About Us

CEO Paul Malinowski founded Pillar Property Services, LLC, in January of 2000. Over the years, the company has grown substantially, from a very small portfolio to its current size, while continuing to offer excellent service to its clients (owners) and its customers (residents). Pillar’s Vision Statement is as follows:

To be recognized as one of the top professional property management, consulting and brokerage companies in Colorado that focuses on affordable housing and Homeowner Associations.

We pledge to instill:

  • Confidence in our clients by enhancing the value of their assets
  • Pride in our customers who live in our communities
  • Top-of-mind awareness of our professionalism in our present and future stakeholders

We will continually strive to sustain a high level of ethics and honesty toward all, while developing a strong sense of belonging for our employees.

Our slogan is “Affordable Housing…We know it. We live it.”

Pillar currently manages a portfolio of Section 42 tax credit properties and HUD-subsidized properties. A list of our current portfolio is in the Property Management section.

We pride ourselves on our highly competent and well-trained staff.

Paul Malinowski - Pillar Properties CEOPaul Malinowski, CEO, is a Certified Property Manager (CPM®) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He has been a property manager since 1977, a licensed real estate agent in the State of Colorado since 1981 and a broker since 1983. Mr. Malinowski has also provided consulting services ranging from grant writing for a small housing authority to serving as the Section 8 preservation coordinator for the City and County of Denver. Pillar Property Services, LLC, currently manages more than 20 affordable housing developments throughout the state of Colorado, and was recently named the NSP coordinating agency for Jefferson County.

Previously, as Executive Vice-President of Rocky Mountain HDC, Inc., a non-profit corporation based in Denver, Mr. Malinowski purchased property for future development of a 60-unit tax credit development. He also created the property management function of the organization, and managed its development as well as other non-profits’ properties.

As the Executive Director of the Englewood Housing Authority for nine years, Malinowski oversaw the management of that organization’s properties. He also administered the award-winning Project BUILD, a program that purchased underutilized properties for infill development.

Mr. Malinowski also served as the Executive Director of the Grand Junction Housing Authority for 10 years, where he managed 200 HUD-assisted units, as well as the purchase and development of several properties.

In addition, Malinowski managed 15 properties in three states for First Columbia Management, Inc., a management company based out of Seattle, Washington. There, his portfolio included conventional and HUD-assisted properties.

Lori MoraLori Mora, Accounting Manager, has been with the company since August of 2000. Lori’s years of bookkeeping and computer experience have been an asset in performing Pillar’s corporate and property bookkeeping duties. Lori trains all site managers in the Yardi Property Management and Real Page One-Site software programs, as well as in all record-keeping requirements. She’s well versed in all tax credit compliance requirements, and assists Mr. Malinowski in carrying out the day-to-day tasks of the organization. Lori is also a licensed Colorado real estate broker.
Richard McKinley serves as a Senior Property Managerfor the Brothers Redevelopment, Inc. portfolio. He has been with Pillar since 2001, where he began as a Site Manager and Maintenance Supervisor. As a CPM ® candidate through IREM, Richard is highly respected by his colleagues for working “in the trenches” with them.
Nikki Brunswig serves as a Senior Property Manager for a portfolio of Pillar’s properties. She has been with Pillar since 2011. Prior to coming ot us she has extensive affordable housing management experience including several years with Metro West Housing solutions. She also specializes in overseeing the lease-up of new properties.
Rossi BrayRossi Bray serves as a Property Supervisor for several Pillar properties. She has been with the company since 2001, where she began as a Site Manager. Rossi is considered an expert on HUD-subsidized properties, having managed them for more than 20 years. She is also currently a CPM ® candidate through IREM.
Tiffani ThomasTiffani Thomas serves as a Senior Property Manager for several Pillar properties. She has handled new lease-ups, and is thoroughly versed in Section 42 tax credit regulations. Tiffani has been with Pillar since 2005, where she began as a Building Manager. She obtained her CPM® certification through IREM in 2012.
Andrea Pacheco Fluker serves as a Property Supervisor of several of Pillar’s properties. She has been with the company since 2010.