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The Champion Companies Ranks Nationally for Online Reputation

Multi-family firm is recognized as a top management company in SatisFacts and J Turner Reports

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Feb. 4, 2021)The Champion Companies, a leading multi-family investment, development and management firm in Central Ohio, ranked as a top management company on two national lists measuring apartment communities’ online reputations.

Champion ranked 18th in SatisFacts’ Top 100 Management Companies with 10-24 Communities and was given an A rating for its Positive Resident Experience. Powered by SatisFacts and ApartmentRatings’ data, the biannual report, released on Jan. 21, evaluates then ranks management companies on their resident experience, using online reviews.

The multi-family company also had five communities rank in J Turner Research’s seventh annual Elite 1% ORA Power Ranking of properties released on Jan. 26. The list ranked the top 1,303 properties nationwide for positive online reputation based on their Online Reputation Assessment (ORA) scores. Champion’s Copley Park, Stafford House, Grand at Polaris, Peyton Park and Overland Park communities were recognized.

The Champion Companies was the only Central Ohio firm of its portfolio size represented on both lists.

“We’re in the business of providing people homes– where they return to after a long day at work, where they’re making memories and raising families– so we take that seriously, and are committed to creating positive experiences for our residents from day one,” Michelle Yeager-Thornton, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of The Champion Companies, said. “It’s especially rewarding to receive these national recognitions knowing that they come directly from our residents’ reviews and perceptions. It validates that we’re doing something right.”

The communities’ online reviews point to Champion’s excellent customer service, helpful maintenance team, connected community, as well as luxury amenities, including pools, gyms, business centers, coffee bars and more. From apartment shopping to moving out, The Champion Companies strives to “provide the best experiences ever– yes, ever.”

About The Champion Companies:

In 2010, siblings Brian and Michelle Yeager founded The Champion Companies, a multi-family investment, development and management firm in Central Ohio. Over the last decade, The Champion Companies built a real estate profile worth over $750 million with nearly 5,000 Class A and B+ multi family units. The Champion Companies’ mission is to deliver the best investment, career and living experience ever.

In addition to providing quality customer service and awesome experiences for its residents, Champion is committed to serving the greater Columbus community. In 2014, Champion established its philanthropic foundation, Champion Cares, and has since partnered with a multitude of charities, including YWCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio, Children’s Hunger Alliance, Habitat for Humanity, Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Ohio and The Reeb Avenue Center.