IREM Regional Vice President
2013 and 2014 Regional Vice President,
Institute of Real Estate Management
Nicholas J. Harris, Jr., CPM®
Nicholas J. Harris, CPM®, of Rochester, NY, is serving as the 2013 and 2014 regional vice president for Region 2. During his two-year term, he will have oversight for the activities of IREM® chapters in Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Harris is a partner and vice president of operations for Realty Performance Group Inc. – Regional Facilities Management Services. He is responsible for the company’s business development as well as oversight of the property managers who handle a 4,000+ unit portfolio consisting of community associations, apartment complexes, office parks, and industrial and retail centers. He also is responsible for oversight of the brokerage division of sister company, Realty Brokerage Services, LLC.
Long active in IREM’s Rochester-Western New York Chapter No. 58, Harris has held several chapter leadership positions, including that of president. He earned his CPM® designation in 2005, and has been honored with the chapter’s “Past President’s Award,” President’s Choice Award and “CPM of the Year” award. As well, his firm has been recognized as an “AMO® Firm of the Year.”
Harris earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1988 from the Rochester Institute of Technology. In addition to IREM, he is a member of the Community Association Institute, from which he earned his PCAM (Professional Community Association Manager) credential. As well, he is a member of the New York State Commercial Association of Realtors (NYSCAR).