Who We Are

We create communities people are proud to call home.

At 2B Residential, we’re experts in turning apartments into more than places people live – these are places people are proud to call home. How do we do it? It starts with knowing people, locations and trends. It’s about understanding expectations – and always being willing to go a step further for our residents.

That’s what we’ve been doing since 2012. As the Residential Services division of Balke Brown Transwestern, we’re one of the most respected and fastest-growing property management companies in the Midwest, with market-leading properties in St. Louis and Southwest IL. Our portfolio includes 5,400 of the region’s most sought-after residential units – with more added every month.

Since
2012
Well-respected and
fast-growing
5,400
residential units
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Our Team

Our
Leadership
Team
Carla Powell
Vice President

Corporate

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Jeff Hebrank
Vice President

Corporate

Mark Milford
Associate Vice President

Corporate

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Sarah Metzler
Residential Marketing Director

Corporate

Kelli McGuire
Associate Vice President

Mary Grace Brueggemann
Leasing Consultant

Cortona and Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Naomi Tyler
Community Manager

Cortona at Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Trish Hensler
Housekeeping

275 on the Park & The Annex at 275 on the Park

Michelle Basden
Leasing Consultant

Thirteen01 at Hartman Lakes

Christopher Smith
Assistant Community Manager

Lofts at Lafayette Square / M Lofts

Angie Englemeyer
Community Manager

Promenade at New Town

Damien Paul
Maintenance Technician

Clayton on the Park

Dean Duebner
Maintenance Supervisor

1400 Russell

Victor Paulino
Maintenance Supervisor

Villages of Twin Oaks

Ramah Crowell
Community Manager

Cantwell Crossing, Northbrooke Commons and Renaissance Hills

Corey How
Maintenance Technician

5300 Centre

Austin Sweet
Maintenance Supervisor

Cantwell Crossing and Northbrooke Commons

Marley King
Leasing Consultant

5300 Centre

Alyssa Schembra
Assistant Community Manager

Vanguard Crossing

Raul Adams
Community Manager

Clayton on the Park

Tammy Miller
Assistant Community Manager

Springwell Village / Creekside Landing / Alpine Heights

Autumn Hoff
Assistant Community Manager

Cortona and Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Miranda Murphy
Community Manager

The Laurel at Mercantile Exchange

Calvin Williams
Maintenance Supervisor

Piazza at West Pine

Sharon Wright
Assistant Community Manager

Renaissance Hills

Amanda Tharp
Community Manager

1400 Russell

Brooke McGee
Community Manager

Vanguard Crossing

Kaitlyn Smith
Leasing Consultant

Piazza on West Pine

Andre Major
Maintenance Technician

Vanguard Crossing

Kari Borden
Community Manager

Thirteen01 at Hartman Lakes

Tanya Brazier
Housekeeper

Clayton on the Park

Kerri
Housekeeper

5300 Centre

Floyd Ervin
Maintenance Technician

Villas at Crystal Lake

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Josh Walton
Maintenance Technician

Thirteen01 at Hartman Lakes

Amy Miller
Assistant Community Manager

Clayton on the Park

YaVonne Mack
Community Manager

Villas at Crystal Lake

Samantha Fisher
Community Manager

Piazza on West Pine

Chrissy Drury
Community Manager

Villages of Twin Oaks

Katie Kaiser
Social Media and Brand Management Coordinator

2B Residential Corporate

Christina Cochran
Assistant Community Manager

Villas at Crystal Lake

Dena Reed
Community Manager

Springwell Village, Creekside Landing & Alpine Heights

Hannah Tate
Assistant Community Manager

Cantwell Crossing and Northbrooke Commons

Melissa Hall
Assistant Community Manager

The Residences at Forest Park / The Euclid

David Thelen
Maintenance Supervisor

The Laurel at Mercantile Exchange

Taylor Winkler
Assistant Community Manager

The Laurel at Mercantile Exchange

Johnny Merryman
Maintenance Technician

Cantwell Crossing

Nicole Schaffner
Community Manager

5300 Centre

Melissa Jones
Assistant Community Manager

5300 Centre

Nick Brown
Community Manager

The Euclid, The Residences at Forest Park & The Lofts at Lafayette Square

Rejona Knobloch
Housekeeping

275 on the Park & The Annex at 275 on the Park

Carlitos Jones
Maintenance Supervisor

Clayton on the Park

Nick Hayden
Maintenance Supervisor

275 on the Park

Robin Thomas
Community Manager

275 on the Park

Drew Jackson
Maintenance Supervisor

Cortona and Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Laytona K'Nuckles
Housekeeper

Cortona and Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Travis Webster
Maintenance Technician

Clayton on the Park

Sara Kramer
Assistant Community Manager

Villages of Twin Oaks

Samantha Porter
Assistant Community Manager

Cortona at Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

Malissa Ramer
Leasing Consultant

Clayton on the Park

Dan Odom
Maintenance Technician

Renaissance Hills

Keith Farmer
Maintenance Technician

Cortona and Forest Park / Encore at Forest Park

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2B Residential awards

2021

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Multi-site Supervisor of the Year

Mark Milford

Assistant Manager of the Year

Sara Kramer

Maintenance Supervisor of the Year

Calvin Williams

Maintenance Technician of the Year

Cory How

Housekeeper of the Year

Kerri Farber

2020

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Property Management Company of the Year

2B Residential

Property Manager of the Year

Samantha Fisher

Assistant Property Manager of the Year

Genna Korpal

Leasing Associate of the Year

Justin Hallemann

Property of the Year 200+ units

The Villages of Twin Oaks

2019

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Property of the Year

Piazza on West Pine

Multi-Site Supervisor of the Year

Carla Powell

Behind the Scenes Professional of the Year

Sarah Metzler

2018

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Property Management Company of the Year

2B Residential

Property of the Year

Cortona at Forest Park

Assistant Manager of the Year

Sara Kramer

2017

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Property Manager of the Year 1-250 Units

Nick Brown – Parkway Lakeside

Property Manager of the Year 251-400 Units

Mark Milford – Cortona at Forest Park

Leasing Consultant of the Year 251-400 Units

Brooke Pate – Cortona at Forest Park

2016

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

2016 Property Management Company of the Year

Property of the Year (smaller boutique)

Pointe 400 Apartments

Property of the Year (200+ units)

Cortona at Forest Park

Multi-Site Supervisor of the Year < 2,000 units

Carla Powell

Assistant Manager of the Year

Cortona at Forest Park - Sara Kramer

Maintenance Supervisor of the Year

Derrick Jarrett

2015

IREM 2015 Multi-Family Property of the Year (200+ units)

Cortona at Forest Park

City Living - Property of the Year

Cortona at Forest Park

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Marketing Campaign of the Year

Cortona at Forest Park

Property of the Year

Villas at Crystal Lake

Maintenance Supervisor of the Year

Steve Van Horn

Grounds Person of the Year

Vincent Williams

2014

Top 5 New Residential Developments - St. Louis Magazine

Named Best City Living by Alive Magazine

Mark Milford named one of the top local Men of Influence

Park Central - Developer of the Year

Cortona at Forest Park

ST. LOUIS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Community of the Year

Parkway Lakeside Apartment Homes

Property Manager of the Year

Raul Adams (Pointe 400)