Christina Cesar recognized for efforts for second consecutive year

Braintree and Framingham, MA (August 28, 2019) – For the second year in a row, Peabody Properties, a full-service real estate and property management firm, is pleased to announce that Christina Cesar, a resident of Irving Square Apartments (a Peabody Properties community) in Framingham, is the recipient of a $2,500 scholarship from the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) Educational Foundation.

Cesar, who attends Framingham State University, is one of five Peabody Properties, Inc. residents to receive a NAHMA scholarship.  Other winners include Aubrey Gagne, a resident of Bixby Apartments and student at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and Charlesview Apartments residents Noon Elhassan, Winnie Mei, and Kothar Hussein.

Eligibility for the scholarship program, now in its 13th consecutive year, requires applicants to be a resident in good standing at an Affordable Housing Management Association-affiliated multifamily community and be either a high school senior with a minimum 2.5 GPA or a matriculated student with a minimum 2.3 GPA at an accredited community college, college, university or trade/technical school.

The process requires applicants to complete an online application form, provide two references, write an essay, submit a current grade transcript and deliver a certification of residency in good standing form.

Throughout the 13-year history of the program, more than $1,250,000 worth of scholarships have been provided to accomplished student residents.

“We are thrilled that our residents continue to take advantage of this unique opportunity, and we are so grateful to the foundation for supporting resident academic achievement for the betterment of communities across the country,” said Melissa Fish-Crane, past NAHMA Educational Foundation chair and COO of Peabody Properties.  “Congratulations to Christina on her continued academic efforts and accomplishments!”

NAHMA is the leading voice for affordable housing management, advocating on behalf of multifamily property managers and owners whose mission is to provide quality affordable housing; the Association supports legislative and regulatory policy that promotes the development and preservation of decent and safe affordable housing.