Memberships & Designations

Designations & Awards

Excellence in Real Estate Management

HallKeen is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO®) through the Institute of Real Estate Management. HallKeen was also awarded the 2011 Accredited Management Organization of the Year by Institute of Real Estate Management - Boston!

Excellence in the Workplace

Based on employee feedback and metrics, HallKeen has earned several company awards including The Boston Globe's Top Places to Work (2013 & 2014) and 101 Best and Brightest | Top Companies To Work For (Boston category, 2016 and 2017).

Year after year, HallKeen also meets and exceeds MBE and WMBE goals.


HallKeen is proud to be an active member of the following organizations:

  • Citizens Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA) 
  • Community Association Institute (CAI) 
  • National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) 
  • National Apartment Association (NAA)
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • New England Affordable Housing Management Association (NEAHMA)
  • Real Estate Finance Association (REFA)
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Waterfront Historic Area League (WHALE)
  • Building Owners Management Association (BOMA)
  • Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP)

HallKeen’s staff members hold a variety of designations, including:

  • Accredited Residential Managers (ARM), IREM
  • Assisted Housing Managers (AHM), Quadel
  • Certified Apartment Manager (CAM), NAA
  • Certified Occupancy Specialists (COS), NCHM
  • Certified Credit Compliance Specialists (C3P-C9P)
  • Certified Managers of Housing (CHM), NCHM
  • Certified Managers of Maintenance (AHM)- NCHM
  • Certified Professional of Occupancy
  • Certified Property Managers (CPM), IREM
  • Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP), NAHB
  • Management Occupancy Review Specialists (MORS), NCHM
  • National Affordable Housing Professionals (NAHP-e), NAHMA
  • National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP), NAA
  • Resident Service Coordinators (RCS)
  • Site-Based Budgeting Specialist (SBS), NCHM
  • Specialists in Housing Credit Management (SCHM), NAHMA
  • Tax Credit Specialists (TaCCS), Quadel

In addition, HallKeen staff members currently hold the following positions in the local Boston Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM):

  • IREM President, Boston Chapter 2007
  • Chapter Councilor, Boston Chapter
  • Chapter Councilor, Connecticut Chapter
  • Chairperson for the Accredited Managers Committee
  • Chairperson for the Audit and Oversight Committee
  • Education Committee Chairperson, Granite State Managers Association
  • Education Committee Chairperson, Rental Housing Association (MA)