Knightdale Crossing Leasing & Management Acquired
As of July 1, York will take over the Leasing and Management of the 61,677 SF shopping center, Knightdale Crossing. John Koonce will head the leasing team with assistance from Thomas Hester while Amy Rogers will serve as property manager.
Triangle Restaurant Week in Cameron Village
Triangle Restaurant Week is coming to Cameron Village June 5-11. Ajisai, Cameron Bar & Grill, and So*Ca will offer special three-course menu options and fixed pricing. This is a great opportunity for residents and visitors alike to indulge in a new restaurant or visit an old favorite.
Karen Brown completes Trailblaze Challenge
Karen Brown, our Senior Vice President of Property Management, completed the 26.5 mile hike on Saturday, May 20 in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern North Carolina. Karen was also recognized as the third highest fundraiser for the event. Way to go, Karen!
Thunder Chickens Win It All!
On Saturday, York Properties and McDonald York teamed up once again for the Holt Brothers Bank of America Bowl. Under team name “Thunder Chickens,” they competed in the flag football tournament, eventually finishing in first place! $114,000 was raised for the event to benefit the Holt Brothers Foundation.
Welcome Haley Smith
We are excited to announce that Haley Smith has joined our York team as an Accounting Assistant. She has been working with us part-time as an administrative assistant while finishing school, recently graduating from NC State. We are looking forward to having her in the office full time now.
George and Smedes York to Co-Chair Rex Hospital Open
“UNC REX is one of this community’s most important assets and George and I didn’t hesitate to help with the 2017 REX Hospital Open,” Smedes York said. “We look forward to seeing some of the world’s best golfers as they compete right in our backyard for a great cause.”
“For the 2017 REX Hospital Open, and the 30th anniversary of REX charity golf, we knew that we wanted chairmen who understood the tournament’s significance in the history of Raleigh and this region,” said Brian Krusoe, REX Hospital Open tournament director. “We are thankful that Smedes and George have once again agreed to partner with REX as we raise money to help improve the health and well-being of our community.”
York Gives Back for National Volunteer Week
York Properties participated in three different projects over a five day period during National Volunteer Week. We continued partnerships with Habitat for Humanity & NC State Build-A-Block, The Charlie Gaddy Center, and Transitions LifeCare. Employees volunteered for a total of 73 hours.
Swagger featured in Walter Magazine
A prominent tenant at the York leased Lochmere Pavilion, Swagger was recently featured in Walter Magazine. Owner Mandy Becker has operated the gift shop at Lochmere Pavilion since she first opened in 2002.
To view the full story, visit Walter Magazine.
Swagger is located at 2425 Kildaire Farm Road, Suite 503 in Cary, NC.
York Welcomes Director of Maintenance
York Properties is please to announce the hiring of our new Director of Maintenance, Steven Jackson.
Steven recently retired from the Raleigh Police Department after serving our city for over 26 years. Most recently, Steven served as the Captain of the Special Operations Division during his last two years of service where he commanded a variety of specialty units.
He will be utilizing his leadership experience to lead a core group of maintenance technicians that serve our corporate and residential clientele throughout the Triangle and surrounding areas.
Smedes York received Jack Andrews Loyalty Award
The Loyalty Award was named after Jack Andrews, CPM® that passed away in April 2013 and served our Chapter diligently in whatever capacity needed. The award is given annually to an IREM member that shows loyalty and commitment to IREM and property management as a profession.