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Techin' up to speed: Bringing property management into the 21st century

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on 6/27/18 11:53 AM

These days, potential residents are looking for a building to have everything, to be fully decked out in the latest and greatest technology from Nest thermostats to virtual fitness rooms. But they aren’t the only ones who should be excited about living in tech-forward complexes.

Property managers can also greatly benefit from technological advances in their workplace, creating more time to focus on lease-up and retention. Here are just a few ways it can help.

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Topics: Real Estate

Top 5 ways to market your multifamily apartment building

Posted by Guest Blogger on 5/31/18 10:37 AM

The internet has revolutionized the way property owners can market multifamily apartment buildings. However, it has also created an overwhelming and overpopulated marketplace full of competitors trying to convince potential renters why they need to live in their complex instead of yours.

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Topics: Real Estate, Multifamily, Commercial

TDM101: How property managers can encourage active transportation

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 5/24/18 2:53 PM

Turning the tides toward sustainable habits via transportation demand management requires buy-in from so many different parties.

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Topics: Multifamily, Bikes, Real Estate, TDM

Autonomous vehicles & the future of car ownership

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 5/21/18 1:13 PM

There's a lot of hype right now around self-driving cars, especially in transit-nerd circles. But for the average person not deeply entrenched in every small update, there are a lot of questions. On a scale from "city bus" to "Elon Musk's hyperloop," just how close to reality are autonomous vehicles? And what will they mean for cities, parking requirements, and car ownership?

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Topics: Mobility, Real Estate, Smart Cities

The 5 hottest commercial office trends

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 5/3/18 4:07 PM

The workplace is changing rapidly. The hours people spend at work are increasing (or decreasing, depending on who you ask). The needs of the average worker is changing, and with it are the responsibilities of the modern commercial real estate developer and owner.

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Topics: Corporate Workplace, Commercial, Real Estate

Mobility's impact on multifamily rents

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 4/27/18 10:45 AM

We've suggested before that proximity to public transit is a bigger factor in searching for a multifamily apartment than in traditional home-buying. Now, we've got the data to back it all up.

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Topics: MobilityScore, Real Estate, Real-Time Information, Multifamily, Commercial

TransitScreen partners with EcoDigital Media to expand mobility content

Posted by Team TransitScreen on 4/11/18 3:41 PM

We at TransitScreen are proud to announce a partnership with EcoDigital Media, an industry leader in turn-key digital signage solutions, to bring our real-time mobility content to their network of screens.

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Topics: Mobility, Real-Time Information, Real Estate, Retail, Company News