Readers’ Choice Nominees: Top Management Companies

Readers’ Choice Nominees: Top Management Companies

Published October 2016


         Editor’s Note: This is a special recognition section for companies that provide management services to community associations. These companies were either selected as winners or finalists in the Readers’ Choice Awards.

akamAKAM On-site

The gold standard of residential management in South Florida, AKAM On-Site has redefined the standards of 5-Star service for 33 years. AKAM On-Site is led by Leslie Kaminoff, CEO; Susan Fitch, President; and David Cohen, Vice President; and provides award-winning management to residential condominium associations in South Florida, with locations in Dania Beach, Fisher Island, and West Palm Beach.

AKAM On-Site is a part of AKAM Living Services Inc., which offers additional services, including commercial property management, residential property management, sales and brokerage, project management, and investors’ services.

Having long been recognized as a leader and innovator in the residential management industry, AKAM On-Site’s clients benefit from our many years of experience assigning and supervising the most qualified management personnel. Our hands-on approach enables us to manage every situation, from day-to-day operations to extraordinary events, with exceptional skill and confidence.

We know that residential management is only as good as the people who perform it. That is why AKAM On-Site accepts nothing less than complete professionalism, industry expertise, and a positive attitude in the people who represent our name.

For more information on AKAM On-Site, call (954) 843-2526 or visit


castleCastle group

Castle Group is Florida’s choice for community management, specializing in serving the finest condominium and homeowner associations throughout the state. Our philosophy is an unwavering focus on the resident experience; at Castle we call it Royal Service. Castle is owned by CPAs who oversee a powerful combination of incredible people, streamlined systems, and advanced technology. Since no two properties are identical, we have created a menu of services that allows our customers to create a solution that fits their needs. We do not manage an exceptional number of communities, just a number of exceptional ones.

For more information on Castle Group, call (844) 815-5321 or visit


camsCommunity Association Management Systems (C.A.M.S.)

At Community Association Management Systems (C.A.M.S.), we are an outsource community association management company with an in-house approach. We are licensed by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation and offer a full line of services, including administration, accounting, staffing, supervision, janitorial work, and general community maintenance.

We stand out from the rest by adapting our industry-proven, time-tested systems to the specific needs of each community, from boutique condominiums to sprawling single-family home developments. Since 1993, C.A.M.S. has operated with the philosophy of providing unparalleled personal and professional service one community at a time. Our friendly, professional, and knowledgeable staff is comprised of licensed community association managers, accounting pros, and veteran operating principals. Ask us about our customer satisfaction rating. With C.A.M.S., you’ll never want for more for your community association again.

For more information on C.A.M.S. Association Management, call (561) 738-0061 or visit


eliteElite Property Management Services

Elite Property Management Services is pleased to have the opportunity to introduce our company and services. Our team of certified managers, assistant managers, and administrators are dedicated to providing the highest quality service while catering to the unique needs of each individual community. We offer complete servicing in administration; financial management through David Ormiston, CPA; and property maintenance and have implemented the latest technological advances in the management industry. We work with a team of attorneys that help solve the complex issues presented in today’s communities. When you select Elite Property Management Services, you select an entire team that is dedicated to serving the needs of your association.

For more information on Elite Property Management, call (727) 400-6850 or visit


langLang Management

You chose the perfect place to live because it reflects your lifestyle. Shouldn’t your association management company protect your investment? Lang Management was founded on this very premise. Our mission is to create a better lifestyle for our clients by providing them with exceptional management and maintenance services by utilizing a team approach to problem solving and providing innovative solutions.

For 35 years, we have been providing comprehensive association management services. Our knowledge, dedication, tenured staff, and state-of-the-art technology have made a significant impact in the association management profession. We are privileged to manage the finest communities along the gold coast!

With portfolios ranging from a community of six homes to more than 5,000 units, Lang Management adapts to your needs to include association management or accounting services only, or customized optional services including landscape maintenance, pest control (exterior/interior), property maintenance, and janitorial services.

For more information on Lang Management, call (561) 750-8800 or visit


lelandLeland Management

Leland Management is a leading community association management firm that has been managing Florida condominium and homeowner associations for more than 15 years. We have 15 offices located throughout Florida and currently manage more than 400 associations ranging in size from less than 50 homes to approximately 4,000 homes.

Leland is a full-service management company with seasoned professionals who pride themselves in providing the best quality service to the communities they serve. We have more than 75 licensed community association managers who average more than seven years of experience, giving the company more than 500 years of total manager experience. Our managers carry numerous advanced professional designations, and we have an effective system for sharing this expertise within the company and with our communities.

Although Leland is large enough to have all the resources necessary to meet the needs of any association, Leland is family owned and managed. We understand that building solid, long-term relationships is very important to the quality of our services and success of our company.

For more information on Leland Management, call (888) 465-0346 or visit


sentrySentry Management

Sentry Management exclusively focuses on managing communities, homeowner associations, and condominiums. With 15 Florida offices, Sentry is a major presence in the state. Sentry is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO®)—an assurance of integrity and expert financial systems. Only the top six percent of U.S. management companies earn this prestigious designation and only a handful of association management firms. Sentry has no ownership or affiliation with any HOA or condominium contractors or suppliers. We always negotiate the best prices for each community we manage, and the savings come back in the form of lower operating costs to residents. Integrity and transparency are part of our DNA.

Planning and coordination of association meetings, site visits, enforcement of deed restrictions, contract supervision, and aggressive collection of assessments are all regular services, along with detailed financial and manager’s reports. Sentry invests heavily in technology and tools to help communities prosper. CommunityPro® is Sentry’s exclusive management and communications software. It makes the community manager more productive and board members better informed. CommunityPro® PORTAL is the free password-protected website available to every community. All the CommunityPro® technology, online payment acceptance, and real-time online financial and management reports are standard.

For more information on Sentry Management, call (800) 932-6636 or visit


towersTowers Property Management

Towers Property Management is owned by Benjamin Isip, CMCA, AMS, and President; and Emily Towers Isip, CMCA, AMS, and Vice President. They serve associations in Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties. Towers Property Management provides full-service management for homeowners associations, condominiums, and townhome communities. For the self-managed community, they offer consulting and bookkeeping services. They believe that every community deserves professional management, if they desire it, regardless of the community’s size. Their mission is to provide association clients with professional, personal customer service; experience and access to resources; and the support needed to help them reach their strategic goals. Towers’ goal is to provide personal service beyond expectations in a climate of excellence and quality.

For more information on Towers Property Management, call (407) 730-9872 or visit