Homestead America has added another community to the portfolio. A big thank you to the whole team for making this a smooth transition. Sawbury Commons is located at 2637 Sawbury Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235, off of Sawmill Road. Please welcome to the team, Richard Arrington, Maintenance Supervisor, Latora Prince, Community Manager
Welcome to the team!
Richard Arrington, Maintenance Supervisor
Latora Prince, Community Manager
Homestead plans to put over $1,000,000 into property upgrades. The work has already begun and, we look forward to the result. Also, we cant’ forget to thank the”Guys with Trucks ” for the All Hands on Deck Day at Sawbury Commons. Randy Edwards, Greg Burchell, Richard Arrington, Ben Caylor, Paddy Joseph, Brandon Bradley. Not pictured: Steve Wright
Pavilion at North grounds launched a Puppy Madness Tournament to decide the cutest puppy on the property. Facebook followers voted on two puppies head to head each day for 2 weeks and the winner was crowned Grand Champion with a $150 gift card to Sammy Snacks!
This was our most successful social media campaign! Big shout out to Allie Best-Hall and the marketing team.
Name: Shannon Latsko
Job Title: Community Manager, Helix
How long have you been with Homestead? Since June 2014
What were you doing before Homestead? Young blossoming college graduate working at JP Morgan Chase with mortgages, looking for my next move.
Where are you originally from? 614- Always and Forever Columbus, Ohio.
What are your favorite hobbies? Cooking food and then eating it
What would you most likely tell your 13 old self? Life only gets better with age. Bills are better than homework.
If you could have coffee with three people, dead or alive, who would it be?
1- Elton John – Saw him at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas for my 16th birthday.
2- My Grandpa, Salvatore Santoro – Kindest man to have walked the planet Earth – Just to let him know I’m doing well.
3- Guy Purington
Who is the most famous person you have ever met? Rick Ross- Sat in seat in front of me on the airplane to South Padre Island. I have photo documentation.
What is your dream vacation? Anywhere with a log cabin in the woods to disconnect and go hiking with my pup (hot tub is mandatory).
What is the one thing you can’t live without? Chipotle. Let’s get one franchised in Starkville, Mississippi, please.
What is your proudest moment at HA/HU? Seeing those I’ve trained go on to be successful both inside and outside of Homestead.
Guy Purington is full of knowledge and has a way to deliver the news. Some of these gems are too good not to share i.e. Wonky.
a hindrance or obstruction in doing something.
“We don’t do codes to waive fees anymore. It impeded to our leasing. I’m going to get snacky cakes. Do you want anything?”
The Homestead America team attended the 9th annual Pancake Breakfast. Dave and Jen served the hotcakes to a hungry crowd – no worries – they don’t cook!
Breakfast was provided by Streets Catering.
Attorney, Bill Willis of Willis Law Firm put on the annual Fair Housing training to meet our continuing education requirements and always, it was a success.