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National Multifamily Report - September 2019
National Multifamily Report - September 2019
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsIvyLee Rosario, Multi-Housing News Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 15, 2019
Despite a 20 basis-point decline in year-over-year growth, the market remains healthy, according to a Yardi Matrix survey of 127 markets.
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Industry News
5 Important Fall Maintenance Jobs For Property Managers
5 Important Fall Maintenance Jobs For Property Managers
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsJournal Staff, Yardi Breeze Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsSeptember 26, 2019
It’s officially autumn, and we’re truly falling for this weather. (Putting that line in the “keeper” folder.) As nice as it is, we’re less thrilled about the extra maintenance that comes with leafy clutter and pre-winter preparations. But no matter how we feel about it, there’s work to be done!
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How to Boost Your Apartment Tenant Retention
How to Boost Your Apartment Tenant Retention
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsKelsi Maree Borland, GlobeSt.com Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 4, 2019
Tenant retention is a crucial way to drive value at an apartment building. There is a big cost to turning a unit, and reducing those costs can result in significant operational savings.
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Seattle City Council Members Want City Rent Control
Seattle City Council Members Want City Rent Control
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsThe Editors, Rental Housing Journal Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsSeptember 24, 2019
Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant has held a special city council committee meeting to formally present her draft plan and ordinance for rent control in Seattle.
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Money For Nothing: Getting the Most From Your Tenant Settlement Strategies
Money For Nothing: Getting the Most From Your Tenant Settlement Strategies
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsBrad Kraus, Rental Housing Journal Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 1, 2019
I’m amazed by the number of landlords who give money or rent concessions to tenants, thinking they just settled a dispute, only to find themselves at the wrong end of subsequent claims for those same disputes.
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5 Tenant-Friendly Amenities that Increase your Profits
5 Tenant-Friendly Amenities that Increase your Profits
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsHolly Welles, Rental Housing Journal Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 14, 2019
Tenant-friendly amenities, those that attract and keep high-paying tenants, are a must in today’s rental housing world – but some features cost so much to add that it’s difficult to recoup your investment.
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Are You Prepared to Navigate Holiday Decor Challenges in Your Community Associations?
Are You Prepared to Navigate Holiday Decor Challenges in Your Community Associations?
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsMegan Eales Monroe, Appfolio Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 9, 2019
As the weather cools and leaves begin to change color, festive holiday decorations will start to appear on the front steps of homes in your community associations.
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In the Apartment Amenity Wars a Sense of Community is Most Important
In the Apartment Amenity Wars a Sense of Community is Most Important
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsMariah Brown, GlobeSt.com Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 10, 2019
Asset managers are packing on community-oriented amenities to compete for and retain tenants in their multifamily properties.
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4 Ways you can Spot Water Damage Early in Your Rentals
4 Ways you can Spot Water Damage Early in Your Rentals
Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsThe Editors, Rental Housing Journal Summerfield Management - October Industry NewsOctober 8, 2019
Water damage in your rental can be a small annoyance or a really big problem. So the hot maintenance job lately has been around water damage and leaks, perhaps due to the recent wet weather in several parts of the country, according to Keepe.
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