Ambling Management Company Experiences First Quarter Growth

Student Housing Division Thrives with Addition of Multiple New Clients

Valdosta, GA – April 15, 2011 — Ambling Management Company (AMC) announces first quarter growth with the expansion of its student portfolio.  Since the onset of 2011, the property management company has added two significant customers to its growing list of clients nationwide.  The new communities are located in Kalamazoo, Michigan and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Ambling Management Company Tops List of Student Housing Providers

Rankings signify steady growth of Ambling's student portfolio

Valdosta, GA – January 17, 2011 — Ambling Management Company (AMC) has achieved 8th position on Student Housing Business magazine's list of Top Student Management Companies. The recent findings were developed exclusively by Student Housing Business for its year-ending issue entitled "Top 25 Owners & Managers of Student Housing". Official rankings hit newsstands as part of the publication's November/December print edition.


Ambling Management Company To Operate Waterford Landing Apartments in McDonough, Georgia 

Prime location within acclaimed school district; Minutes from Union Grove schools

Ambling Management Company (AMC) has been awarded the management contract for Waterford Landing Apartments located near Eagle’s Landing Country Club in McDonough, Georgia.  The conventional garden-style community represents 260 additional homes under Ambling’s direction and daily leadership.


Ambling Management Company Receives Honors Among Nation’s Top Property Managers

Industry rankings recognize AMC's influence in the affordable housing management sector

MFE Magazine May 2010 CoverMay 27, 2010 – VALDOSTA, Georgia – Ambling Management Company announced today it was recognized for market dominance by leading industry analysts including the National Affordable Housing Management Association, Builder magazine and Multi Family Executive magazine.  The newly published listings credit Ambling for its extensive property management experience within the affordable housing sector. 



Ambling Named in Top 20 for Nation

Affordable Housing Magazine Names Top Fifty Owners

AHF Top 50 cover 2010

San Francisco, CA - Affordable Housing Magazine revealed the top 50 affordable housing owners in the nation.  Ambling Companies, Inc. was ranked thirteenth for the second year in a row.   

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Ambling Companies: Bringing Adventure to the Search for a Cure

By The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

When employees of Ambling Companies, a real estate development and management firm set out to help find a cure for cystic fibrosis, they transformed the Valdosta, Ga., Great Strides from a stroll around the block into a more adventurous walk in the park. Now held at Wild Adventures theme park, the walk and activities raised more than $93,000 in 2009 to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.


Ambling Awarded Four Management Contracts

by Coleman Wood, Student Housing

Atlanta, July 7, 2010 — Ambling Management Company (AMC) has been awarded the management assignments for four student housing communities located across the Southeast.


Treo Partners Selects Ambling Management Company To Operate Apartments in Tallahassee 

Partnership entrusts two student communities to AMC’s growing student portfolio  

Tallahassee, FL – June 21, 2010 — Ambling Management Company (AMC) has been awarded the management contracts for 1111 On High Apartments and Villa Casa Cortez Apartments located in Tallahassee near Florida State University. 


Creative Deal Structuring

Tax Credit Advisor June 2010 Cover

GA Development Gets Critical Boost from New Issue Bond Program

By Glenn Petherick, Editor, Tax Credit Advisor, June 2010, Vol XXII

Woodbridge at Parkway Village, a new solar powered affordable senior rental development under construction neat Atlanta, Ga., embodies the twin spirits of pioneering and determination. 


Campus Lodge Apartments Experiences Leasing Surge  

Popular student community in Columbia Missouri secures 100 new leases in a single week!  

March 8, 2010 - COLUMBIA, MO – Ambling Management Company is proud to announce its premiere student community, Campus Lodge Apartments, has closed on 100 new leases in one week – a remarkable accomplishment for the upcoming 2010/2011 academic year. 


Ambling Management Company Partners With Vestcor Communities to Manage “The Flats At Mallard Creek”  

New Apartment Community Features Eco-Friendly Design, Ideal For UNCC Students 

Charlotte, NC – January 26, 2010 — Ambling Management Company (AMC) has expanded its diverse portfolio, taking on the lease up and management of a brand new apartment community called ‘The Flats at Mallard Creek.’  Located in Charlotte within walking distance of the University of North Carolina, the property features approximately 131 leasable apartments with deluxe accommodations developed specifically for student living.  The Flats at Mallard Creek will open doors to more than 385 residents by Fall of 2010. 


Valdosta Walkers Raise $117,000 for Cystic Fibrosis

Valdosta Daily Times: Seventh annual Cystic Fibrosis fundraiser surpasses $1 million

Valdosta, GA - A record number of participants joined together at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, GA to raise over $117,000 for cystic fibrosis research.  This seventh annual Great Strides walk for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation drew over 320 walkers and broke through the cumulative $1 Million dollar mark of funds raised over those seven walks.


35 Smart Building Ideas: University Business Nov. 2009

Funding: Methods and Messaging

17. Partner with a private developer. These firms can provide guidance in initiating and navigating the financing process. One such firm is Ambling University Development Group, which has helped secure bonds for 41 campus projects in the last decade. Utilizing a college’s tax-exempt status, the firm establishes a single-purpose LLC to serve as the project owner as well as to ground lease the required property from the institution for the term of the financing.


"New Tax Credit Housing in South Columbus" 

WRLB-TV (July 30, 2009)

Avalon Apartments had its official ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday.  The complex features one to four bedroom apartments, but residents must meet strict income requirements. 


“Ambling dedicates new rental community”

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (June 18, 2009) 

Ashton Browns Mill, a new rental community for active adults 55 years and older at 500 Cleveland Ave., was dedicated Wednesday.


"Announcing the 2009 NAHMA Affordable 100!"

National Affordable Housing Management Association (June 2009) 

The NAHMA Affordable 100 comprises the largest affordable multifamily property management companies, ranked by affordable unit counts.


"Grand Opening at The Village At Wedgwood"


The Cairo Messenger  (June 2009)


The Village at Wedgewood Apartments management team welcomed a large number of community members and city and county officials Tuesday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of their new 42-unit apartment complex. 


"Getting To The Future, First"

Achieving Business Excellence (May 1, 2009) 

Through the recruitment and training of high-quality staff—and investment in technology—Ambling Management Company is building its reputation as an innovative, effective and forward-looking property management company.


"The Nation’s 50 Largest Apartment Owners and 50 Largest Apartment Managers"

National Real Estate Investor (April 2009)

The national multi housing council 50.  A special supplement to National Real Estate Investor names the 50 largest aparment owners and managers as of January 1, 2009.


"Barkwell Named President of Ambling Management Company"

PR Announcement from Ambling Management Company (January 21, 2009)

Barkwell Named President of Ambling Management Company Chief operating officer of Ambling Management Company, Kimberly A. Barkwell was appointed president of Ambling Management Company.