Palm Desert, CA, July 12, 2013 —FirstService Residential, California’s leading property management company, today announces being selected to provide property management services for Outdoor Resort Indio, The Ultimate Motor Coach Resort. The community consists of 419 coach sites throughout 42 acres in Indio, CA.  The company assumed management responsibilities on July 1, 2013.
“Outdoor Resorts Indio is excited to begin our new relationship with FirstService Residential,” stated Board President, Richard Barrett-Hamilton. “Outdoor Resort Indio is a five-star resort and as such we hold ourselves to the highest standards and believe that FirstService Residential will be our partner in maintaining our community as The Ultimate Motor Coach Resort. Our owners and our guests will be treated to the highest property management standards in the industry.”
“FirstService Residential’s team stood out to the board on many levels. They were impressed by our management model which allows a proactive and dynamic team of people to support day-to-day operations of the resort,” said Julie Reese, CCAM, FirstService Residential’s Palm Desert Regional Director.  “Our team is taking this resort to the next level, bringing fresh and modern ideas.  Our dedicated departments, structured training programs and processes provide the support for our staff to be the best they can be for our clients.  Our creative ability to think outside of the box will bring the community increased efficiencies, fulfill vendor obligations and partnerships as well as bring a different approach to make the resort even more marketable to Class A Motor Coach owners.”
The Outdoor Resort Indio is a Class A Motor Coach community in Indio with five-star amenities, a full-service café serving breakfast and lunch, and a clubhouse.  Additional amenities include an on-site office, an owner’s lounge equipped with a state of the art big screen HD TV and sound system, a library and billiards room, ballroom, four pools and a spa, a fitness center, bathrooms, kitchens, tennis and pickleball courts, an 18 hole golf course, bingo and beautiful lakes.  Many of the lots are full outdoor living areas equipped to entertain up to 40 people with outdoor kitchens, pergolas, televisions and bars.  The resort has a dedicated activities director and social committee leading themed events for the season as well as maintenance, janitorial and landscaping programs. 
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 12, 2013