Rental Housing Association Honors Martin Schoolcraft of Chestnut Hill Realty as Maintenance Manager of the Year

Monday, November 21, 2016

Cara Martin
Chestnut Hill Realty

Rental Housing Association Honors Martin Schoolcraft of Chestnut Hill Realty as Maintenance Manager of the Year

CHESTNUT HILL, MA (November 21, 2016) – Chestnut Hill Realty (CHR), a full service real estate company specializing in multifamily housing, announced today that Martin L. Schoolcraft, a Service Manager for Waterfall Hills in Canton, was selected by the Rental Housing Association (RHA) as Maintenance Manager of the Year.

The RHA’s Professional Achievement Awards recognize excellence in a range of rental property categories. Commitment to service is always instrumental when choosing a recipient.

“Martin is dependable, he’s always there when the property needs him,” said Sandy Gudiel, Property Manager at Waterfall Hills. “He comes to work prepared for whatever challenges the day brings. Martin is able to solve problems quickly, manage costs, and effectively supervise and mentor his maintenance team.”

Mr. Schoolcraft joined CHR in 2008. He oversees a community of 243 units, a staff of up to five maintenance technicians, and communicates daily with contractors and property management. During his time with CHR he’s received multiple awards including: CHR Maintenance Team Professional Appearance Award in 2011 and 2013 as well as CHR Maintenance Excellent Customer Service Award 2013. Martin is also a Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT), a course offered by the Rental Housing Association (RHA) and National Apartment Association (NAA). In addition to being CAMT certified, Martin has completed training programs with the EPA, CPO and OSHA.
“I enjoy learning new skills and techniques that improve the operations of my department and benefit our community. In recent years, there’s been an emphasis on making our community more energy efficient and cost effective,” said Mr. Schoolcraft. “Our number one priority is to make sure we are responsive to our residents’ needs, and that their homes are in top condition. We always want residents to be satisfied and happy with their home at Waterfall Hills.”

About Chestnut Hill Realty:
Chestnut Hill Realty is one of New England’s leading residential real estate companies, specializing in multifamily housing. Established in 1969, CHR owns and manages 4,709 units in 28 apartment home communities in Greater Boston and Rhode Island. To learn more about CHR and its properties, please visit