Working in Partnership to Create Vibrant, Livable Communities

Since our founding, FirstService Residential has provided guidance and a forward-thinking management approach to many of North America’s leading developers, leveraging our industry knowledge and expertise to help bring their community visions to life.  Our industry-leading experience in planning and managing associations has proven vital to the long-term success and lasting legacy of thousands of communities across the U.S. and Canada.

As the industry leader, we have the extensive knowledge and expertise to support your vision, and we are the only residential property management company that can offer both global resources and local insights and connections – the ideal combination to help your planned community succeed and thrive.

Supporting Developers at Each Stage of Development

Our professional teams provide valuable guidance and support to developers and their partners, such as architects, engineers, attorneys and sales and marketing teams.  We understand industry best practices, as well as the complex design, operational and legal challenges faced by developing properties in every local market.  As a result, we can deliver customized solutions, backed by responsive, genuinely helpful service, to reduce costs, streamline operations and add value to your project at every stage.

From conception through build-out, transition and beyond, we work closely with your development team to create a distinctive identity and desirable lifestyle for your planned community – positioning it for success and enhancing its marketability and financial stability, both now and for generations to come.

FirstService Residential’s comprehensive developer services include:

  • Site Plan Review
  • Homeowner association planning
  • Comprehensive project management, including deliverable guidelines and timeframes
  • Architectural  and mechanical plan review
  • Financial planning and forecasting, including community assessment and supporting budgets
  • Coordinating master developers and merchant builders
  • Amenity and social program planning and management
  • Staffing and preparing for opening

We make a difference and add value by providing the following services:

Combined Buying Power
As the industry leader, FirstService Residential leverages its combined purchasing power to negotiate the best possible rates, terms and quality for your planned community’s third-party vendor services, such as utilities, cable, insurance and more.

Customized Financial Management
Our CPA-led financial team expertly manages your finances, ensuring your community’s fiscal stability during development and beyond.  Our proprietary financial management services and reporting system ensures every detail is handled and provides 100% accuracy and transparency at all times.

Mixed-Use Expertise
As North America's leading property management company, we have extensive management and consulting experience targeted to condo/hotel, condo/retail and other mixed-use properties.

Staffing
We understand the importance of having the right fit when it comes to staffing.  In addition to recruiting, screening and hiring the industry's most talented professionals, we support your on-site teams with our industry-leading training programs to ensure they are prepared, polished, professional and dedicated to service at all times.

Preventive Maintenance Programs
We make it a priority to ensure quality maintenance services are regularly provided to all common areas to continually maximize curb appeal, add value, secure your investment and prevent unforeseen expenses.

Learn more about how FirstService Residential’s professional developer services can help you create a truly unique lifestyle promise for your future residents.