Newton, MA – March 30, 2020 – The Barkan Companies, a privately-owned group of five related real estate businesses with expertise in full-service property management, accounting and financial services, development consulting, and affordable housing compliance, is pleased to announce that Igor Vinokurov has been promoted to General Manager of Barkan Compliance Solutions, the company’s consulting services for the public and affordable housing sector.
In his new role, he will be responsible for overseeing the compliance department and staff, increasing the profile of Barkan Compliance with the goal of expanding the division’s portfolio of affordable housing communities, assisting with the creation of a training/coaching program for new and existing managers, and improving client service.
Vinokurov joined Barkan in 2018. Formerly, he worked as an Assistant Property Manager and Property Accountant for Beacon Communities, LLC, a South Boston-based real estate firm that develops, invests in, and manages a wide range of multifamily housing. During his four-year tenure, he performed recertification for Public Housing, Tax Credit, PBV, and Section 8, conducted property inspections, created budgets, maintained records, and facilitated all requests for financial information required by auditors, investors, and outside agencies.
“Igor has been an important part of our team as we have worked to grow Barkan Compliance Solutions,” said Cynthia Howe, SHCM, CPO, FHC, Vice President of Barkan Management Company. “As we have expanded, we remain committed to providing the highest and most comprehensive level of assistance to our clients and this includes remaining up-to-date with new procedures and policies. Igor’s experience and expertise and interpreting and implementing these new directives make him one of the most respected and trusted individuals in the industry. We are thrilled to elevate his professional responsibilities.”
About the Barkan Companies
The Barkan Companies are a privately owned, diversified group of real estate businesses with a solid record of success. Since 1964, Barkan has established itself as an industry leader in the residential real estate sector encompassing five related real estate service businesses, including property management and accounting, renovation, development and affordable housing compliance, Barkan has the proven abilities and expertise in a single organization to satisfy the most demanding requirements.