Marlene Avila started with the company in February 2020 as Property Manager. Ms. Avila’s day-to-day management duties include lease administration; coordination and management of all physical operations of the properties including maintenance, repairs and inspections; maintaining client and tenant relations; vendor contract negotiation and administration; project management of tenant improvements and capital expense projects; preparation of the annual budgets; and overseeing leasing activities.
Ms. Avila began her real estate career working as an Executive Assistant at Lee & Associates in Los Angeles. A few years later, she became a Real Estate Associate and worked for their Managing Partner. She focused on the marketing of properties, property management and building relationships with clients. Prior to joining the Halferty Companies, Ms. Avila worked as a Property Manager for The Kroger Company and managed over 130 Ralphs and Food 4 Less stores in California. She holds a Real Estate Sales License in the State of California.