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Property Management

Nicole offers you the very best advice on property management issues including how to start your own property management company. She is also experienced as an expert witness in this area. Her CV follows:

Curriculum Vitae

  • Instructs people on Fair Housing Nationwide.
  • Instructs courses through the National Apartment Association (NAA) including Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) basic and advanced courses.
  • Instructor Resident Apartment Manager (RAM) course.
  • Instructor for CAI (Community Association Institute) Leadership Training Course (LTP).
  • Florida State University Advisory Board Chair of the Residential Management Program.
  • Former Contracting Officer with the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
  • Former Director of Housing Management with the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
  • Former Hearing officer for Hampton, Virginia Housing Authority
  • Provided training for U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Washington, D. C. Headquarters employees.
  • Taught a public Fair Housing Seminar while HUD official.
  • Former President and Board member of the National Barrier Awareness Foundation.
  • Served as a board member of the Volunteers of America Housing Board.
  • Former Chairperson of Volunteers of America National Services.
  •  Served as Chairperson of the HUD committee on the housing needs of persons with disabilities.
  • Served on a committee reporting to the Governor of Virginia on the housing needs of persons with disabilities.
  • Served on the Education Committee of the National Apartment Association and speaker at their conferences.
  • Served as a board member of the National Association of Homebuilders, Peninsula, Virginia.
  • Served two years as Chairperson of the Peninsula Virginia Apartment Council. Won Best Association in Nation Award during my term.
  • Served as board member and Vice President of the Bay Area Apartment Association in Florida.
  • Produced a video on “How to Rent to a Person with Disabilities”.
  • Served as a technical advisor to Attorney Jeff Beaton who produced a manual on the housing needs of persons with disabilities. Jeff is a quadriplegic and practices law in Virginia.
  • Produced a video on Fair Housing for Volunteers of America. This video became mandatory viewing for all new employees.
  • Trains Fair Housing Testers and does testing to discover discrimination in rental properties.
  • Have had several articles published in trade magazines and news papers on Property Management, Customer Service and Fair Housing.
  • Past President of Community Associations Institute. Tidewater, Virginia. Chapter moved from probation to most improved chapter in the Nation during presidency.
  • Speaks at dinner meetings for Apartment Associations on Fair Housing.
  • Facilitated a conference on Housing for Persons with Disabilities. Over 200 attendees. Severely injured Viet Nam veteran, who became a Mayor, was our keynote speaker.
  • Served on the Community Housing Resource Board, Peninsula, Virginia.
  • Served on Community Housing Resource Board, Tampa Florida.
  • Founder of the Fair Housing Institute, a company that specialized in training and testing.
  • Served as a board member of the Rural Rental Housing Association, Virginia.
  • Served on an Advisory Board to HUD on management issues. One of the first in the nation.
  • Founding board member, Friends of the Homeless. We built a homeless shelter in Newport News, Virginia.
  • Co-Founder Harrick and Turner, a fair housing company that provided training. Company was contracted by the Virginia Real Estate Board to provide state wide fair housing training. First in the nation to use Transaction Recovery Funds to provide this training, which included the testimony of a victim of housing discrimination.
  • Served on the Fair Housing Advisory Board to the Virginia Real Estate Board.
  • Founder of three successful real estate and property management companies in Virginia and Florida.
  • Served as Senior Vice President and Director of Property Operations on all affordable properties throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico for the largest owner/manager of residential properties in the nation. This company is listed on the S & P 500.
  • Guest Lecturer at Stetson University in the Gender Studies Program.
  • Customer Service Training, marketing and business consulting and expert witness in litigation in cases involving housing.
  • Has won several awards including the HUD Fair Housing Award presented by a U. S. Congressman in 1986. One of three presented in the nation.
  • Professional photographer, specializing in Food Art.
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in Virginia & Mississippi.


Nicole B. Turner
(407) 367-9283