About Birgo

Improving Lives through Real Estate
about birgo

Private Equity Real Estate Investment & Management

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irgo is a fully-integrated private equity real estate firm. Comprised of two unique platforms—Birgo Realty and Birgo Capital—Birgo is on a mission to improve lives through real estate.
In addition to the management of affordable residential & commercial spaces across the Greater Pittsburgh Area, Birgo leads the way for investors looking to gain passive income through private equity real estate funds.
Our desire is to exceed our stakeholders’ expectations— including our investors, tenants, and communities—through service that prioritizes care, transparency, and growth.

What We Do

Fully-Managed
Real Estate & Investments

Birgo is a fully-integrated private equity real estate firm dedicated to helping our community live and grow. We handle everything from property acquisitions and asset management to on-site maintenance, providing both our investors & tenants with unparalleled service. Our in-house service offers our clients peace of mind as we steward their capital and homes according to our values — integrity, excellence, “rhinocerality,” teamwork, vision, and humility.

Brokerage

Buyer and seller representation services for management and investment real estate.

Leasing

Leasing of commercial and residential spaces to short and long-term tenants.

Property Management

Commercial and residential property management services.

Financing

Strategic financing for acquisitions, construction, and tenant improvements.

Development

Acquisitions analysis, ground-up strategies, renovations, and market analysis.

Construction Management

Design and construction oversight, interior design, and staging.

Asset Management

Management & stewardship of investors’ capital for risk-managed real estate investments.

Accounting

In-house ownership and operation of all financial activities.

Tax and Legal

Tax coordination, assessment appeals, and legal & representation services.

Brokerage

Buyer and seller representation services for management and investment real estate.

Leasing

Leasing of commercial and residential spaces to short and long-term tenants.

Property Management

Commercial and residential property management services.

Financing

Strategic financing for acquisitions, construction, and tenant improvements.

Development

Acquisitions analysis, ground-up strategies, renovations, and market analysis.

Construction Management

Design and construction oversight, interior design, and staging.

Asset Management

Management & stewardship of investors’ capital for risk-managed real estate investments.

Accounting

In-house ownership and operation of all financial activities.

Tax and Legal

Tax coordination, assessment appeals, and legal & representation services.

THRIVE with Birgo

From our internal operations to our interactions with investors and tenants, our team institutes our core values to THRIVE in our day-to-day pursuits.

Teamwork

Our team relies on trust and collaboration to make our mission possible.

Humility

Our level of care and conscientious nature allows us to improve day in and day out.

Rhinocerality

We possess the confidence and support to charge forward on each project.

Integrity

Honesty and transparency allow us to create a healthy, productive environment.

Vision

Our forward-thinking mindset makes us ambitious & prepared for what comes next.

Excellence

We walk away each day confident that we have served our community with excellence.

Who We Are

Meet the Birgo Realty Team

Andrew Reichert

Vision

Shannon Reichert

Operations

Dan Croce

Capital Markets

Josh Fischer

Acquisitions

Melvin Novak

IT

Nicole Shirk

People

Michael Russo

Property Management

William Wallander

Acquisitions

Tawnya Sundy

Property Management

Brittany Gonzalez

Property Management

Traci Aberegg

Property Management

Frank Fieser

Property Management

Mark Abbott

Leasing

Evan Sheppard

Property Management

Johanna Knapic

People

Sean Chappell

Maintenance

Alena Mullen

Property Management

Shalyce Rossetti

Property Management

Lauren Ball

Property Management

Allie Thompson

Accounting

Gina Bacola

Executive Assistant

Ed Sateia

Finance

Jenna Gnieski

Marketing

Claudette Minnotte

Property Management

Ethan Reay

Acquisitions

Melissa Lindner

Accounting

Emma Schwarz

Office Assistant

Justin Brown

Asset Management

Fae Scherer

Property Management

Joe Lowry

Accounting

MacKenzie Smith

Property Management

Sue Castle

Property Management

Jill Lyon

Property Management

Brian Robb

Marketing

Marilyn Cupid Downing

Leasing

Curtis McDonald

Leasing

Kim Hosan

Executive Assistant

Lindsay Glover

Property Management

Insights

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Volunteer Opportunities in Pittsburgh

Here at Birgo, we believe in giving back to the communities where we live and work. That's why we've compiled a list of the many places to volunteer at in the Pittsburgh area.
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The Science and Purpose Behind My Sabbatical

Birgo CEO, Andrew Reichert, is taking a month-long sabbatical in August to rest, recharge, spend time with family, and continue to develop a long-term vision for the company.
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Looking for things to do in Buffalo this summer? Birgo Realty has you covered. From games, bar crawls, festivals, to everything in between, Buffalo has it all! Check out this list of upcoming events and start to plan your amazing Buffalo summer!
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Join us as we continue our tour of real estate social media. We’ve already covered RE meme accounts and RE Reddit threads (x2), and we’ve arrived at our next stop: RE Twitter. Twitter has been and continues to be a valuable source for real estate news, advice, and how-tos. Here are the top 10 accounts you should be following.