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.

Celebrating Summer to the Fullest with FirstService Residential’s Elements of Living Blog

Posted on Monday June 27, 2016

Celebrating the 4th of July means that summer is in full swing. Whether basking in the sun, splashing about the water or relaxing under the stars, FirstService Residential, the nation’s leading property management company, is turning up the heat on summer fun with new lifestyle trends, tips and advice from its popular Elements of Living blog that will inspire residents to lead healthier, happier lives.


FirstService Residential Goes Dark for a Cause during International #DaylightHour on Friday, June 17

Posted on Monday June 13, 2016

FirstService Residential, North America’s leading residential property manager, is gearing up to participate in Daylight Hour 2016, an annual global campaign to save energy by shutting off all electrical lighting in day-lit areas for one hour. The #DaylightHour initiative was launched in 2014 by the New York City nonprofit, Building Energy Exchange. Participating companies pledge to turn off their lights from Noon to 1 p.m. (respective to time zone) to reduce energy consumption, offset use of electrical lighting and raise awareness for available daylight in commercial office spaces.


FirstService Residential Inspires New Ways to Enjoy Home With its Elements of Living Blog

Posted on Thursday April 14, 2016

Home really is where the heart is for the tens of millions of residents who enjoy the perks and quality standards of belonging to an HOA, condo or other community association. From active adult communities to planned family neighborhoods and millennial multifamily condos, residents are always seeking new ways to make the most of where they live. That is why the nation’s leading property manager, FirstService Residential, goes the extra mile to keep people in tune with the latest lifestyle trends, tips and advice that will inspire them to lead healthier, happier lives through its Elements of Living blog.


FirstService Residential Sees Amenity Planning on the Rise in 2016

Posted on Monday March 14, 2016

With single and multifamily home construction trending upward in 2016, community developers and home builders are feeling the pressure to stand out with more than just appealing locations and architectural designs. The demand to deliver a desirable community lifestyle in addition to living space has become a key to driving purchasing decisions for many homebuyers and renters. As North America’s largest manager of homeowners and condominium associations, FirstService Residential is attentive to the prominent lifestyle trends and amenities that will shape communities in 2016.


FirstService Residential Zeroes In On Residential Property Management Careers in Demand This Week

Posted on Monday November 09, 2015

FirstService Residential, the leading property management company in North America, is raising awareness of career opportunities beyond the traditional real estate sector through its “Spotlighted Careers” recruitment series that highlights property management jobs. This week's series highlights property management jobs in Toronto, Las Vegas, Florida and Minnesota.


FirstService Residential Identifies the Top 10 Rooftop Amenities

Posted on Wednesday October 07, 2015

FirstService Residential, North America’s largest manager of residential communities, has maintained an expansive portfolio of luxury high-rises in major cities across the U.S. that boast some of the best rooftop spaces residential buildings have to offer. From heating lamps to grilling stations, FirstService Residential has rounded up a list of the top 10 rooftop amenities being incorporated today.


FirstService Residential Compiles 2015’s Top Condo Amenity Trends

Posted on Monday August 10, 2015

North America's leading property management firm reveals the top amenity trends in luxury multifamily living today. Its condo lifestyle experts have compiled a list of seven luxury amenities that have been gaining traction in the multifamily housing market this year – exclusive offerings that are transforming condominium living into resort-style experiences for their homeowners and residents.


FirstService Residential Launches New Employment Website and Lifestyle Blog

Posted on Tuesday May 26, 2015

Property management leader FirstService Residential has launched  two new websites: I Am FirstService Residential,an industry-first employment microsite targeted to career candidates, and The Elements of Living, a consumer lifestyle blog for current and prospective residents.


FirstService Residential Expands Market-Leading Position in Texas with Acquisition of Austin’s Southwest Management Services

Posted on Tuesday January 20, 2015

FirstService Residential, North America's leading property management company, has acquired Southwest Management Services, a premier provider of community association management services in Central Texas


FirstService Expands Leading Positions in Southern California and San Antonio, Texas

Posted on Tuesday September 30, 2014

FirstService Corporation announced that it has acquired Euclid Management Company in California and Texas' Association Management Services. These acquisitions add more than 450 HOA properties and over 100,000 units to FirstService Residential’s growing property management  portfolio and expand its leading position in two key Western region markets.