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Resident Retention Tips: 3 Steps to Successful Service Recovery

No matter how hard we try, there will always be mistakes that affect our residents. In order to right the wrong, we must jump into service recovery mode—especially if we want to be successful property managers.

April 16, 2014 in Property Management
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Revised Labor Figures Bump California Job Creation

The revised job production numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2013 displayed a pronounced geographic pattern: Numbers for California markets were boosted the Northeast and the Mid-Atlantic states were lowered.

March 27, 2014 in Property Management
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Can You Afford to Lose 61% of Your Apartment Residents?

There will always be businesses and services that we would gladly pay more for because of the perceived value. Our apartment residents feel the same way about us: Securing more renewals begins by understanding what is most important.

March 26, 2014 in Property Management
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Stop Toilet Leaks from Flushing Your Money Away

Leaks that go unattended can often lead to larger water loss issues. Fixing or preventing a water leak can not only prevent headaches down the road but save residents and apartment properties money.

March 21, 2014 in Property Management
Tawny Crazy Ant

The Rise of Crazy Ants and How to Fight Back

The Tawny crazy ant is a new invasive species that is spreading damage from Florida to Texas and will have property management and facilities maintenance teams yearning for the good old days when all they had to fight was fire ants.

March 13, 2014 in Property Management
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Why We Need More Gen Ys in Property Management

Everyone has an opinion about Millennials, including when integrating them into the workforce. Regardless of your opinion, Millennials are very capable of making contributions in the workplace and property management companies should learn to embrace them.

March 12, 2014 in Property Management
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Blurred Lines: Multitasking in Multifamily Lowers Productivity

Employees multitasking at meetings or just shunning work responsibilities to check social media not only create challenges for managers, but could cost property management companies money in the long run. One possible solution: some good ol’ fashioned face-to-face supervision.

March 5, 2014 in Property Management
Business Skills Gap

Is the Multifamily Industry Facing a Skills Gap Crisis?

Recent data seems to suggest that multifamily workforces are experiencing a significant “skills gap” with the demands of their current positions and the skills needed to compete effectively in the coming years.

February 28, 2014 in Property Management
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