Category: Real Estate News

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 »

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 »

Housing costs in Washington County are among the highest in Oregon, and an estimated half of the 70,000 renting households in this county live in housing that is unaffordable. This fact alone makes the preservation of 69 affordable apartments at Farmington Meadows a reason to celebrate. Guardian Real Estate Services, in partnership with HUD and… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Village Green Senior Apartments sits on Kingston’s beautiful waterfront and offers affordable living for seniors 62+. Waterfront living usually comes with a hefty price tag, but thanks to a local non-profit and an affordable housing developer, the quaint seaside town of Kingston, Washington will offer 35 brand new affordable apartments for independent seniors. Village Green… read more »

Kah San Chako Haws | Portland, OR Kah San Chako Haws, an innovative affordable community in southeast Portland, was recently honored by the Modular Building Institute as Modular Building of the Week. With a compelling story of how it came to be, we’re proud to manage this community both for its forward-thinking take on affordable… read more »

Bridge Meadows | Portland, OR Leasing an apartment to someone is much more than a warm body paying rent. We as leasing professionals, community managers, and portfolio managers are effectively handing someone the keys to their home when they choose to lease an apartment at one of our communities. At Bridge Meadows (Portland, OR) the… read more »

Linden (left) and The Milano have recently been added to Guardian’s Portland portfolio. PORTLAND, OR, August 6, 2013 – Guardian Management LLC (Guardian), a division of Guardian Real Estate Services LLC, picks up two new apartment communities oriented toward the low-car and car-free lifestyle. Linden, a 135 unit mixed-use community located on East Burnside is… read more »

On July 11, 2013, Guardian employees, community partners, citizens of The Dalles, Oregon, and Sunrise Estates residents gathered to celebrate the inspiring transformation of this affordable community. Having recently undergone extensive renovations and improvements, Sunrise Estates is now completely upgraded and features amenities like a community room that will strengthen the bonds of those who… read more »

I am very proud to announce several outstanding Guardian employees have won prestegious industry awards. Their achievements demonstrate exceptional skill and dedication to the organization, to their community and to their residents. Please join me in congratulating the following individuals: USDA Rural Development Award Winner: Manager of the Year – Senior Property: Jim Smithburg, Orchards Plaza Jim… read more »

The Guardian team is so pleased to annouce that we have seven nominees for this year’s Apartment Community Excellence (ACE) Awards, presented by Multifamily NW! These individuals are truly shining examples of what it means to succeed in the multifamily management industry. Ava Mooney, Creekside Woods Property Professional of the Year   Sonja Persey, Silverton… read more »