Renee M. Savage, CPM, CCIM
IREM Senior Vice President
Capital Growth Properties, Inc., AMO
Renee M. Savage is a Senior Vice President of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). She has worked in property management in San Diego for more than 26 years and currently is the senior vice president of property management for Capital Growth Properties, Inc., AMO.
She oversees the activities of seven regional property managers, along with their teams and the accounting department, with responsibility for managing over 115 residential and commercial properties in San Diego County. She also has oversight for all aspects of insurance, insurance claims and legal matters related to the properties in her portfolio and the corporation overall. She also develops policy and procedures for her department and the corporation and is in charge of various human resource functions.
Savage earned her CPM designation in 2002. She has long been active in IREM’s San Diego Chapter, she has served in numerous chapter leadership positions, including that of president. She has been honored as the chapter’s “CPM of the Year” and has been the recipient of its “Presidential Achievement” and “Exceptional Contribution” award. Savage also has served IREM at the national level as a member of its Governing Council, as a regional vice president, and in leadership positions on IREM’s Student and Academic Outreach Advisory Board, Industry Award Program Work Group, Minimum Standards/Best Practices Task Force, and REME Awards Advisory Board.
In addition to her IREM affiliation, Renee has been active in the San Diego County Apartment Association, has served as its president and in other leadership positions, and has been honored with several of the association’s awards. She also is a member of the CCIM Institute and its local chapter, holds the designation of Certified Commercial Investment Member conferred by CCIM and maintains a California Real Estate Salesperson’s license.
Savage was recognized as a “Who’s Who in Real Estate” by the San Diego Transcript in 2009, and was honored by IREM in 2013 as a “Woman Changing the World of Real Estate Management.” She has been involved with the Burnham Moore Center for Real Estate at the University of San Diego, serving as a mentor in its Real Estate Mentorship Program and as an instructor of real estate management classes in the center’s graduate program. She graduated from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.
Savage is a member of IREM San Diego Chapter 18.