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 Named "Environmental Stewardship Team of the Year"
Posted on Wednesday February 05, 2014
FirstService Residential received the "Environmental Stewardship Team of the Year" award at the New York Association of Realty Managers (NYARM) annual awards gala on January 25, 2014.
FirstService Residential Launches FS Energy’s Energy Benchmarking Program in Florida
Posted on Wednesday November 13, 2013
FirstService Residential is launching the innovative cost- and energy-savings programs of affiliate FS Energy in Florida. The pilot program, which targets nearly 100 managed properties in South Florida, is projected to save about $11 million over the next year.
FirstService Acquires Curry Association Management
Posted on Monday October 14, 2013
FirstService Corporation (Nasdaq:FSRV) (TSX:FSV) announced today that its market leading residential property management business, FirstService Residential, has acquired Curry Association Management, a division of Curry Investment Company, and Missouri's largest residential property management company. Adds Kansas City's Largest Residential Property Management Company
FS Energy Gas & Electric Purchasing Program Saves FirstService Residential Properties Millions of Dollars
Posted on Thursday September 26, 2013
FS Energy has completed its fall 2013 Energy Aggregation Purchasing Program, which leverages the buying power of FirstService Residential to lower its clients' costs for natural gas and electricity. This is the fifth aggregation program conducted by FS Energy, the energy management and advisory subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, which has saved participating properties over $6.3 million since its launch in fall 2011.
FirstService Residential Conference to Connect 2,000 Community Association and Industry Leaders
Posted on Thursday September 12, 2013
FirstService Residential's South Florida Conference and Exposition -- Florida's largest form for sharing community association best pracices and establishing core business releationships -- is expected to draw over 2,000 participants to the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood on October 11. Themed "Connect," the annual event connects community association board members, community association managers, industry leaders and associates, and provides them with information and tools to better manage operations and long-term association planning.
FirstService Residential Keeps Energy Costs on a Tight Leash During Dog Days of Summer
Posted on Sunday July 28, 2013
Energy report cards at core of initiative to curb carbon footprint of multifamily buildings in hot spots of New York, Chicago, Miami
FirstService Residential Establishes $5 Million Emergency Relief Fund to Repair Properties Damaged by Flooding
Posted on Monday July 08, 2013
FirstService Residential 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.
FirstService Residential Rebrands and Expands National Presence
Posted on Wednesday June 26, 2013
Leading Residential Management Company Launches New Branding in Key North American Markets
Chuck M. Fallon Named CEO of FirstService Residential
Posted on Sunday March 24, 2013
FirstService Corporation announced today that Chuck M. Fallon has been named chief executive officer of FirstService Residential, a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, and largest manager of residential communities in North America. Fallon succeeds Gene Gomberg, who will remain with the Company as Chairman.
FirstService Expands into Commercial Property Association Management
Posted on Sunday January 06, 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, with operations in California, Arizona and Nevada. The acquisition adds a total of 160 commercial property associations totalling more than 50 million square feet of office, industrial and medical properties. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.