FirstService Corporation is a North American leader in the essential property services sector serving its customers through two industry leading platforms:
FirstService Residential - North America's largest manager of residential communities; and
FirstService Brands - one of North America's largest providers of essential property services to residential and commercial customers delivered through individually branded franchise systems and company-owned operations.
FirstService Residential and FirstService Brands both rely on the same operational foundations for success - a core competency in managing and growing market-leading, value-added outsourced property services businesses; significant scale advantages that are leveraged to create more value for clients; a culture focused around customer service excellence; and strong brand recognition.
FirstService Residential is North America's largest manager of residential communities. It manages 8,000 properties representing more than 1.6 million residential units and administers annual client expenditures of $8 billion annually. Its mission is to deliver exceptional client service and solutions that enhance the value of every property and the lifestyle of every resident in the communities it manages.
With an unmatched combination of deep industry experience, local market expertise and personalized attention, FirstService Residential delivers proven solutions and exceptional service that add value, enhance lifestyles and make a difference, every day, for every resident and community it manages.
Ancillary Services. In addition to FirstService Residential, the following independently operated businesses broaden our full service capabilities for the benefit of our clients:
FirstService Brands is one of North America's largest providers of essential property services delivered through individually branded franchise systems and company-owned operations. With over 1,900 franchisees and more than 20 company-owned operations, FirstService Brands services more than 500,000 customers across North America and generates $2 billion in system-wide sales annually. Differentiating ourselves through a relentless focus on customer experience is at the core of each brand's organic growth strategy. Services are delivered through the following eight well-recognized, market-leading companies:
Since 1966, Paul Davis has been an industry leader in the areas of property damage mitigation, reconstruction and remodeling. With more than 370 offices in our franchise network, the company serves residential, institutional, and commercial customers and clients across the United States and Canada.
California Closets originated the customized home storage category in 1978. Today California Closets celebrates 30 years as the most recognized brand of its type in the world. The brand is centered on creating spatial designs for the home, bringing customized storage solutions to any room-media, home office, garage and more.
Century Fire Protection designs, fabricates, installs and maintains complete fire protection systems. Currently Century has over 500 quality employees working in 12 offices across 7 states (Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) and we hold licenses in 25 states across the country.
Floor Coverings International is a boutique brand in a very large category. The company has developed its difference by bringing the design and decision-making process into the home of the customer. The customer experience creates an enviable success ratio, and with it, the opportunity for repeat and referral business.
College Pro is a leading talent accelerator across North America. We train new entrepreneurs on all aspects of small business operations, while delivering house painting and window cleaning services to more than 30,000 homeowners annually. Our goal is to positively impact our communities through our service delivery and development of future leaders.