April PriebeSenior Vice President
Multi-Family / Student Housing
Ms. Priebe joined Foresite Realty in the 1st quarter of 2014. April has over ten years of property management experience and has a strong background in leasing and marketing in college-town markets. She oversees all the aspects of our Student Housing Division.
Ms. Priebe has personally handled over 50 properties in the past three years. Prior to Foresite, she worked for a national student housing company with a portfolio of over 7,500 beds as an Executive Property Manager overseeing up to 15 properties. April has assisted with integration and acquisitions of newly acquired properties and as a recruiter in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, New York and Wyoming. National recruitment responsibilities included new hire and training of staff, such as other property managers, leasing agents and maintenance team as well as for company transitions. Her additional main focus was researching markets including completing due diligence, market analysis and strategies on an individual property basis for maximizing value. Included in her education of staff were marketing, leasing and management techniques as well as plans for capital improvements and code violation work.
April has also mastered her skills of training through teaching college courses and continuing education in the Central-Michigan area. She has worked with real estate management companies such as Coldwell Banker, Campus Habitat, Aspen Square Management, and United Campus Housing.
Ms. Priebe earned a B.S. in Secondary Education and holds two Master degrees in Human Resources and Communication from Central Michigan University. She also is a licensed Michigan Real Estate Sales Agent. April is a member of the Michigan Education Association and Central Michigan Association of Realtors.