Monday, July 27, 2015
Fall is almost here meaning that the year is about three quarters of the way done. That means that it’s time for that most wonderful of occurrence: Next Year Budgeting!!!!! (YAY?)
An important task to undertake in preparation for next year’s goals is to inspect the community. It’s an easy thing to say “I walk the property every day when I pick up trash or show a prospective resident the...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Summer is in full swing and residents are making use of the water in the pool. It’s possible that the water is having a hard time keeping its “sparkle." Before grabbing one of the myriad of products available on the market that can clarify, or clear up dull water, try these ready solutions:
Clean your filter media. Whether the system is sand, cartridge or diatomaceous earth (DE) the filtration...
Friday, June 19, 2015
Keeping residents happy can make life a lot easier for property managers – from minimizing angry calls or emails to increasing retention and occupancy rates. More often than not, things like rent, square footage and location have the biggest influence.
But thinking critically about how to go beyond those top priority “must-haves” can set you apart from competitors and have a lasting, positive...
Monday, June 8, 2015
Shhhhhhhhhhp. It’s a common sound for anyone whom has been around a toilet. Chances are you have heard the sound before and possibly ignored it because the toilet still flushed.
Shhhhhhhhhhp. A maintenance technician will often walk towards a bathroom and hear the resident exclaim: “It’s about time someone made that toilet shut up!!! You know it’s been making that sound for over a month...”...