NOVO Properties Announces New Executive, Michelle Reed – VP, Management Services

Washington, DC – December 2020


NOVO Properties (NOVO) is proud to announce a new leader for its property management business, Michelle Reed, Vice President, Management Services. Michelle was most recently the Vice President of Residential Services with Avison Young.

Michelle oversees the operations of 44 properties located in the District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, and Virginia. Michelle is responsible for all NOVO property management initiatives, including the strategic planning and growth of our management organization and the implementation of best practices in recruitment, development, operations, customer service, and strategic marketing.

Michelle has more than thirty years of experience in multi-family property management. At Avison Young Michelle was responsible for 2,000 market rate and affordable units in the Metropolitan Washington, DC area. “Michelle brings a wealth of experience, skill and knowledge to the NOVO management platform. Her reputation in the marketplace is second to none and we are thrilled to continue to grow and expand our residential management platform under her direction and leadership,” states Greg Selfridge, Managing Partner at NOVO Properties. Prior to joining Avison Young, Michelle served as a Vice President with McShea Management where she helped grow the McShea third-party property management portfolio to over 2,000 units.

Michelle earned both the Certified Property Manager (CPM®) and Accredited Residential Management (ARM®) designations from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). She is the Past President of IREM Chapter 92 (2013), Served as a Member of IREM Chapter 92 Board of Directors (2007 – 2019), and Past Chair of IREM Region 3 Education (2018). Michelle was awarded IREM 92 Distinguished Service Award (2015), IREM 92 CPM of the Year (2013) and IREM 92 ARM of the Year (2011).

For more information about NOVO Properties Management Services, please contact NOVO Properties’ main office at (202) 315-1111 or visit the NOVO Properties website at

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NOVO Properties is a multi-family owner, developer and property management company headquartered on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. NOVO currently owns and manages a portfolio of approximately 2,000 apartment homes and development land throughout Washington, DC, Fairfax, Bethesda, Chicago, Charleston and Maryland’s Eastern Shore.