Spring has arrived at Deer Hollow Sr. Apartments in Bloomfield NM, and with April showers, it will bring more May flowers.
Maintenance Mania was held in Albuquerque, NM Tuesday March 28th and approximately 100 JL Gray employees attended. This event show cased our talented maintenance techs, the maintenance staff got to compete on several maintenance tasks (such as installing a ice maker) for the fastest times. In addition, they designed cars from items they had in their maintenance shops and raced for the fastest times down the track. We had a couple of winners in our group. It was a fun time for all.
While attending the National Apartment Association (NAA) and the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) in Washington, DC, Bobby Griffith had the opportunity to visit with federal legislators from New Mexico. He shared with them about our industry and the challenges we are facing. Pictured here with New Mexico Senator, the Honorable Tom Udall. Mr. Griffith also met with US Congressional Representatives from New Mexico, the Honorable Michelle Lujan Grisham, the Honorable Steve Pearce and the Honorable Ben Ray Lujan staffers.
The Pecos Apartments in Dexter, NM have been cleared for a major renovation using USDA Preservation Revolving Loan Funds, administered by the New Mexico Mortgage Housing Authority. Approximately $500,000 of improvements will be made to the apartments, including a new roof, new windows, stucco, paint, and ADA accessibility improvements. Work is scheduled to begin in the spring of 2017.