IREM Recognizes 1st American Management Co., Inc. With “AMO of the Year” Award
South Bend, IN, September 24, 2014
The Northwest Indiana Chapter 100 of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) has honored 1st American Management Co., Inc. with its “ACCREDITED MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATION (AMO) of the Year” award. Firms receiving this award must achieve the highest level of performance,experience, and financial stability. John R. Marshall CPM accepted the award on behalf of the firm.
For demonstrating proficiency and professionalism in the property management field 1st American was recognized for its support of IREM for more than 25 years and its consistent track record in providing “exceptional services in the professional property management industry and to the local community, and for its commitment to its employees to further their professional education and knowledge.”
The AMO accreditation is the mark of distinction among real estate management firms. Only 548 management companies in the United States and Canada hold AMO status – passing the rigorous tests necessary to become an AMO firm.
Founded in 1991 by President John R. Marshall CPM®, 1st American is the largest locally owned property management firm in Northwest Indiana. 1st American employs over 30 real estate management professionals who oversee a mixed portfolio of residential and commercial properties made up of over 100 developments consisting of almost 10,000 residential units and nearly 3 million square feet of medical, retail, industrial and commercial office space. 1st American prides itself on its outstanding financial management skills and the dedication of its staff to providing the highest in customer service and sound property management advice.
The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) is an international community of real estate managers across all property types dedicated to ethical business practices and maximizing the value of investment real estate. An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, IREM has been a trusted source for knowledge, advocacy and networking for the real estate management community for more than 77 years. IREM is the only professional real estate management association serving both the multi-family and commercial real estate sectors and has 80 U.S. chapters, 14 international chapters, and several other partnerships around the globe. Worldwide membership includes more than 18,000 individual members and 540 corporate members.