About Us


At Signature Management, it is our mission to deliver unparalleled excellence in service and value to our partners.

  • Signature Management was founded in 1996 and has developed and managed Conventional Class A, B, C and Tax Credit communities.
  • Signature Management is a privately held, diversified real estate company with expertise in managing, financing, and developing multi-family communities.
  • Signature Management has managed over 30 communities in AL, TN, NC, FL, SC, and MS. Our professional team welcomes the opportunity to improve the value of your assets.
  • We pride ourselves in being one of few companies that can boast 100% excellence on all Tax Credit audit scores for the past 14 years.

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Chuck Smith, President & Owner

Prior to founding Signature Management Corporation in 1996, Chuck developed a number of multi-family properties in the Metro-Atlanta market as a joint partnership with his brother, Mike L. Smith, called Universal Development Corporation. Signature Management was initially formed to manage Chuck and Mike’s own assets, eventually moving into third-party management.


Mike B. Smith, Chief Executive Officer

Mike co-founded Signature Management in 1996 to manage the portfolio of UDC-developed housing communities in Georgia and has since been responsible for oversight of the development, construction, and management of up to 7,800 apartment homes. Mike serves on the board of the Atlanta Apartment Association, NAHB/HCCP Board of Governors, AAA Political Action Committee, and the Georgia Apartment Industry Education Foundation.