Category: Portland Oregon Apartments

We’re pleased to welcome Kris Bryant, Senior Project Manager, to the Guardian team! Kris joins Guardian Real Estate Services as a Senior Project Manager bringing more than a decade of experience in real estate development and finance. Kris’ skills and expertise include a strong command of market analysis strategies, innovative financial modeling and tactical relationship management.… read more »

We’re pleased to welcome Jennifer Gentry, Portfolio Manager, to the Guardian team! Jennifer is a property management veteran with over 13 years of experience as a community leader, ensuring strong tenant and client relationships. With an extensive background in conventional and affordable housing, Jennifer has a comprehensive knowledge of public housing, tax credit certification, and all aspects… 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 Team members in the Portland Metro Area attended Multifamily NW’s Spectrum Educational Conference and Trade Show on September 18th. This annual event attracts over 1200 landlords, property managers, leasing agents, maintenance professionals, investors and owners. Spectrum is a great event for our staff to get valuable training, face time with vendors, and an opportunity… read more »

The apartment market has shown no signs of slowing down this fall. Civitas Development, a local Portland developer, hired Guardian Management to lease up Corso, a brand new 46-unit apartment building in Portland’s NE Overlook Neighborhood. The property opened in mid August and was stablized by the end of September. “The demand for housing in… read more »

When you’re hot, you’re hot. The Addy Apartments, a 104 unit building located on NW 18th & Northrup in Portland, opened at the end of February this year and is 100% leased just four months later achieving rents from $2.42 – $3.07 per square foot! (averaging $2.69 per foot) The Addy had a few advantages… read more »

On Thursday, May 15, Multifamily NW held their annual ACE Awards gala at the Portland Art Museum. Multifamily professionals from across the state of Oregon gathered to honor 98 professionals as some of the best in the business. Guardian was proud to have submitted 13 of those nominations. Even while up against terribly stiff competition,… read more »

Bridge Meadows is an innovative community designed to bring together three generations to support families adopting children from foster care and an opportunity for elders to have a sense of community and purpose. Located in Portland’s Portsmouth neighborhood, Bridge Meadows offers apartments for residents 55 years and older, gardens and a courtyard for gathering. An Intergenerational… read more »

We are very lucky to have an outstanding team of professionals here at Guardian, and we are excited to be able to nominate them for one of the Portland area multifamily industry’s most coveted honors: The ACE Awards, presented by Multifamily NW. Nominations have been sent and the award winners will be announced on May… read more »

Robert Falcouner (Crystal Lake, Milwaukie, OR) and PM Tiffany Glines celebrate Robert’s Top Shop! We were amazed at the number of Top Shop winners we have had thus far in Q1 of 2014! Thank you to all of you for representing our company with caring attitudes, outstanding service, and professionalism.As a reminder, each of these… read more »

From Left to Right: Scott Teem, IT Support Specialist, Mathew Ketterer, IT Support Specialist, and Director of IT Cameron Barry Being so often behind the scenes, it can be difficult to wrap the brain around everything that Guardian’s Information Technologies department manages. But that’s just it: they’ve got a hand in just about everything. IT… read more »

Linden, a set on Flickr. In the spring of 2012, Foursquare Living selected Guardian Management to lease up and manage their brand new, 132-unit senior living community along East Burnside in Portland, Oregon. The Central Eastside is an emerging neighborhood known for some of the very best restaurants, coffee houses and breweries in the area.… read more »

We are proud to have a large team of dedicated employees that work hard to make Guardian a successful business and a great place to work. Each year at the Guardian Leadership Conference, we honor a group of employees that has demonstrated a commitment to their job that goes above and beyond the call of… read more »

Each year we honor those employees who have earned outstanding scores on their secret shops. The individuals listed below earned 95.5% or better on their shop report in the year 2013, those with an asterisk scored 100%. Please help us congratulate these employees who have shown noteworthy dedication to representing our communities in the best… read more »

Each year at the Guardian Leadership Conference, we honor employees who have reached employment milestones with Guardian. The following employees reached 5, 10, and 15 year milestones as members of our team. We want to thank them for their hard work, so please help us by congratulating them in a comment below! Five Years of… read more »