Posts By: Access PM

Access Property Management Names New President

Alex Scheffer

Flemington, NJ—September 25, 2020—Access Property Management has named Alex Scheffer its new president following the unexpected death of his father and mentor, the firm’s founder, and CEO Wayde Scheffer on July 6, 2020. Mr. Scheffer joined Access Property Management (APM) in 2010 after receiving his BS in Economics from Penn State University.  While at APM…

In Memory of Wayde Scheffer

It is with deep sorrow that we inform you of the sudden death of Wayde Scheffer, President and CEO of Access Property Management. Our hearts and thoughts are with his family during this difficult time. While some of you may not have met Wayde personally, know that he was fully engaged and aware of every…

Coronavirus Information & Updates

Access has developed an internal plan consistent with recommendations set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization concerning COVID-19. Due to the fluidity of the situation, our offices may, at times, be short staffed or office coverage staggered. In the most extreme circumstances, individual offices may be closed… Read more »

APM Celebrates 30 Years by Giving Back

Founded in 1989 by Wayde Scheffer, Access Property Management (APM) offers high quality and knowledgeable property management services to communities throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. APM embraces the philosophy that not only does each board and every community have specific needs, but so do the members of those communities. As APM celebrates 30 years in… Read more »

Villas at Lamplighter Village receives Gold Star Community Award

It takes a lot of work to receive a Gold Star Community Award and the Villas of Lamplighter Village has done it twice: first in 2015 and renewed in 2018! The Gold Star Community Award, presented by the Pennsylvania and Delaware Valley Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAI), demonstrates that the community uses the…

Cold Weather Expected!

With the extreme cold weather this winter; please remember to take precautions to avoid frozen household pipes. Air leaks in a building can allow a flow of cold air to come into contact with pipes. Unusually cold weather and high winds creates a “wind chill” effect that can cause air leaks that normally may not…

Designations are Important when Selecting a Management Company

How can a board of trustees of an association looking for a firm to provide community management services for their community easily narrow down the field of potential candidates?  Furthermore, there are many companies to choose from.  So, how do boards distinguish those companies who have truly demonstrated their integrity, professionalism, experience and expertise?   There…

New Jersey American Water Emergency Repair at Raritan-Millstone Water Treatment Plant

Due to an emergency repair at the Raritan-Millstone Water Treatment Plant, New Jersey American Water is urging customers to refrain from outdoor water use and conserve water inside their homes. Customers in affected areas may experience low pressure or discoloration and or cloudy water while repairs are being made. New Jersey American Water estimates the…

Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire

Name of product: Kidde dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms – models PI2010 and PI9010 Hazard: A yellow cap left on during the manufacturing process can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the smoke alarm’s ability to detect smoke, posing a risk of consumers not being alerted to a fire in their home. Remedy: Replace…

Pay It Forward

What would you do if you were given $50 and the only condition was that you had to pay it forward? Over the past few years, Wayde Scheffer, President and CEO of Access Property Management has asked this question to his employees. At the company’s annual holiday party, Mr. Scheffer presents every employee with an…