All property management functions for Pearl’s portfolio are handled in-house by Pearl’s management arm, Pearl Properties Commercial Management, LLC (PPCM). Employing a full time team of property management professionals, including experienced property managers, maintenance technicians, cleaning staff and administrative support personnel, PPCM provides first class, 24/7 maintenance services. This “dedicated” property management enables maximum efficiency in responding to management issues as they arise. It further enables Pearl to manage day to day maintenance demands, as well as capital expenditure programs, with a body of experience on each asset. This approach provides a competitive advantage over third party management, in both the quality of management services delivered as well as the delivery of cost efficient solutions.
Through its affiliated construction company, JAZ Construction, Inc. (JAZ), all construction projects for Pearl’s portfolio are managed in house. Whether ground up development, gut rehabilitation or capital improvement in nature, JAZ has deep experience in all facets of construction. JAZ has both experienced project management personnel, as well as architectural skilled team members capable of developing detailed construction plans and construction cost analysis. JAZ acts as a construction manager or general contractor depending upon the structure of a given project and is experienced in commercial, residential and office construction. Through Pearl’s continuous pipeline of projects, JAZ has built long standing relationships with a variety of sub-contractors in all major trades. Whether it be handling a design build approach to mechanical systems in a substantial rehabilitation project or the ground up construction of large developments, JAZ has the capacity to manage the project.
Pearl employs a team of experienced leasing agents, dedicated to maintaining 100% occupancy in Pearl’s apartment portfolio. Over the past decade, through its network of tenant referrals, property signage, internet presence and marketing efforts, Pearl has established a reputation for the highest quality urban living at its properties.
Pearl has earned a reputation for integrity, creativity, vision and excellence, making it one of the premier real estate investment and development firms in Center City Philadelphia. Experienced in obtaining all development related approvals for each of its projects, Pearl has acquired and developed numerous mixed use properties over the past fifteen years.