Category: Operations & Efficiency

Strategies for Choosing an Insurance Program That’s Right for Your Business

Accidents and damages can happen when managing or owning rental properties. That’s why it’s important to make sure your property…

What You Need to Know About AI and Leasing Operations

Property management relies heavily on the human touch at all phases, from the first introduction to a potential client through…

Apartment Owners & Operators Are Facing Rising Costs, But Staying Ahead in NOI

The buzz about apartment industry property transactions is nationwide and there’s no signs of it slowing. The low-interest rate environment…

It’s Difficult to Prioritize Empathy When Managing At Scale. Here’s What You Can Do.

Property management is typically thought of as the operations that ensure real estate is maintained, both physically and financially. While…

Why Maintenance Techs and Reliable Vendors are Growing Harder to Find

We speak a lot about the staffing challenges facing the property management industry.  A recent NAA survey sponsored by AppFolio…

New Research Reveals 3 Key Insights into San Francisco Renters’ Property Management Expectations

COVID-19 has had a clear and lasting impact on the investment appeal and livability of San Francisco. Although ALN Apartment…

Why Having a Spend Management Strategy Benefits Your Team

It’s no secret that maintaining and upgrading your properties can be a labor intensive, stressful, and costly process. Proper maintenance…

AppFolio Wins Best AI-based Solution for Real Estate

Thanks to artificial intelligence, property management is in the early stages of a technological revolution.  But you may be wondering…

4 Reasons Why Your Single-Family Rental Management Business Needs Mobile-Friendly Software

Managing single-family rentals comes with a different set of challenges than managing multifamily apartment buildings. The physical distance between single-family…

5 Maintenance Areas to Improve Your NOI

Property maintenance and utilities represent some of the largest, most difficult-to-control hard costs at your properties. When managed with outdated…