Author: Jason Randall

Jason Randall is the President and Chief Executive Officer of AppFolio and serves on its board of directors. Jason is focused on building a long-term successful company, cultivating a thriving team and ensuring the company delivers solutions that provide great impact to its customers and their business ecosystems. Jason has been a member of the AppFolio Leadership Team since 2009, serving in various executive-level product and strategy positions, including Senior Vice President of AppFolio Property Manager. Under Jason’s leadership, AppFolio has been listed as a Glassdoor Best Places to Work and as Fortune’s #1 Fastest Growing Company. Jason has served in various leadership and product development capacities at other SaaS companies, including Citrix Online (merged with GoTo). He has been named to the Glassdoor Top CEOs list twice. Jason received a B.S. in Environmental Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

‘Together @ AppFolio’: Our Approach to Workspace and Collaboration

More than 15 years of transforming the real estate industry and serving our unique customer base has taught our team…


A Message From Our CEO Regarding COVID-19

At AppFolio, we have always taken pride in our customer-first mission. Today, as the COVID-19 situation continues to rapidly evolve,…

Has Rent Hit the Ceiling? Our Take On The Recent Harvard Rental Study

According to a recent study, America’s Rental Housing, conducted by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, 35 percent of all households are renters and 21 million of those renters pay more than the recommended 30 percent of their income on rent. The conclusion many have taken based on these numbers? That a significant amount of people are renting and paying far more than they should be. While many of the points within the study were valid, we wanted to give our take on the data and dig deeper into what our customers are experiencing in the rental market firsthand in various metros.

The Future of Property Management

Maybe you’ve heard the quote, “The key to success is often the ability to adapt.” As VP of Product Management here at AppFolio, I track the major industry trends that affect the property management business. Below I’ve outlined some “mega trends” that I see evolving in the next 5 to 10 years.

Property Management Happens Everywhere with the iPad

The iPad is here, and property managers love it! AppFolio is excited too, and we’ve put together a list of ways you can use the iPad with AppFolio.

The Top 10 Ways Property Managers Can Improve Their Business with the iPad and AppFolio: