Property Management

We’re renown for high-quality, best-in-class property management services.

Our dedication to excellence and response to market charges is recognized throughout the real estate industry. Our rich experties spans from luxury and moderate rentals to condominiums, affordable and public housing.

property management capabilities

innerSmall_Imgs_3.1bpropertymgmt1 Seamless Management
Our diversity and depth of services allow us to assemble a skilled team to handle any transition quickly and efficiently. Our in-house team of real estate developers, owners and managers is guided by our Mission & Core Values to deliver "best-in-class" property management service to every one of our clients.
innerSmall_Imgs_3.1bpropertymgmt2 Accounting and Financial Reporting
We provide sophisticated, accurate and timely accounting and financial reporting to clients using Yardi Voyager. Our accounting capabilities, comprehensive reporting options and property management functionality give owners the confidence their asset is being handled with superior efficiency.
innerSmall_Imgs_3.1bpropertymgmt3 Preventive Maintenance
The Habitat Company uses its ProActive™ automated preventive maintenance system which is tailored to each property's specific needs. The Habitat Company's standards result in long-term savings and preservation of value. We go beyond making sure the properties we manage are kept meticulously clean inside and out.
innerSmall_Imgs_3.1bpropertymgmt4 Systems and Technology
At Habitat, our technology leadership goes beyond managing the day-to-day logistics of technology. It is a strategic process that ensures that the initiatives we deploy create superior value for our customers, clients and partners.

Habitat's technology leadership is dedicated to continuously enhancing existing services and identifying resources in response to rapidly changing market conditions. We understand that innovation and successful execution of new products and services are the key to our competitive advantage.
innerSmall_Imgs_4.1bpropertymgmt4 Marketing
Our marketing efforts succeed because every team members is committed to serving the customer to ensure long-term residency. We build our competitive advantage on service excellence, customer loyalty and forward thinking initiatives.
innerSmall_Imgs_4.1bpropertymgmt4 Resident Services
Resident Services is a high priority for The Habitat Company. We are among the leaders in the industry who have recognized the need to focus solely on the planning, development and coordination of all resident programs, activities and services at our communities.
CAA Chicagoland Apartment Association Member
The Habitat Company strongly believes in partnering with local associations that support the multifamily industry. When doing business with Habitat, be assured you are dealing with an industry leader and supporter.


market-rate managementIn this dynamic competitive environment, the breadth and depth of our experience and resources enable us to proactively chart a successful course for the assets we manage. Our combination of superior customer service, fiscal prudence and physical maintenance deliver strong results for our clients. We continuously measure the success of our efforts in the marketplace and adjust our strategies accordingly. To achieve our client's goals and objectives, we continuously plan, assess and adjust.

condominium management

We cultivate and maintain a collaborative relationship that fosters open communication, transparency and mutual respect. Through this relationship, we create communities in which owners are informed, engaged and satisfied.
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affordable housing managementWe combine our best-in-class property management services with our knowledge and experience with a myriad of subsidy programs to maintain vibrant affordable and mixed-income communities for our residents in physically and financially sound developments.

public housing management We remain current with the evolving regulatory landscape of this form of affordable housing to create dynamic communities for our residents, while fulfilling the objectives of our clients by applying market-based solutions. Our team members focus on delivering The Habitat S.H.I.N.E. (Superior Service, Heart, Innovation, Now, Empowerment) to these communities.

innerSmall_Imgs_3.1bpropertymgmt5 Public housing management services include:
  • Integrated marketing campaigns implemented in a cost-effective manner
  • Customer service, implementing The Habitat S.H.I.N.E. program customized to meet the needs of each portfolio
  • Community support and resident services


senior housing managementWe specialize in the management of Independent Living Facilities. We combine our best-in-class property management services with our knowledge and experience with the needs of an aging resident population. Through the collaboration between our property management and resident services groups, together with the partnerships that we develop with community-based service organizations, we maintain communities in which seniors can age in-place in a vibrant and active setting.

commercial property management

Over the years, many of our residential developments, including Presidential Towers, Columbus Plaza and Newberry Plaza, have included commercial space to meet the needs of our residents and the broader community. Today, we apply our customer service, financial and operational expertise to meet the needs of our clients who own commercial property.


for more info

Sheila Byrne
Executive Vice President of Property Management
(312) 527-7433

Shangwe Parker
Vice President of Affordable Housing
(312) 527-7497

Diane White
Senior Vice President of Condominium Management
(312) 527-7453

Charlton Hamer
Vice President of Public Housing Management
(312) 527-5400

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