Gateway Management Company, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is a full-service property management company. The company was originally formed in 1986, for the primary purpose of providing direct property management and asset management for the properties owned by the Company Principal. Today, we also manage for several third-party owners. Our portfolio consists of over 12,000 units throughout the Southeastern United States.
Currently managing Conventional, Home, HUD, LIHTC, and Rural Development properties, Gateway provides a wide range of services for property owners. Some of these services include hiring, training, and supervising site managers and maintenance personnel, initial lease up, complete accounting and bookkeeping services, financial analysis, policies and procedures, governmental compliance, representing the owner in tenant relations and lease matters, low income housing tax credit and HOME compliance monitoring and reporting, providing for governmental and investor reporting, operating budgets for efficient and effective management, auditing, property tax appeals, as well as many other services. Our Regional and Property Managers receive professional training from the National Apartment Association and in NCHM’s Certified Occupancy Specialist and Tenant Integrity Programs, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, HOME Program requirements, Fair Housing and 504 Compliance, in addition to in house training provided by our own departmental leadership.
Utilizing progressive management tools, industry trade organizations, industry publications, and professional training, our staff stays abreast of current developments in the industry and applies this information to each property individually. Working closely with residents, homeowners, city officials, local nonprofit agencies, and housing authorities, we strive to maintain a positive image in each community and provide an appealing living environment for our residents. Our goal is to ensure that each property is well maintained, occupied, and operated in an economical manner.