Industry News | Wk of April 15

Industry News | Wk of April 15

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS Amenities War Might Not Be The Best Student Housing Strategy Amenities make a big splash and provide Instagrammable moments. But some developers and school administrators are rethinking the emphasis of these glitzy additions at student housing communities, instead dedicating their focus to more mundane-but-necessary features.

The ROI From Investing in Company Culture

The ROI From Investing in Company Culture

The ROI of company culture is something that can be measured in both financial returns and intangible benefits. This article discusses why organizations should start investing in culture and the benefits of doing so.

Industry News | Wk of April 1

Industry News | Wk of April 1

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS The Five Biggest Onsite Technology Mistakes Technology implementation should shorten the to-do lists of onsite teams, not lengthen them. That’s according to Jared Miller, chief operating officer of RedPeak, whose rule of thumb when incorporating tech is to ease the burden of the company’s onsite teams.

Industry News | Wk of March 18

Industry News | Wk of March 18

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS For Gen Z, Word of Mouth is Even Louder Gen Z often gets lumped in with millennials when talking about younger generations. But this generation (born 1996 or later) is not simply a continuation of its predecessor.

Industry News | Wk of March 4

Industry News | Wk of March 4

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS Multifamily Construction’s 7 Deadly Sins As apartment operators clamor to unveil their new developments in time to beat the competition and capture a hot market, time is a precious commodity.

Multifamily Offers Unique Opportunities for Career Growth

Multifamily Offers Unique Opportunities for Career Growth

The multifamily industry is unique, in that, once people find a job in multifamily, they end up sticking around for years, and with good reason. The opportunities for growth and development are significant.

How One Developer Makes Smart-Home Tech Pencil Out

How One Developer Makes Smart-Home Tech Pencil Out

Investing in smart home technology in new developments is something that more and more developers are exploring. But early adopters have been the beneficiaries of their initiative and innovation.

Midwest Apartment Market Should See Solid Performance in 2019

Midwest Apartment Market Should See Solid Performance in 2019

  The steady rent growth and solid operating fundamentals found in apartment markets throughout the Midwest hold a considerable appeal for multifamily investors.

Google and ILSs: A Powerful One-Two Punch

Google and ILSs: A Powerful One-Two Punch

There’s a major conversation happening amongst multifamily marketers lately. One where marketing leaders are discussing the merits of Google My Business and their recent enhancements to their local listings.

It’s Time to Make the Change to Automated Renter Screening

It’s Time to Make the Change to Automated Renter Screening

Resident screening is a necessary function of operating apartment communities. What was once a tedious, lengthy and manual process can now be automated through the use of technology.