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Turning your apartment complex into a community

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on 10/2/18 9:12 AM

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Topics: Real Estate, Multifamily

How apartments are going green

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on 9/27/18 10:19 AM

For a multitude of reasons, we all need to start being a little nicer to our home. We're talking about the home we all share — Earth! We've got some tips for how you can help keep cleaner from the comfort of your very home.

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Topics: Mobility, Design, Multifamily, Smart Cities, Real Estate

How to pick the right tech for your office

Posted by Guest Blogger on 9/13/18 11:51 AM

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Office refurbishment projects are incredibly important for keeping businesses current, improving the performance of employees, and even in attracting new recruits. In fact, a fifth of current 18- to 24-year-olds admit they have rejected a potential employer due to unimpressive office design and outdated amenities.

Inspiring this younger generation often requires integrating modern technology and undertaking a refurbishment project can provide the ideal opportunity to reassess current tech and consider new additions. 

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Topics: Corporate Workplace, Real Estate, Commercial

What do you do when rent prices become too much? Get more roommates.

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on 8/28/18 9:39 AM

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Rent is a word that we have come to hate and fear. The average cost of living in America has increased from last year with Manhattan at the forefront, followed by Los Angeles and Washington, DC. Just last year a Pew Research study discovered that more young adults were moving back home after graduating and staying for longer periods of time than previous graduates. 

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Topics: Mobility, Multifamily, Smart Cities, Real Estate

How to highlight your property's assets

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on 7/26/18 9:00 AM

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Property managers know how important lease-up rates are — it’s a huge part of the job, after all. But not every apartment just sells itself with its location! We've listed a couple of ways you can up the ante if your property isn't conveniently located within walking distance of public transportation options. 

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Topics: Mobility, Design, Real Estate, Multifamily

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