FirstService Residential Hosting Free Shredding Event with Opportunity Village

FirstService Residential, formerly known as RMI Management and Excellence Community Management, is teaming up with Opportunity Village, a leader in the document destruction business, to host a free shredding event on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to noon at 8290 S. Arville Road, just off Blue Diamond Road, and at its Centennial Hills location at 7951 Deer Springs Way. The … [Read more...]

RMI Management and Excellence Community Management Change Name to FirstService Residential

LAS VEGAS, NV – The corporate headquarters of FirstService Residential has announced that its subsidiaries, RMI Management and Excellence Community Management, have been renamed FirstService Residential. This name change is part of FirstService Residential’s national rebranding effort, which took effect on June 27, 2013. FirstService Residential is the largest manager of … [Read more...]

Property Management: Operating Lean and Mean

Working in property management today differs greatly than it did five years ago, due to a continued poor economy since 2008.

The core responsibilities of a property manager, whether commercial or residential, are to collect rents or homeowners’ association dues, pay bills, manage properties for the owners or homeowners associations and oversee vendors’ provision of services. “It’s not about just collecting rents. It’s about managing the entire process of a building from cost expense to revenue to … [Read more...]