resident Experience

Posted on Friday December 15, 2017

FirstService Residential, a leader in California HOA management services, has appointed Kellie Hachten as the new director of hospitality and resident experience. In this new role, Hachten will partner directly with high-rise and master-planned community general managers and boards to deliver an improved lifestyle experience to residents.


FirstService Residential Introduces Urban Management Division to Enhance High-Rise Association Services

Posted on Wednesday January 11, 2017

FirstService Residential announces the launch of its Urban Management Division in California. This specialized team offers mid-, high-rise and mixed-use buildings proactive expertise in protecting building assets; and strategic planning specific to the needs of each client including their brand vision, fiscal goals, and building components. The team is further enhanced by infrastructure support in critical service areas including hospitality, engineering, technology, life and safety, finance, as well as human resources.


FirstService Residential Named Management Company of the Year and On-Site Manager of the Year

Posted on Tuesday December 20, 2016

FirstService Residential received the Management Company of the Year and On-site Manager of the Year Awards from the Community Associations Institute (CAI) California North Chapter. FirstService Residential-managed Diamond Grove Community received honors for Medium (sized) Association of the Year and Community Association Volunteer Leader of the Year.


FirstService Residential Chosen to Manage Meadowview Community Association #1

Posted on Monday November 28, 2016

FirstService Residential was selected to provide homeowner association management services to Meadowview Community Association #1 in Temecula, California. The homeowner association consists of 900 single family homes situated on 1,175 acres. Meadowview offers residents numerous amenities including a clubhouse, spa, two heated swimming pools, basketball and tennis courts, equestrian center and extensive trail system.


FirstService Residential Selected to Provide Management Services for Prestigious Shady Canyon Community Association

Posted on Tuesday November 15, 2016

FirstService Residential has been selected by the Board of Shady Canyon Community Association to provide full-service community association management services. Located on prime real estate in Irvine, Shady Canyon is one of Orange County’s most prestigious gated communities consisting of 400 custom built homes many with values from $5 million to in excess of $20 million.


FirstService Residential and FirstService Association Consulting Selected to Provide Services for 1,500 Residential Unit Metropolis in Downtown Los Angeles

Posted on Tuesday September 27, 2016

Metropolis, luxury high-rise located in downtown Los Angeles, to be managed by FirstService Residential and consulting services provided by FirstService Association Consulting. Metropolis, a Greenland USA project, will feature three residential towers totaling over 1,500 units, a hotel and over 70,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor retail space.


FirstService Residential surpasses $1,300,000 in funds donated to the United Way in California

Posted on Monday June 13, 2016

FirstService Residential, North America’s leading property management firm, has eclipsed $1,300,000 in total donations to the United Way in California. The annual fundraising campaign concluded its 19th year with a total of $27,000 raised surpassing the goal of $20,000.


FirstService Residential Selected to Manage Award-Winning Serrano El Dorado Owners' Association Master Planned Community

Posted on Tuesday April 19, 2016

FirstService Residential has been selected by the Board of Serrano El Dorado Owners' Association to provide full-service community association management services. Located in El Dorado Hills, Serrano El Dorado is one of Northern California’s largest master-planned communities consisting of 4,040 homes across 3,500 acres.


FirstService Residential’s 2016 Emerging Leaders Program Graduates 14 Associates

Posted on Tuesday April 12, 2016

FirstService Residential, North America’s leading property management company, completed the fourth installment of its prestigious Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) in California. The 2016 graduating class presented enhanced solutions across organizational priorities and disciplines.


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