Joseph Figueroa

General Manager of Ocean Bay Apartments

Joseph Figueroa is the General Manager of Ocean Bay Apartments. With over 26 years of experience in property management, Joseph leads the 24-building, 1,395-unit complex through all daily operations, including physical upkeep, client relations, and tenant engagement. In his current role, he oversees a team of two property managers and regularly leads capital improvement and preventative maintenance projects. As an accomplished leader at Wavecrest, he acts as an important liaison for the Executive Management team and works to foster relationships with residents, community organizations, contractors, partner companies, and government officials. He is a Registered Apartment Manager (RAM) and certified in Mental Health First Aid by Thrive NYC.

Joseph joined Wavecrest in 2009 as part of the property management team for Verbena Portfolio, an approximately 5,000-unit portfolio located across New York City. He quickly earned more responsibility at Wavecrest with promotions to Senior Property Manager and then General Manager of Ocean Bay.

Joseph is proud to work for Wavecrest and contribute to their mission – preserving the physical and financial health of residential buildings while improving the quality of life for all residents.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Registered in Apartment Management (RAM) Certification
  • Mental Health First Aid Certification


  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice


  • Tenant Engagement
  • Client Relations
  • Property Management Talent Development