Brunoinc is a successful real estate investment and development company with over ten years of experience in the Gulf Coast region. St. Ann Square Apartments which is managed by Brunoinc, currently specializes in development and management of multi-family and commercial properties in the New Orleans metro area. In direct response to the demand for safe, affordable housing for metro New Orleans families, as well as housing for temporary workers who have flocked to New Orleans to aid in the area’s rebuilding, Downtown Development Group and Metro-Wide Apartments were opened.

With the motto of “Bring Louisiana Home,’ Metro-Wide Apartments has worked closely with returning hurricane evacuees, the migrant worker community, FEMA, DHAP, the Archdiocese of New Orleans, the Unity Road Home Program, Catholic Charities, and numerous other non-profit groups to provide affordable housing after Hurricane Katrina and currently.
The Management team of Metro-Wide Apartments is responsible for managing all apartment complexes, duplexes as well as two current commercial shopping centers. With a management philosophy geared towards assisting individuals in obtaining safe, affordable housing, they will bend of backwards to keep their residents happy.


Shawn Collins – Assistant Property Manager

Shawn, who has been with Metro-Wide Apartments since February 2013, has been in the Property Management industry for over 7 years. Previously with the Marsailles Apartments, she managed 85 plus units over the course of 7 years and acted as a liaison between residents and the corporate office. As Assistant Property Manager of Metro-Wide Apartments, Shawn’s background in customer relations and corporate management are utilized every day as she handles resident affairs for all twelve of the Metro-Wide communities.


Christa Goodick - Community Affairs Manager

Christa, who recently joined Metro-Wide Apartments in January of 2014, has been in residential property management since 2000. With her Bachelor's degree from University of West Florida, Christa started in business management and has also successfully managed her own business. Formerly with JMG Realty, Christa oversaw daily operations, her team of leasing agents, and conducted a complete property renovation. As Community Affairs Manager of Metro-Wide Apartments, Christa along with the Maintenance Supervisor and his team, manage daily operations of all twelve of the Metro-wide communities.  


Jody Coates -  Leasing Agent                                                                        

Jody is Metro-Wide Apartments' newest leasing agent. Although not new to the property leasing industry, Jody joined the Metro-Wide team in January of 2014. With six years of knowledge and experience under his belt, Jody is a master of the leasing process from beginning to end. Along with his Associate's degree from Oklahoma State University, Jody has numerous certifications in Real Estate, Fair Housing, and Property Lease computer systems. As a Metro-Wide Apartment Leasing Agent, Jody utilizes his experience, skills and tenacity to successfully transition applicants from clients to residents. 


Paul Cruz - Leasing Agent                                                           

Paul Cruz is Metro-Wide Apartments' veteran leasing agent. With over twelve years of leasing experience, Paul has been with Metro-Wide Apartments since November 2011. With both parents whose careers are in Property Management, Paul brings a wealth of knowledge with his years of experience. Additionally, as Metro-Wide Apartments' bilingual employee, speaking Spanish only adds to his expertise and talent. Paul has certifications in Real Estate and Property Lease computer systems and over two years of experience as a Property Leasing Trainer. As a Metro-Wide Apartments Leasing Agent, Paul achieves success with our residents as well as our Metro-Wide family.