The Best Property Management War Stories as Told by the Southland Top Property Managers

By Kari Negri July 2, 2020

The Best Property Management War Stories

Time: 11:00 A.M. 12:00 P.M. on Monday, July 13, 2020

How to Attend: Please login to register for this Zoom webinar. The price of the webinar is FREE for AAGLA members. Limited spots are available.

Hear the War Stories from the Southlands top property management experts and learn about some of the complicated issues they encountered and how these property management experts resolved them. Our experts will discuss some of the stickiest, toughest, challenging, and yes, quite possibly the sexiest situations they have had to deal with during their professional careers. During this approximately 1-hour online, interactive webinar, you will have an opportunity to ask your questions and seek advice about some of the challenges you face today.

Possible Topics Include:

  • Dealing with illegal activities at your property.
  • Handling difficult tenants that threaten other residents and disturb the peace and enjoyment at your properties.
  • Advice on how best to navigate difficult tenants.
  • Do not make a fair housing mistake a seemingly harmless comment can cost you thousands!
  • Think twice before you write something you will come to regret.
  • What lessons professional managers can bestow on smaller, mom and pop owners.
  • And much more your questions submitted prior to and during the webinar will drive the discussion.

This informative webinar will also focus on questions submitted by you! After registering, you will have the opportunity to submit questions. Live Q&A will also be available during the webinar and we will do our best to consolidate and identify those questions that will benefit all attendees. This is another of many exclusive AAGLA webinars we are providing to help YOU navigate the sometimes-murky waters and challenging environment of property management. Join us and learn from those who have extensive experience.

The discussion will be moderated by Daniel Yukelson, AAGLAs Executive Director.

Please log in to register. If you have any questions, please contact Events Manager, Diana Alcaraz, via email at We look forward to seeing you. Please continue to stay diligent and be healthy!

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Property Management Panel of Experts:

Kari Negri, CEO, SKY Properties. Kari Negri is the Chief Executive Officer of SKY Properties in Toluca Lake. Throughout her career, Kari has been at the forefront fighting for the rights of rental property owners. Founded by Kari in 1997, SKY Properties offers hands-on, boutique-level property management at a competitive price for multi-tenant property owners. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA) and is a regular contributor to AAGLAs Apartment Age magazine. She also serves as the Co-Chair of AAGLAs State Committee and is AAGLAs delegate to the National Apartment Association.

Michael Fiorina, CEO, Total Commercial Real Estate, Inc. Michael Fiorina received his J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law and has over 35 years of in-depth transactional and operational real estate experience. He joined the original Total Companies in 1990 and as its Chief Executive Officer, he oversees the companys entire real estate business. He is a licensed California Real Estate Broker and is an Instructor at UCLA Extension for the School of Business, Management & Legal Programs.

Matt Williams, Principal, Williams Real Estate Advisors. Matt is the Principal of Williams Real Estate Advisors, Inc., a full-service property management company with approximately $150 Million of multifamily assets under management throughout Southern California. Following years of real estate investment and mortgage banking experience, in 2012 he founded Williams Real Estate Advisors, Inc. which now manages 90 properties.


Daniel Yukelson, AAGLA Executive Director. Daniel Yukelson is currently the Executive Director of The Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA). As Certified Public Accountant, Yukelson began his career at Ernst & Young, the global accounting firm, and had served in senior financial roles principally as Chief Financial Officer for various public, private and start-up companies.

Our Sponsors: Thank you to Total Commercial Real Estate, Inc. and Alpha Structural Inc.


Total Commercial Real Estate, Inc. (TCRE) provides professional property and facilities management to a diverse pool of properties. TCREs clientele includes individual investors, family offices, trusts, attorneys, government agencies, banks, private equity funds, and multi-national corporations. They provide superior commercial real estate operating services at every level of our organization by exceeding our client's expectations and outperforming their objectives. Total Commercials competitors aspire to reach what we consider to be our minimal day-to-day deliverables. Each team member is personally committed to conducting our daily business in a manner reflecting these high standards. TCRE prides itself on providing excellent client service and responsive management. They ensure objectives are aligned with those of their Clients. TCRE pledges at all times to be a Company of superior quality, flawless integrity and strong loyalty to our clients, our employees and our vendors. Visit TCRE at:


Alpha Structural, Inc. is a recognized leader in the engineering and construction of foundation and hillside repairs. Having built many custom hillside homes in the 1980s, David Tourj, the Owner and Chief Executive Officer of the company, decided to specialize in foundation and hillside repairs due to the increasing demands for this type of work. Their mission is to engineer and build the most precise, practical and responsible repair for our customers property, in conformance with State and Local Building Codes and with their budget in mind, so that they may realize THEIR goals concerning the correction of their property. Visit them at: