CIS MANAGEMENT WINS FOUR NJAA GARDEN STATE AWARDS
Company Recognized with Prestigious Management Company of the Year Award
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Nov. 7, 2011 – CIS Management, Inc., the property management affiliate of Community Investment Strategies (CIS), Inc., the developer and builder of apartment-rental communities throughout New Jersey, has won four awards at the 18th Annual Garden State Awards. The awards, sponsored by the New Jersey Apartment Association(NJAA), recognize achievement among the leaders in one of the state’s most important industries – rental housing.
The prestigious Management Company of the Year (Affordable) award was presented to CIS Management Inc. This award recognizes excellence in property management and resident service.
“This is an important industry award and we are honored to be recognized along with all of the individuals whose dedicated efforts have contributed to the advancement of the affordable housing industry in New Jersey,” said William Dailey, president of CIS Management, Inc.
In addition, three CIS communities were distinguished in several award categories. All of the properties are managed by CIS Management Inc. Heritage Village at Manalapan, an affordable senior rental community in Manalapan, N.J., won the award for best curb appeal (Central Jersey), built after 2000. Heritage Village at Elizabeth received the award for best managed properties mid/high-rise apartments (affordable) built after 1981 (North Jersey.) Finally, Heritage Village at Elton Corner, a senior rental community in Freehold, N.J., won in the category of best managed properties garden/low-rise apartments (affordable) built after 2000.
Established in 2004 as an extension of CIS’ “with you for life” philosophy, CIS Management Inc. oversees comprehensive and responsive property management services. Committed to a hands-on, round-the-clock approach, the company provides regulatory compliance; administrative agent services; market repositioning, renovation oversight; contract administration; marketing, leasing and sales services; resident services; social activities programming; senior services; and third-party, facilities, asset and financial management. The talented management team, which includes a live-in superintendent at each community, is responsible for the day-to-day management tasks encompassing more than 2,000 affordable housing units developed and owned by CIS.
Since its founding in 1994 as a for-profit woman-owned business enterprise (WBE), CIS has developed a broad spectrum of multi-family properties, ranging from multiplex apartments and townhomes to mid- and hi-rise complexes. The company’s diverse portfolio is valued in excess of $350 million.