Specialties: Property Management
Scope of Service Experience
Ira Krumholz joined NAI Daus in 2001 and in 2008 became President of BPS MGMT Inc., NAI Daus’ property management division. Ira oversees the management of over 4,500,000 square feet of industrial, retail, office and flex space in the Cleveland and Akron areas, as well as 200 + Multi Family/ Student Housing units. He and his team are often commended for doing an excellent job managing landlord-tenant relationships as well as negotiating leases. Ira also oversees major renovations and building expansions including mall renovations, school expansions, tenant buildouts and environmental projects.
In recent years, BPS MGMT Inc. has increased its number of managed properties that are in receivership. Ira and his team have served as Receiver for County and US District Courts. Under the direction of Ira and his team, properties have been removed from receivership.
Ira has implemented new policies and systems to provide increased responsiveness and accountability for the management and brokerage divisions. Additionally, his participation in NAI Global’s Property Management Council has given the firm national exposure.
Background & Experience
Ira began his real estate career in 1982 as an investment real estate broker with Gebroe-Hammer in New Jersey. While there he was involved in over $80 million in real estate transactions. Following that, Ira moved to Cleveland where he was the Business Director for a major non-profit organization. Ira was responsilble for the management and dispostion of all real estate. Ira accepted a position with NAI Daus as Director of Property Management in 2001. Since that time, the company has grown from 500,000 square feet of management to over 3 million.
Ira received a B.A. in Economics and Administration & Management Science from Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA in 1975. Ira received his NJ real estate license in 1982 and then became a real estate broker-salesman in NJ in 1987. Ira received his Ohio Real Estate Salesman license in 2001. Ira continues to take coursework through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM.)
Professional Associations & Designations
Ira’s professional memberships include, the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Ira currently serves as the immediate past chair of the NAI Property Management Council. He has earned the CPM® designation, IREM 's highest certification.