New York, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2012
Cooper Square Realty, the largest and foremost residential property management company in New York City, has been selected to manage 100 United Nations Plaza, a 52 story, 237 unit luxury condominium located in the Turtle Bay neighborhood of Manhattan. This modernist skyscraper, completed in 1987, faces the formal gardens and flags of the United Nations building.
“We are very pleased to add one of New York City's premier east side properties to the Cooper Square Realty portfolio,” says Steven Hirsch, Executive Vice President of Cooper Square Realty. “The Board selected us after a detailed and precise vetting process primarily because of our expertise in customer service, energy management, and marketing resources - three major areas of focus for them. Adding the prestigious 100 UN Plaza to our portfolio is consistent with our standing as the premier property management company in New York City.”
Constructed of brick and glass, and characterized by its distinctive, signature pyramid shape at the top, 100 UN Plaza is considered one of Manhattan’s most stunning high-rises. The building also boasts a unique multi-level garden plaza entrance, complete with fountains, waterfalls and dramatic landscaping. Management of the building will be overseen directly by Mr. Hirsch. Seasoned industry veteran Michael Denker will be General Manager. Cooper Square Realty is known throughout the industry for its expertise in managing luxury properties, such as New York by Gehry, The Plaza Residences, The Century, The Ardsley and the San Remo Apartments.
About Cooper Square Realty
Cooper Square Realty is the premier residential property management company in New York City and also offers project management and energy management services. Cooper Square’s portfolio comprises upwards of 500 condominiums, cooperatives, and rental properties with an aggregate value of over $6 billion. The company manages more than 70,000 residences that are home to more than 200,000 people. These include distinctive lifestyle properties such as The Plaza Residences, luxury residential towers such as New York by Gehry, new developments, prewar landmark buildings, and apartment complexes. Further information is available at http://www.coopersquare.com.
Cooper Square Realty is a subsidiary of FirstService Residential Management (http://www.fsresidential.com), North America’s premier residential property management company, overseeing more than 5,600 properties and over 1.3 million residential units. FSR is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV TSX: FSV), a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector. Further information may be obtained at http://www.firstservice.com.
FirstService Corporation is a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, providing a variety of services in: commercial real estate, residential property management, and property services. As one of the largest property managers in the world, FirstService manages more than 2.3 billion square feet of residential and commercial properties through its three industry-leading service platforms: Colliers International, one of the largest global players in commercial real estate services; FirstService Residential Management, the largest manager of residential communities in North America; and Property Services, including Field Asset Services, one of America’s largest providers of property preservation and distressed asset management and FS Brands, one of North America’s largest providers of property services through franchise networks.
FirstService generates over US$2.2 billion in annual revenues and has more than 23,000 employees worldwide. More information about FirstService is available at http://www.firstservice.com.