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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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

8 Things You Didn’t Know About LED Lighting

1. LED stands for light-emitting diode. Unlike conventional incandescent bulbs, LEDs do not have a filament that heats up to provide light. Instead, LED bulbs have a semiconductor that converts electricity into light more efficiently and with less heat. Because […]

Contesting Your REAC Score

If you disagree with REAC’s physical assessment, you may request a review. There are two different processes available to appeal a physical inspection score: a technical review and a database adjustment. Technical Review According to HUD, you may request a […]

Things You Need to Know Before Your REAC Inspection

Providing decent, safe, and sanitary housing for low income residents is one of the primary goals of public housing operators. If you work for a public housing authority or own a property that is required by the U.S. Department of […]

HVAC: Your Preventive Maintenance Checklist

It’s time to be proactive and start thinking about performing preventative maintenance on your HVAC systems—before temperatures begin to rise. By planning ahead, you allow yourself plenty of time to maintain, test, and order repair parts for HVAC equipment, keeping […]

Pros and Cons of Handheld Showerheads

When it’s time to replace or upgrade the showerheads on your property, you have many choices to consider. You’ll want to weigh all the options, including gallons per minute, spray settings, finish, and the handheld feature. You’ll also want to […]