Property Management

Posted on
Brightening Up the Laundry Room

Water costs, increased efficiency standards and new technologies are pushing the laundry room out of the shadows as apartment owners find that this expected service can be turned into a valuable amenity. More

Posted on
Apartment Owner Survey: Constructing the Right Technology Balance

Apartment owners and managers are embracing technology that promises to help them attract and retain tenants, such as high-speed wiring for new and existing apartments. More

Posted on
Marketers Learn to Rely on Internet to Help with Leasing

Online marketing looks as though it’s here stay, despite the hard times suffered by many Internet services. More

Posted on
Leading Apartment Firms Describe Technology Approach

For most apartment firms that still rely on DOS-based property management software, it’s a huge leap of faith to switch to Web-based systems that leading software companies have been touting over the last few years More

Posted on
Owners Turn to Property Management Firms as ‘StrategicPartners’

Ten or 15 years ago, owners typically viewed their management company as a rent collector and a parking-lot sweeper More

Posted on
Leading Developers Pile on High-end Amenities to Attract Tenants

Owners of large apartment communities are bulking up on amenities like never before with the goal of offering residents a package of services that is more appealing than single-family homeownership. More

Posted on
Virtual Filing Cabinets

While the promise of a truly paperless office is still many years away, affordable... More

Posted on
Slashing Energy Costs

Cutting utility costs is a smart way to control operating expenses, and it can lead to a cleaner environment to boot. More

Posted on
Signs of Trouble

It is challenging enough to own and manage multifamily assets in this era when rental increases are marginal and expenses such as real estate taxes, property insurance, utilities, payroll, and other variable costs continue to increase. Dealing with rent delinquencies only makes matters worse. More

Posted on
Keep a lid on operating expenses

Rising operating costs, coupled with years of weak rental demand in many markets, have put pressure on property managers to look for ways to help apartment owners who have been pinched by property expenses. More

RSS
Posted on
2024 Readers’ Choice Awards Open for Nominations

The deadline to enter your outstanding affordable housing developments is April 1. More

Close X