Bay Area, CA, July 24, 2013 —FirstService Residential in California, the states leading property management company, today announces being selected to provide property management services for the Marquis Neighborhood Association and the Meridian at Willow Glen Homeowners Association.
“Developer Taylor Morrison consistently chooses FirstService Residential in California because they trust our ability to provide a seamless transition from developer to homeowner control,” said Rick Barnard, CCAM, FirstService Residential’s Bay Area Regional Director. “They trust our extensive experience managing new community developments.”
The Marquis Neighborhood Association consists of 23 new townhome-styled residences in one of the Bay Area’s most sought-after new communities in the city of Lafayette. The community is close to BART transportation, hiking trails. The area also offers many venues such as Cal Shakes – the outdoor California Shakespeare Festival, the classic art deco Orinda movie house, and the Town Hall Theatre Company. Nearby opportunities include Walnut Creek’s Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, the Greek Theatre in Berkeley and Oakland’s classic Fox and Paramount Theatres. The company will assume management responsibilities on August 1, 2013.
Meridian at Willow Glen consists of 51 condominium homes in San Jose, CA.  The Meridian in San Jose is conveniently located near transportation, schools, shopping and dining, recreation, local shopping and downtown San Jose’s activities, cultural diversions and sporting events. The company will assume management responsibilities on March 1, 2014.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential, previously known in California as Merit Property Management, is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As the largest residential property manager in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,000 properties and 1.5 million residential units across 19 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and managing in excess of $6 billion in budgets. For more information, visit
Jul 24, 2013