Innovative

We use leading technology and digital tools to achieve the best results. We prioritize innovation in order to keep up with the pace of change and continually optimize.

Strategic

Frequent data review and property market analysis allows us to make tactical and evidence-based decisions for our clients.

Proactive

We often land on a solution before a potential issue even comes to life. It’s our responsibility to mitigate risks and lead our clients with confidence.

Service-led

We are committed to supporting our clients and fostering these relationships. Our point of difference is the care and attention we provide at every step.

WHO MANAGES YOUR LARGEST INVESTMENT

Our collective experience as property managers and real estate investors with high-end portfolios spans decades. We’ve sharpened our processes and procedures over many years in response to the changing landscape, so we can provide you with the best service. Property management is our passion and our role is to place the best tenant at the highest market rent, as soon as possible.

Kate Dayton

President

Kate controls one of the most important aspects of the management process: daily accounting. However, bookkeeping is just one of her talents. With an eye for business and a global view of our client needs, Kate has a hand in everything at North Star – from marketing, to accounting, to operational procedures. As the person in charge of collecting rents, Kate leads our mantra of “firm but fair” with our tenants and is the first step in creating the productive relationship between owners, manager and tenants.

Kate will be your contact for bookkeeping, contracts, complaints, and legal matters. Kate sends out the monthly disbursements, manages owner and tenant relationships, and oversees the staff. 503-636-2232 x 4 or kate@northstarproperties.com.

Anaiah Nigro

New Owner Meetings & Tenant Showings

In 2011 Anaiah first started helping her sister Bridget with North Star showings and as our company has grown, she has stepped up her role. With an eye for style and a very warm heart, Anaiah watches over the needs of our potential tenants. She is very familiar with the upscale housing markets of Portland and La Jolla. Anaiah lives in Lake Oswego with her two wonderful daughters.

From owner meetings to seeing new owners through marketing, home showings, lease negotiations and move-ins, Anaiah is one of three sales representatives who will be the point of contact for homeowners seeking asset management in the Portland Metro area. You can reach Anaiah at 503-636-2232 x 1 or anaiah@northstarproperties.com.

Faith Lauray

Bend Branch President

Faith is responsible for the long-term relationships that make our company stand out. We know that properties are intimately personal – for homeowners needing caretakers and for residents seeking a home. She is our road warrior and usually drives around with her bike strapped to her bike rack, ready to ride when the mood strikes. Faith grew up in Central Oregon and has worked the last several years in local property management, developing new relationships and fortifying old ones with owners, tenants, vendors, and our community. If you can’t find her making connections at the office or mountain biking, you can find her hiking, playing sand volleyball, or chasing after her two lively daughters.

From owner meetings to seeing new owners through marketing, lease negotiations and move-ins, Faith will be the point of contact for homeowners seeking asset management in Central Oregon. You can reach Faith at 541-728-0077 x 1 or faith@northstarbend.com.

Bridget Holley

North Star Real Estate Liaison & Tenant Showings

One of the longest standing North Star family members, Bridget has been here from the start and is one of the major reasons for the market acceptance and growth of our company. She not only brings our tenants to their rental homes, she helps them in their transition to homes of their own. Bridget is a shining light within our company and enjoys spending time with her husband and four wonderful kids.

From owner meetings to seeing new owners through marketing, home showings, lease negotiations and move-ins, Bridget is one of three sales representatives who will be the point of contact for homeowners seeking asset management in the Portland Metro area. You can reach Bridget at 503-636-2232 x 2 or bridget@northstarproperties.com.

Alli Halley

operations Coordinator

Alli comes to North Star with a background in hospitality, sales and law. As the Operations Coordinator, she is the team’s right-hand man. She wears multiple hats to ensure business is running efficiently and effectively. Alli lives in Wilsonville and volunteers for a theater in Beaverton.

Alli helps manage workflow and oversees marketing and onboarding new owners. If you have questions related to marketing, need a quick answer to a question or need a document (or cannot decide whom to ask), please contact Alli. 503-636-2232 x 9 or alli@northstarproperties.com.

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Emily Jordan

Assistant Property Manager

Emily is an outdoor enthusiast and takes advantage of all that central Oregon has to offer. From mountain biking, backpacking to snowboarding, she loves adventure! Emily comes to North Star with a background teaching for a local Montessori and is actively involved in raising her two children. As she likes to put it: “My life is crazy chaos and I love it.”

From home showings to move-ins and relationship management, Emily will be your contact for Bend’s leasing services. If you’d like to schedule a showing or have general questions about our Bend branch, please contact Emily. 541-728-0077 x2 or emily@northstarbend.com.

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Ginny Gillett

North Star Tenant Showings

Working with people is Ginny’s expertise – she customizes her service to fit your needs. With a background in management and real estate, Ginny is the perfect fit for our growing team. She’s gained experience selling homes and is excited to apply her skills to the rental market. Her reputation for providing excellent service directly reflects her dedication to fit her clients’ needs.

From owner meetings to seeing new owners through marketing, lease negotiations and move-ins, Ginny is one of three sales representatives who will be the point of contact for homeowners seeking asset management in the Portland Metro area. You can reach Ginny at 503-636-2232 x 6 or ginnny@northstarproperties.com.

Jennifer Biberston Leasing Coordinator

Jennifer Biberston

Leasing Coordinator

Jennifer is our newest addition to the North Star team, coming from a background in Journalism. As the Leasing Coordinator, she is the first stop on our tenants’ journey, assisting all tenants with general inquiries and ensuring the application-to-lease process is as seamless as possible. Jennifer lives in Salem with her husband, and outside of work she enjoys trail running with her dog Magnus, rock climbing and drinking copious amounts of coffee.

From screening applicants to generating leases to relationship management, Jennifer is the first stop on your tenant journey with North Star Property Management. If you have application or lease questions, or need to discuss a lease renewal or lease termination, please contact Jennifer. 503-636-2232 x 5 or jennifer@northstarproperties.com.

Kirk Nieland

The Patriarch

Kirk was the encouragement and knowledge behind the accelerated start and success of North Star. He has stayed on with the company as both a consultant and mentor to all employees. As the glue that holds it all together, he continues to advise and push North Star into ever increasing areas of success. Kirk and his wife Erin have two kids (Quinn and John) and four grandkids, all who live just a few houses away from them.

NAVIGATE THE OREGON RENTAL HOUSING MARKET WITH NORTH STAR!