TAG: reliable property services

Aspen Grove debuts as a national alliance of 10 landscape firms

April 5, 2018By

A holding company for 10 commercial landscaping firms with a combined $180 million in annual revenue has rebranded as Aspen Grove Landscape Group. The holding company, based in Willow Grove, Pa., was previously known as Five Seasons Property Management. President David Fleischner says the alliance “brings together the best landscape professionals from across the country.” The Aspen Grove companies include:... read more

Industry overview: Looking up

December 30, 2015By

Landscape professionals are having a good year—and they expect 2016 to be even better. The numbers are in: It was a good year for the landscape industry. Eighty-five percent of landscape professionals described the state of the market as “very healthy” or “relatively healthy”—up five points from last year, and nearly double the level we reported in 2010. “2014 was... read more

2015 Lawn Care Forum: Agronomic challenges pt. 2

December 10, 2015By

Lawn care operators from our 2015 Lawn Care Forum, including Richard Bare of Arbor-Nomics Turf; Tom Hougnon of Reliable Property Services; and Terry Jungels of Total Lawn Care, talk about agronomic challenges they’ve faced this year. read more

Reliable, TR Gear acquired by Five Seasons

October 16, 2015By

Two Midwest commercial landscape and snow removal companies have been acquired by Five Seasons Property Management. Five Seasons is a new company based in Southeastern Pennsylvania. It acquired Reliable Property Services, based in St. Paul, Minn., in July, followed by TR Gear Landscaping, based in Fairfield, Ohio, late last month. “I look forward to working with these two teams to... read more

Client relations: Straight talk

June 11, 2015By

Three LM150 contractors share their customer relations efforts. Client relationships will make or break a company, landscape professionals agree. So it’s important to listen, be proactive and meet expectations. Three professionals from the LM150 list share how they’ve grown their businesses by focusing on client communication. Landscape Workshop Birmingham, Ala. To get a real sense for what clients want, J.T.... read more

Reliable, Lawn Ranger form partnership

November 5, 2014By

Two large landscape and snow service providers in the Twin Cities are now working together. On Nov. 1, Reliable Property Services formed a strategic partnership with Lawn Ranger of Eden Prairie, Minn. Reliable, based in Eagan, Minn., picks up key staff and assets from its former competitor. Terms were not disclosed. “We’re excited about this opportunity and we think it will... read more