This article showcases our top picks for the best Massachusetts based Property Management companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Property Management industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Massachusetts Property Management Companies
Building Engines, Inc.
Building Engines improves net operating income across the world’s most successful Commercial Real Estate portfolios. Our customers increase their revenue, deliver the best occupant experience, and reduce their operating costs using our innovative building operations software platform, Prism.
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Boston, with offices in New York City and Scottsdale, Building Engines is developing, acquiring and partnering to address long-standing problems in building operations. Today, more than 850 customers—including Beacon Capital Partners, Cushman & Wakefield and SL Green—rely on Building Engines to manage critical operational needs across more than 2.5 billion square feet and 26,000 properties worldwide..
Buildium is a software company that provides cloud-based property management software to landlords, professional property management companies, and self-managed condos and homeowners associations. It manages more than 1 million residential units in 46 countries worldwide.
Buildium was launched in 2004 by Michael Monteiro and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.. .
Breezeway is a mobile solution for intelligent property care and maintenance. Combining robust property profiles with straightforward task management, Breezeway enables managers and owners to improve the quality and efficiency of their operations and enjoy seamless rental turnovers.
Its client’s leverage Breezeway’s integrated platform to conduct inspections, monitor property cleaning and readiness, and coordinate tasks with internal staff or remote service partners.. .
Tour24 is a mobile application that offers a total solution to self-guided touring for the multifamily industry. It also automates the rental touring process for prospects and property managers.
The company is combining cutting-edge technology that integrates with the access systems at today’s apartment buildings, they have designed a complete and custom self-guided property tour. Tour24 serves as an extension to leasing teams to deliver maximum simplicity, flexibility, and convenience.
It allows prospects to tour apartments using their mobile device and easily schedule after-hours appointments to accelerate the time it takes to find a home while helping property managers secure more leases.. .
Connect Now is an online and mobile platform that connects real estate consumers and real estate professionals in real time. Connect Now enables immediate, personalized conversations between agents and consumers because agents now have lead qualification and followup in the palm of their hands.
Connect Now’s sales engagement technology sits between lead generators and CRMs help brokerages to get more value from inbound leads.. .
Real Data Management a Building Engines Company
RDM is now a Building Engines company. Building Engines improves net operating income across the world’s most successful Commercial Real Estate portfolios.
Our customers increase their revenue, deliver the best occupant experience, and reduce their operating costs using our innovative building operations software platform, Prism. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Boston, with offices in New York City and Scottsdale, Building Engines is developing, acquiring and partnering to address long-standing problems in building operations.
Today, more than 850 customers—including Beacon Capital Partners, Cushman & Wakefield and SL Green—rely on Building Engines to manage critical operational needs across more than 2.5 billion square feet and 26,000 properties worldwide.. .
Parkaze is an online shared-economy marketplace where you can host and rent privately owned parking spots. As a host, you get a seamless experience by leveraging your privately owned parking spot when you are away to earn more money.
You still have complete control of its availability, price, and rules. As a driver, you can find cheaper and safe alternatives to parking by letting you book spots where ever you go and whenever you go..
Sky Homes works with existing building owners to expand their property by providing everything necessary, including the funds, to build a luxury penthouse on the roof of an exisiting building. The unit is sold, and profits are split among the business and building owners.
This generates upside for the building in terms of increased property value, and free cash to make improvements to any other common space, or to distribute to all shareholders in the building. The company receives the income from the sale of the unit, and being allowed to use this space to build upon..
ServiceRoute helps maintenance professional manage and grow their businesses with a simple workflow and customer acquisition process. We give them the whole shebang: a website/profile, modern tools to onboard and manage customers, credit cards/payments, and the ability to grow asset light via sub-contracting.
We’re also the makers of PlowMe, the snow & ice management marketplace, and its sister, MowMe, which act as customer acquisition for the SR platform.. .
Housing Families works to end family homelessness. They provide safe, temporary shelter and quality affordable housing to homeless and at-risk families.
They offer individualized supportive services to enrich children’s lives, nurture the potential of each family member, and help families maintain permanent housing. In 1986, community members concerned about the crisis of homelessness among families in the Greater Boston cities of Everett, Malden, and Medford created what is now Housing Families Inc.
(HFI). HFI’s first shelter, the Broadway Shelter, opened in 1987, providing shelter and case management services for four families..
Rockpoint is led by Founding Managing Members Bill Walton and Keith Gelb, who have been working and investing together for almost 20 years. Mr.
Walton and Mr. Gelb were also Managing Members of Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C., a similar real estate investment company co-founded by Mr.
Walton in 1994. Rockpoint’s additional Managing Members, who have been working together for more than 15 years, include Pat Fox, Tom Gilbane and Aric Shalev.
Since its inception in 2003, Rockpoint has sponsored six commingled funds and three co-investment vehicles, raising more than $9 billion in capital commitments and investing or committing to invest approximately $7 billion of equity in over 190 transactions with total peak capitalization of approximately $26 billion. Including their time at Westbrook, the Rockpoint Managing Members have been involved in ten commingled funds and seven co-investment vehicles, raising approximately $13 billion in capital commitments and investing or committing to invest approximately $11 billion of equity in over 340 transactions with a total peak capitalization of approximately $43 billion..
rentomatic provides landlords and tenants the ability to interact online. At rentomatic tenants can pay their rent online, track and share their rental history, and communicate with their landlord with their own tenant site.
In addition to the rent comparison tools exclusively found on Rentometer, the company offers landlords and property managers information and access to products, services and technology used in rental housing operations and maintenance.. .
Albany Road Real Estate Partners
Albany Road Real Estate Partners is a private real estate investment and management firm that delivers risk-adjusted and tax returns. It delivers attractive risk-adjusted and tax efficient returns to our high-net-worth and family office investors.
Albany Road was established in July 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.. .
Boston Andes Capital
Boston Andes Capital, a private equity real estate firm, pursuing direct investment and development strategies on selected properties. The firm committed capital both as a principal and on behalf of private investors.
It also offers advisory services specializing in tax-advantaged investments. The company was established in Boston, Massachusetts by James S.Hughes, Javier G.
Dborkin, and Eduardo Marias in 2002.. .
Winstanley Enterprise is a commercial real estate developer that acquires and develops properties across a wide range of asset classes. It aims to provide superior real estate returns for its investors, high-quality yet cost-effective real estate options for its tenants, a high-integrity work environment for its employees, and positive contributions to the communities in which they invest.
Founded in 1990, the company is based in Concord, Massachusetts.. .
In almost every community in the U.S., it’s clear that market-based housing is not affordable for the vast majority of people. Banks and mortgage companies attach stringent criteria and high interest rates to loans that often lock people out of buying and into the rental market.
As wages have stagnated and property costs have continued to rise, an astonishing 50% of American renters spend more than 30% of their income on rent (which is the ratio the federal government deems affordable). Alarmingly, one in four renters devote 50% of their income on rent.
Our Mission: Help renters overcome the financial burdens of wealth inequality through valid, real-time rental market data and group power.. .
Joyce Lebedew Real Estate
JLRE is a boutique-style real estate company in South Boston, MA that differs from the standard brokerage in several ways. They are selective, they are fashionable, they are pet friendly and they are contemporary.
They know the best—and not just the best properties, they know the best dry cleaners to the best butchers to the best coffee shops to the best restaurants. JLRE will be your one-stop information resource for the who, what, when and where in your new neighborhood.
At Joyce Lebedew Real Estate, they pride ourselves on being more than just a real estate agency. They are part of a community, one that they not only love, but one that they grew up in as well.
Their goal goes above and beyond simply helping people to buy, sell or rent a home; they strive to make their clients feel at home in South Boston as well.Here at JLRE, they sell what they know, what they love and where they would live ourselves. They know South Boston inside and out, they know the South Boston real estate market inside and out, and they share their deep understanding of the local South Boston neighborhoods with you so that your home purchase is aligned with your lifestyle, tastes and preferences.
They have never and will never sell simply to sell. They have been known to talk clients out of a purchase that they know from engaging with them is not the right fit.
Joyce Lebedew Real Estate is founded on the belief that each and every one of their clients should have the satisfaction, joy and peace of mind that what they are selling, buying or renting is right for them and is being handled by capable and qualified people. They know how stressful the selling or buying of a home can be and that sometimes it can be hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel.
Berkshire Income Realty (BIR)
Berkshire Income Realty, Inc. engages in the business of acquiring, owning, operating, developing, and rehabilitating multifamily apartment communities in Baltimore/Washington D.C., and southeast, southwest, northwest, midwest and western areas of the United States.
As of June 30, 2011, it owned or had an interest in 27 multifamily apartment communities consisting of approximately 6,988 apartment units; and one multifamily development project. The company is in compliance under the tax code to qualify as a real estate investment trust (REIT) and is required to distribute 90% of its real estate investment trust taxable income to its share holders..
F-Squared Investments is a privately owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to other investment advisers.
It also caters to individuals, high net worth individuals, and pension and profit sharing plans. The firm provides index management services.
It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and multi-asset portfolios. The firm invests in the public equity, fixed income, and alternative investment markets across the globe.
It makes all its investments through exchange-traded funds.. .
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