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 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.

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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
 

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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.  

 

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FirstService Residential Names Alan Missen Chief Information Officer

Posted on Wednesday July 02, 2014

FirstService Residential has appointed IT management veteran Alan Missen to the position of chief information officer. In this role, he will lead the strategic development and delivery of all technology platforms and services, with a primary focus on customer service.
 

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FirstService Residential Launches FirstService Rental Management in Ontario

Posted on Wednesday May 21, 2014

FirstService Residential in Ontario has launched FirstService Rental Management, a new division providing full-service rental management services for residential property owners and investors.  These customized services, designed to maximize occupancy and value throughout each investment property's life cycle, target owners and investors who may lack the time or experience to effectively manage their units in the regulated Ontario market.  

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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.  

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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. 

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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

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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.

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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.    

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