Peabody Properties’ contractor and staff donate time and supplies to build handicapped ramp at Pynchon/Edgewater Apartments

Braintree and Springfield, MA (December 22, 2017) – Mark Roy La Rose, a long-time contractor at Pynchon/Edgewater Apartments recently donated his time and supplies to build a handicapped ramp for resident Carlos Otero. La Rose and members of his staff happily took on the task as a way to give back to the Pynchon/Edgewater Apartments…


iPods for Wounded Veterans event held at Peabody Properties’ Howard House in Brockton

Braintree and Brockton, MA (December 18, 2017) – Howard House, a Veteran’s Supportive Housing community managed by Peabody Properties, a full-service real estate and property management firm, was the site of a recent event facilitated by iPods for Wounded Veterans, an organization that since 2011 has brought thousands of electronics and gifts to badly injured…


Peabody Properties’ Karen Fish-Will and Melissa Fish-Crane named Boston IREM® Professional Women of the Year

Braintree, MA (December 8, 2017) – Sisters Karen Fish-Will and Melissa Fish-Crane, CEO and COO respectively of full-service real estate and property management firm Peabody Properties, have been named the 2017 Professional Women of the Year by the Boston IREM® Chapter #4. The award was announced during the organization’s holiday party, held December 6th at…


Peabody Properties’ Zelma Lacey House selected by University of Maryland School of Nursing and Penn State University to participate in assisted living care initiative study

Braintree, MA (December 8, 2017) – Peabody Properties announces that Zelma Lacey House, an assisted living community in Charlestown, Massachusetts, has been selected by the University of Maryland School of Nursing and Penn State University to participate in the study of an innovative program and philosophy of assisted living care. Zelma Lacey House is just…


Peabody Properties Honored As One Of The Best Places To Work In 2018, A Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award Winner

Braintree, MA (December 6, 2017) – Peabody Properties has been honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2018. The Employees’ Choice Awards program, now in its 10th year, relies solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide feedback on their jobs, work environments and companies via…


Peabody Properties Takes Home Three IREM® Landscaping Awards

7 Peabody employees also earn IREM® designations Braintree, MA (December 1, 2017) – Peabody Properties is proud to announce that three of its housing properties were recently recognized for excellence by the Institute of Real Estate Management® Boston Metropolitan Chapter at its annual Landscaping Awards Dinner. Mill Pond in Littleton, Massachusetts, took 1st place in…


Peabody Properties Ranked Top in State by MassHousing for Partnerships with Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises

Braintree, MA (November 22, 2017) – Peabody Properties has been recognized by The Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency (MassHousing) for their multi-million-dollar expenditures with Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) during fiscal year 2017. Peabody Properties, one of five property management firms from across the state to take top honors from MassHousing, ranks number one for…


Peabody Properties’ Bedford Green Apartments finalist in NAHB Multifamily Pillars of Industry Award; named in Best Military or Veterans Housing Category

Bedford, MA (November 21, 2017) – Peabody Properties is pleased to announce Bedford Green Apartments as a finalist in the 2017 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Award. Bedford Green Apartments, a supportive housing property for veterans age 55 and over, is a finalist in the Best Military or Veterans…


NEAHMA Annual Industry Awards Recognize Peabody Properties Staff Members and Community For Outstanding Performance

Braintree, MA (November 14, 2017) – Peabody Properties is proud to announce that two staff members and one of its managed properties have been recognized for excellence by the New England Affordable Housing Management Association (NEAHMA). Receiving awards at the Annual Industry Awards reception, held recently in conjunction with NEAHMA’s Annual Conference & Trade Show,…


Peabody Properties Honored with Three 2017 PRISM Awards

Two communities honored with Community Spirit, Best Mixed-Use; Facilities Manager Elizabeth Merzigian Named Rising Star Boston, Braintree, Springfield and Haverhill, MA (November 13, 2017) – Peabody Properties was recently awarded with three awards at the 2017 PRISM Awards celebration. In the category of Excellence in Sales/Marketing, the Peabody Resident Services Staff at Pynchon/Edgewater Apartments in…


Peabody Properties Announces Expansion of Managed Condo Portfolio with Reading Woods

Reading, MA (October 24, 2017) – Peabody Properties has further expanded its managed condominium portfolio with the addition of Reading Woods in Reading, Massachusetts. The sprawling 25-acre community of 424 condominium homes features both garden-style and townhouse dwellings and offers 55+ options. Situated just 10 miles north of Boston and a three-minute drive from Reading…


Veteran Residence Howard House Celebrates First Anniversary

Brockton and Braintree, MA (October 16, 2017) – Howard House, a Peabody Properties community now serving our veterans as a permanent supportive housing community, recently celebrated its 1st anniversary with residents, staff, and local officials, including Brockton Mayor William Carpenter, a number of HUD-VASH (Housing and Urban Development-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing) representatives and Brockton Veterans…


Peter Sanborn Place residents provide comfort to Hurricane Harvey victims – Warm Hearts – Warm Blankets!

Reading and Braintree, MA (October 12, 2017) – Residents of Peter Sanborn Place, a senior living community in Reading, MA, hand-tie blankets for children affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Photo (left to right): Peter Sanborn Place residents Peggy Cox, Marge Hery and Marion Ducette.

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