Property Management

MFEC: Amenities That Span the Generations MFEC: Amenities That Span the Generations

When designing and operating a building, you don’t have to necessarily tailor amenities to one generation or the other, experts said during a panel discussion at the Multifamily Executive Conference on Monday. Read more

MFEC: Maintenance Staff Can be Crucial to Resident Retention

Keeping a current resident satisfied enough to sign a new lease hinges on excellent customer service, experts say. However, the maintenance staff is an integral part of a resident’s living experience and can help or hinder the decision, said panelists at the Multifamily Executive Conference. Read more

Top 10 Student Housing Markets of 2014

As students kick off the school year, Tallahassee has been deemed the largest student housing market in the country, according to a recently released Axiometrics report. Read more

New Apartment Energy-Efficiency Rating Introduced New Apartment Energy-Efficiency Rating Introduced

A new numerical assessment can help multifamily owners quickly and easily understand their buildings' energy usage. Read more

I Was a Multifamily Mystery ShopperI Was a Multifamily Mystery Shopper

I’ve been a renter the past two years and, I have to say, the world looks a lot... Read more

The City is the Amenity: Five Popular Metros For Gen Y

Washington, D.C., Atlanta, New York, Portland and Austin are among the most popular destinations for our nation's largest generation, according to three multifamily mavens. Read more

Click Away Risk: Pre-Approved Buildings Expedite Renter's Insurance

The new online purchasing program pre-approves buildings to be insured. However, it takes a little legwork from a property manager to expedite the process for a tenant. Read more

Axiometrics Says National Occupancy Rate Hits 95 Percent

A new Axiometrics report showing six-year highs in both occupancy and rental rates paints a picture of still-strengthening apartment market. Read more

Cannabis Conundrum: What the New Pot Laws Mean to Multifamily Cannabis Conundrum: What the New Pot Laws Mean to Multifamily

There’s no clear resolution in sight when it comes to the opposing stances between the federal government and an increasing number of states on the issue of marijuana legalization. And many in the multifamily industry are caught in between. Read more

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