IREM’s 1976 president, Joseph L. Yousem, passed
away on January 18, 2018, at his home in Santa
Monica, Calif. Yousem, who also was an IREM instructor for many years and had his own company in
Los Angeles, was 88.
Charleston, S.C.-based Greystar, the largest operator of apartments in the U.S., has announced the appointment of Joan Carro, CPM, as senior managing
director of real estate.
Industry veteran Cindy Clare, CPM, has joined Bell
Partners, headquartered in Greensboro, NC, as its
new COO. Bell Partners operates nearly 50,000
homes across 14 states and the District of Columbia,
and is one of the largest apartment renovators in the
John Corriher, CPM, became vice president at Lincoln Military Housing (LMH), AMO, in Virginia
Beach, Va. LMH provides more than 36,000 family
homes for military members across the U.S.
QuadReal Property Group, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, has announced the appointment of Dean Holmes, CPM, as senior vice
president of residential operations. QuadReal Property Group is a Canadian real estate investment, development and management company operating on
a global scale.
Knapp Properties Inc. recently named Jake Lund-gren, CPM, as its executive vice president. His portfolio comprises three million square feet of office,
retail, warehouse and multifamily space.
Mary Mauney, CPM, has been promoted from regional supervisor to vice president of property management by Evergreen Real Estate Group in Chicago, which has an 8,000-unit multifamily portfolio.
Madison Marquette, headquartered in the District of
Columbia, has announced the appointment of
Charlotte Strain, CPM, as managing director, property
Branden Barker, CPM, CCIM, CSM, was selected by
The Greater Baton Rouge Business Report as one of
their 2017 40 Under 40.
Two IREM members are serving leadership roles
within the Realtor organization . . . Amy Hedgecock, CPM, is 2018 President of the North Carolina Association of Realtors. Hedgecock is president
of Fowler & Fowler Realtors, in High Point, N.C. .
. . Lou Nimkoff, CPM, CCIM, is 2018 President of
the Orlando Regional Realtor Association. Nimkoff
is owner of Brio Real Estate, a commercial real estate firm in Winter Park, Fla.
Alliance Residential Company, AMO, announced
that it will invest $1.4 million toward its regional
managers earning IREM’s CPM designation
and provide a $10,000 salary increase once the
designation is officially obtained. Rachel Davidson,
senior vice president of performance for Alliance
Residential Company, headquartered in Phoenix,
said, “As a recognized symbol of expertise within the
industry, we want to make it easy for our associates to
pursue this distinction and continue to set themselves
apart as leaders in real estate and within the business
sector at large, so we pay the education costs for the
CPM designation and make coursework available
to associates through our internal learning management platform.”
Cushman & Wakefield, AMO, announced that
Skanska has chosen its Boston asset services team
to provide property management and engineering
operations for 121 Seaport, a class-A office and retail building. The new 17-story, 400,000-square-foot
building is targeting LEED® Platinum certification.
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