Richard Apell has more than 20 years of experience in real estate accounting, including residential and commercial properties, and he specializes in accounting for cooperative and condominium associations.
Prior to joining Argo, Richard was a controller with a major real estate management company. Over the years, he has developed an expertise in budgeting and cash flow analysis, which has become an invaluable asset to Argo’s management division and its clients. He takes a personal approach to financial management and handles every property and financial issue with an owner’s perspective in mind.
Richard joined Argo in 2000 and is responsible for supervising a staff of 15. He oversees accounts receivable and payable, payroll, billing issues, financial assistance, year-end audits, procuring mortgages for Argo-owned properties, refinancing of Argo’s cooperative properties and assessing energy conservation/cost savings opportunities. He also handles monthly and annual Long Term Capital Funding planning, prepares management reports and reviews annual financial statements for the firm. Richard holds a B.S. degree in Finance and Accounting from Northeastern University.
Outside of the office, Richard enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends. His interests include traveling, golf and music.