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Home / Resources / Installing Smart Home Technology in Your Multifamily Building Could Be the Best Decision You Ever Make

Installing Smart Home Technology in Your Multifamily Building Could Be the Best Decision You Ever Make

in Multifamily Building Development, Multifamily Property Management

Turning the lights on with a voice command, setting the thermostat to a comfy temperature before your afternoon commute, and even remotely feeding Fido a treat midday sounds like something out of an episode of The Jetsons. But the truth is, smart home technology is penetrating the housing market at an extraordinary rate.   Smart home tech isn’t just for … Read More

Home / Resources / Your Tenants Will Love These 10 Summertime Events

Your Tenants Will Love These 10 Summertime Events

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As a property manager, you can easily get caught up in day-to-day tasks like writing up leases, fielding package deliveries, and coordinating maintenance requests. While those tedious tasks are critical for tenant satisfaction, don’t underestimate the impact a well-organized event can have on resident happiness. Don’t wait to start planning — summer is the perfect time to bring the community … Read More

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Home / Resources / Build an Irresistible Outdoor Oasis for Your Residents This Summer

Build an Irresistible Outdoor Oasis for Your Residents This Summer

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If you’re a reader of our blog, you know that multifamily renters love smart amenities that can be enjoyed year-round, like package lockers and keyless locks. However, the second Mother Nature lifts the blanket of winter, tenants start dreaming of lounging by the pool and barbeques under the sun. The arrival of summer is the perfect time to put the … Read More

Home / Resources / How To Choose and Seamlessly Implement New Software at Your Properties

How To Choose and Seamlessly Implement New Software at Your Properties

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Software can help property managers and staff save time on tedious tasks like collecting rent, scheduling maintenance requests, and managing package deliveries. But without mindful implementation, new technology won’t reach its full time and money-saving potential. Keep these things in mind as you shop for software and roll it out to your staff. Seek software with a smooth user experience … Read More

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Home / Resources / 19 Ways to Create Buzz Around Your Multifamily Development

19 Ways to Create Buzz Around Your Multifamily Development

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When the conversation surrounding your new multifamily development is quiet enough to hear a pin drop, filling unit vacancies can become an uphill battle. To generate interest in your property, you need to get the public talking from the moment you decide to break ground. We scoured the internet and came up with some of the best tactics to ignite … Read More

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Home / Resources / 5 Pesky Property Management Tasks That Can Be Automated

5 Pesky Property Management Tasks That Can Be Automated

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Property manager: a small job title that encompasses an endless list of responsibilities and daily tasks. With a complex job like property management, it’s only natural to look for ways to increase efficiency in your daily workflow. Luckily, some of the more tedious and time-consuming tasks can be automated with a little help from property management software, package management systems, … Read More

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Home / Resources / Why Property Managers Need to be Concerned with Last Mile Logistics

Why Property Managers Need to be Concerned with Last Mile Logistics

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Say you order something from an online store. Once your order is received, the staff at a warehouse finds the item you ordered, packages up the goods, and puts it on a truck en route to a central distribution center. It’s only after the package is placed into a vehicle for delivery to the final destination that it enters the … Read More

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Home / Resources / Apartment Amenities You’re Guaranteed to Notice in 2018

Apartment Amenities You’re Guaranteed to Notice in 2018

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Swimming pools and treadmills aren’t enough to attract desirable tenants anymore. With so many young people choosing to rent over buying a house, multifamily building owners will have to step up their game. Amenities that will gain more popularity over the next few years will focus on technology, security, and a sense of community, so don’t be surprised if you … Read More

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Home / Resources / What Millennials Look for Before Signing a Lease

What Millennials Look for Before Signing a Lease

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Rental housing is big business right now. According to Pew Research, more U.S. households are renting now than they have at any point in the past 50 years… and Millennials have a lot to do with it. A staggering 65% of Americans under the age of 35 are renters. But the days of renting an apartment just as a cheaper … Read More

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Home / Resources / Renters Are Ready for Meal Kit Delivery, But Is Your Building?

Renters Are Ready for Meal Kit Delivery, But Is Your Building?

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The meal kit industry is booming. In fact, the meal kit industry’s revenue is projected to grow to over $10 billion in 2020 according to Statista. With that kind of rapid growth, you’ll undoubtedly be seeing HelloFresh and Blue Apron packages show up in your mailroom more frequently. And here’s the thing: no facility that caters to a younger demographic … Read More