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.

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.

Industry News | Wk of February 18

Industry News | Wk of February 18

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS Multifamily Developers Crank Up Volume On Music Amenities Apartment communities that thought they had it all with a game room and dog grooming station now have might have to change their tune to keep up.

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.

Industry News | Wk of January 21

Industry News | Wk of January 21

HOT & RELEVANT TOPICS Expect the Unexpected From severe weather, unforeseen power outages and unannounced resident parties that transcend regular volume, onsite teams have to be ready for virtually anything.

How Real Estate Firms Are Helping Federal Workers Survive The Shutdown

How Real Estate Firms Are Helping Federal Workers Survive The Shutdown

As the nation continues to watch the current government shutdown and how others are working to help those in need, the real estate industry is also taking action.