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.

GlobeSt. Honors FirstService Energy Vice President Kelly Dougherty in 2020 ‘ELITE Women of Influence’ Awards

Posted on Tuesday September 15, 2020

FirstService Residential and FirstService Energy are pleased to announce that GlobeSt. has honored Vice President Kelly Dougherty with the 2020 ‘ELITE Women of Influence’ Award.


FirstService Energy Appoints Kelly Dougherty As Vice President

Posted on Wednesday February 05, 2020

FirstService Residential, New York City's leading property management company, announced today that Kelly Dougherty has been appointed Vice President of FirstService Energy, the firm’s energy advisory subsidiary.


FirstService Residential Appointed to Oversee Property Management at 53 West 53rd Above MoMA

Posted on Monday June 03, 2019

Located adjacent to Museum of Modern Art, Architecturally Distinct 
161-Unit Condo Building Offers Unmatched Residential Experience



FirstService Residential and FirstService Energy to Host “Sustainability Expo” for Building Owners, Managers and Board Members

Posted on Thursday May 16, 2019

Following recent legislation requiring building emission reductions, 
FirstService aims to advise the industry on how to meet new requirements


FirstService Residential to Oversee Carlisle & Vine, an Alexan Community

Posted on Friday May 03, 2019

This includes management, leasing, financial management and marketing of the luxury multifamily building.


FirstService Residential Partners with Community Access for Yearlong Volunteering Initiative

Posted on Sunday March 03, 2019

NYC’s largest residential property manager to support nonprofit organization’s effort to provide housing, training and services to New York City residents with mental health concerns


FirstService Residential’s New York City Headquarters Extends Its Green Electricity Commitment to 2021

Posted on Friday January 11, 2019

FirstService Residential—the largest property management firm in North America—announced that its New York City regional office has entered into an agreement to purchase 100-percent clean energy for its New York City headquarters through 2021. The firm’s initial commitment began in 2016, and with this three-year extension, FirstService is reaffirming its commitment to the cause of renewable energy.


FirstService Residential Hosts Symposium to Educate Board Members on Directors & Officers Liability Insurance

Posted on Tuesday December 19, 2017

New York's leading management company offers board member primer on D&O liability claims and best practices


Health Department Announces New NYC Cooling Tower Academy to Educate Property Managers About its Comprehensive Cooling Tower Maintenance Regulations

Posted on Friday November 03, 2017

In this press release issued by the NYC Health Department, FirstService Residential is credited with organizing the city's initial training which drew nearly 400 attendees and President Dan Wurtzel is quoted on the importance of properly training property managers and building operators to comply with the City’s cooling tower regulations in order to ensure the safety of our residents.


Energy Report Cards Motivate Properties Managed by FirstService Residential to Improve Efficiency

Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

Multifamily Property Management Portfolio in New York City Has Potential to Save $11.7 Million in Annual Energy Costs


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