Archive for 2016

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The Shocking Cost of Resident Turnover

In the world of apartment leasing, residents come and residents go. According to the NAA (National Apartment Association), resident turnover rates average 51% per year. Here are a few of the main reasons residents choose to move:   So how […]

Top 5 Tips to Make Your Property Safer

As a property manager, the safety and well-being of your staff and residents will always be a top priority. The heath of all people connected to your property as well as safeguarding against potential law suits depends on your vigilance. […]

Going Green: Trend Turned Standard

Nowadays, “green” has become trendy. We see it everywhere and it can be applied to virtually any business model. But this trend is planting deeper roots in our culture and becoming a way of life that is impossible to ignore. […]

Housing Choice Voucher Program and the HQS Inspection

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program is the federal government’s major program for assisting very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. If you are a multifamily housing provider […]

Four of the Most Common Refrigerator Maintenance Calls

Unlike other major appliances, a refrigerator is always on. It’s constantly working and occasionally, things can go wrong. Below are some of the most common refrigerator issues you may be called on to investigate. 1. Weird Noises If you are […]

How to Successfully Market Your Hotel Online

With so many hotel choices available, how do you build brand equity and make sure your property remains top of mind with families, vacationers, business travelers, convention-goers, and sports fans? Whether you are an economy chain, an extended stay property, […]

How to Keep Guests Safe and Sound

Due to recent privacy violation lawsuits that have made headlines, the hotel industry has been forced to take an in-depth look at current security practices in order to address lacking industry standards and move forward constructively to ensure that guest […]

Four Innovative Must-Have Products for Your Property

Interested in saving money, reducing maintenance time, lowering liabilities, and conserving resources at your property or facility? Here are four products that you should consider to improve efficiency and make your job easier. 1. Quick Dam Flood Bags Anyone who has handled […]

Four Innovative Must-Have Products for Your Property

Interested in saving money, reducing maintenance time, lowering liabilities, and conserving resources at your property or facility? Here are four products that you should consider to improve efficiency and make your job easier. 1. MicroFridge® with 1st Defense™ MicroFridge’s updated mini […]

Four Innovative Must-Have Products for Your Property

Interested in saving money, reducing maintenance time, lowering liabilities, and conserving resources at your property or facility? Here are four products that you should consider to improve efficiency and make your job easier.   1. MicroFridge® with 1st Defense™ MicroFridge’s updated […]