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The 10 Most Influential Women in Multifamily

For the past three decades, women have been climbing the ranks to take top positions at some of the largest companies in the multifamily industry. Here, we honor 10 of the most influential among them.

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Cap Rate Limbo: How Low Can They Go?

Already at historic lows, today's overheated investment environment may yet push cap rates lower this year.

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Lead to Lease: Optimizing Marketing Spend Through Technology

From niche and event-based strategies to content marketing to deep-dive SEO analyses, the art and science of apartment marketing is evolving rapidly.

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Firestarter: Litt Strikes for Change at Underperforming REITs

Is activist investor Jonathan Litt the most dangerous man in the REIT sector?

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Latest News

Investors, Wary of Overbuilding, Take Long Look at Cashing Out
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Investors, Wary of Overbuilding, Take Long Look at Cashing Out

CoStar's Randyl Drummer looks at just how far into cycle we are (late innings),... Read more

Apartment Transactions Fall Dramatically in April
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Apartment Transactions Fall Dramatically in April

After a strong start to the year, multifamily sales fell 37% in April, according... Read more

3 Baby Boomer Housing Must-Haves
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3 Baby Boomer Housing Must-Haves

While blanket statements are impossible for this generation, there are a few... Read more

Affordable Housing Out of Reach for Many Americans
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Affordable Housing Out of Reach for Many Americans

National Low Income Housing Coalition’s annual report shows the mismatch between... Read more

Sen. Isakson, HUD's Metcalf to Speak at AHF Live: Housing Developers Forum
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Sen. Isakson, HUD's Metcalf to Speak at AHF Live: Housing...

The Republican senator from Georgia will share his view from The Hill. Read more

Behr Introduces Behr Pro Collection for Production Painting
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Behr Introduces Behr Pro Collection for Production Painting

Three new formulations offer important features for high-traffic and high-turnover... Read more

Historic Trade School Lifts Community as Loft Apartments
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Historic Trade School Lifts Community as Loft Apartments

The 84 mixed-income units help Massachusetts town continue its post-recessionary... Read more

Luxury Apartments Galore: At What Cost?
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Luxury Apartments Galore: At What Cost?

Too many high-end units are creating an affordability crisis among renters. And a... Read more

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Disruptive Technology MFE recently caught up with some of the sharpest tech minds in the industry—including UDR’s Scott Wesson, Waterton’s Max Peek, Western National’s... Read more
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Latest Commentary

Purchasing 101: How to Standardize Procurement to Benefit the Bottom LinePurchasing 101: How to Standardize Procurement to Benefit the Bottom Line

Having an efficient system in place for buying products and services is crucial to...

Lead Tracking and SEO: What You Don't Know Can Hurt YouLead Tracking and SEO: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You

Lead tracking numbers help determine marketing ROI, but they can also be your...

Good Urban Design Requires Blending In Good Urban Design Requires Blending In

Seamless connections and adjacencies are the foundation of strong mixed-use...

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Technology

Stick-on Electrical Patch Analyzes a Property's Energy Vampires
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Stick-on Electrical Patch Analyzes a Property's Energy Vampires

Power Patch, a new easy-to-install sub-meter, provides a high level of data... Read more

Smart Apartments = Strong Connections
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Smart Apartments = Strong Connections

A new home-automation hub designed specifically for multifamily applications... Read more

Rainmaker, YieldStar, Take Different Paths to RevMan Mobility
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Rainmaker, YieldStar, Take Different Paths to RevMan Mobility

Last week, LRO unveiled its new mobile app for revenue managers on the go, though... Read more

Revisiting Craigslist: How to Post Like a Pro
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Revisiting Craigslist: How to Post Like a Pro

Here are a few tips on how to play by Craigslist's new rules. Read more

The Father of Disruption
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The Father of Disruption

What disruptive innovation could do for the multifamily industry if companies... Read more

3 Key Technology Amenities to Remain Competitive
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3 Key Technology Amenities to Remain Competitive

To keep up with newly built competition, older communities need to keep these... Read more

A Purchasing Tool for Buying Green Where Vendors Come to You
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A Purchasing Tool for Buying Green Where Vendors Come to You

Quantity Quotes, an online resource for bulk buyers, streamlines the purchasing... Read more

Smart Meters Are Water (and Wallet) Savers
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Smart Meters Are Water (and Wallet) Savers

Real-time water-monitoring solutions help keep multifamily property owners from... Read more

Top 10 Tech Stories of 2014
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Top 10 Tech Stories of 2014

From student housing amenities to big data to the internet of everything, check... Read more

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