In case you’ve missed any of the great property management advice, tips, and tricks from the AppFolio Blog and other industry sources this last year, no worries — we’ve got you covered. We’ve put together a short list of our favorite articles to round out the year and kick 2018 off right.

TeamThe Secret to Creating a Successful Property Management Team
While you might be concerned with upgrading your technology, focus on building a healthy team early on, and you’ll have the right foundation for success.

Now Is The Time To Capitalize On The COA Boom
Americans are on a bit of a shopping spree for new homes and apartments, and it’s often a condo in a managed community of multiple units within a common building(s).

Property Managers: 6 Signs You Might Be Breaking the Law
To protect property managers, and renters, consider these common activities that could be illegal.

Hack day cosmosHack Day 2017 – An Engineering Odyssey
AppFolio’s biannual Hack Day took on planetary proportions with “Cosmos – Hack Day Odyssey.”

Housing Market Trends: 2017 Year in Review, 2018 Outlook
Rent growth is expected to soften in the coming year, though the lack of affordable rentals is expected to continue.

How Many Stupid Mistakes Have You Made?
Mistakes happen, we all do it, but this informative and fun read from IREM may help you reduce the number and frequency of goofs.

Renters insuranceThe Importance of Renters Insurance
Find out why it’s worth encouraging your renters to enroll in renters insurance to protect their personal property.

Cheers to a successful and fun 2018!