Author: Guardian Real Estate Services

Guardian Real Estate Services welcomes Michelle Anderson, Development Associate, to our growing Development Team! Michelle recently achieved her Masters of Urban and Regional Planning degree and Real Estate Development Graduate Certificate from Portland State University. She focused on innovative housing options, urban design, neighborhood involvement, and the intersection of land use planning and development. Previously, Michelle worked… read more »

Guardian Real Estate Services is pleased to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website! Our goal is to provide visitors with an easier way to learn about what we do, why we do what we do, and who we are. With over 40 years’ experience under our belt, Guardian is full of history. We invite you to… read more »

Kim DeMarcus,Manager of Compliance and Administration Guardian Real Estate Services is excited to announce the addition of Kim DeMarcus to our team. Kim joins Guardian as the Manager of Compliance and Administration where she oversees Guardian’s Compliance Department, the Portfolio Assistants and Corporate Support Staff. Affordable housing is an important aspect of Guardian’s business and… read more »

Guardian Real Estate Services proudly celebrated the Ribbon Cutting and Grand Re-Opening of the Village East Apartments in Springfield, OR on October 2, 2015. Village East is an affordable multifamily community in Springfield, Oregon comprised of 42 one, two and three bedroom apartment homes. In 2012, Village East was in need of substantial repairs and… read more »

Introducing… Inspired by the Willamette River, Oxbow 49 is named after an “oxbow” or the u-shaped bend in a river, which is also somewhat symbolic of the building’s u-shaped architecture. The community will offer the best of both worlds—an urban-quality lifestyle in a premium-finish, high-end building nestled within the refuge of a quiet, safe, suburban-style neighborhood.… read more »

Guardian welcomes Jack Cagle, Director of Property Maintenance and Safety, to our growing and skilled team. Jack provides direct oversight for all aspects of Maintenance Operations including safety, compliance, purchasing, hiring, training, policies and procedures for Guardian’s portfolio consisting of nearly 180 properties. Jack previously served as the Director of Central Maintenance Crew Operations at… read more »

We are excited to announce today that Deborah Kamprath has joined Guardian Real Estate Services as our Vice President of Property Operations. Property Management has been the core of Guardian’s business model for nearly four decades. With our depth of experience and proven track record, we have grown to be one of the most active management… read more »

Guardian Real Estate Services is proud to be collaborating with Central City Concern, Miracles Club, and the Portland Housing Bureau as a developer in partnership with the Multi-Cultural Development Group on the Miracles Central Apartments. This 47-unit building is an important project for individuals and families recovering from addiction who want to live in a… read more »

Guardian is proud to practice green business throughout the year, but each April we take it a step further by encouraging communities to apply creative strategies to reduce their environmental impact. In April we partnered with Green Mountain Energy to promote PGE’s Renewable Power Program at Guardian Communities throughout Oregon. The environmental impact of this… read more »

We are pleased to announce Emily Logue has joined the Guardian Team as our Director of Marketing. Emily oversees all marketing functions and is responsible for providing strategic direction and oversight for both corporate and project-level marketing strategies.  Emily joins us with extensive experience in the new development sector of multi-family housing where she has… read more »

Last week, Multifamily NW held their annual ACE Awards Gala at the Portland Art Museum. The ACE Awards are the industry’s premier event recognizing and rewarding exemplary contributions and service within Property Management. Guardian honored 13 employee nominations. Multifamily NW received a record number of submissions, and Guardian proudly walked away with two award winners! Congratulations to… read more »

This month, Guardian proudly received the Satisfacts Resident Satisfaction National Company Award! This award recognizes 5 exceptional Guardian communities for their superior customer service and resident satisfaction. The following properties achieved this award: Collins Circle Portland, Oregon Enchanted Woods Federal Way, Washington Linden Portland, Oregon Oakmont Apartments Tigard, Oregon Sunpointe Apartments Vancouver, Washington Thank you… read more »

Congratulations to the following individuals who earned a secret shop score of 95.5% or above between January and March! Thank you for your dedication to providing an outstanding experience for all prospective residents.  Sheila Erickson East Fair Terrace Gresham, OR Maryam Sulaiman Enchanted Woods Olympia, WA Kristine Falaschi Enchanted Woods Olympia, WA Bill Maddrell Cascadian… read more »

Congratulations to our community, Crane Lofts, for receiving the 2014 TOP RATED property award! This award recognizes properties with outstanding resident satisfaction. Thank you to our incredible employees for their dedication to providing superb customer service! 

April is Green Awareness month here at Guardian. We challenge you to seek out fresh green practices whether that is at your apartment community, your work place, or home! Follow along with our Weekly Initiatives below or come up with your own ways to promote green programs with residents and staff alike! Week 1 |… read more »