Courtney Gaines,Strategic Advisor

Courtney Gaines

Strategic Advisor

Courtney serves on Upside Avenue’s Investment Committee as a Strategic Advisor, providing expert guidance on property management and property selection. As an expert in property management, she brings deep understanding of operations and markets, which allow us to see risks and opportunity for upside that others may miss.

With over two decades of experience in multi-family housing, Courtney has managed the lease of nearly 50,000 garden, mid-rise and high-rise units across the west, mid-west and south-western United States.  Courtney’s career includes service as Director of Management at Westwood Residential, overseeing 14,000 units, Regional Manager and Senior Development Analyst at Riverstone Residential Group, overseeing 28,000 units, and Senior Regional Manager for Laramar Group.

She, concurrently serves as president for Upside Avenue’s sister company CLEAR Property Management, overseeing 4,000 multi-family units. Courtney carries double BA’s in Government and History from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, TX.  She is affiliated with the Texas Apartment Association and local chapters in Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston.