Monday, April 29, 2013
Dear Apartment Industry Colleagues,
It has been a tough month since the last edition of the Capitol Update. Much has occurred both inside and outside the halls of the Congress that impacts the apartment industry on levels both personal and political.
The Boston bombings affected the apartment industry on a very personal side. One of those seriously injured by the bombings is one of our own....
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Before Oprah went off the air to spend more time with her invisible boyfriend, Stedman, the talk-show queen had an annual “Favorite Things” segment. During this holiday special, Oprah channeled her inner Maria von Trapp and presented audience members with her favorite goodies from the past 12 months, as well as trendy items for the coming year.
Here at units Magazine, we don’t have the budget to...
Monday, November 26, 2012
My previous blog focused on what happened in New Jersey as a result of Superstorm Sandy.
The event was devastating, and served as a reminder to the entire industry about the importance of having an Emergency Preparedness plan in place in the event that such a disaster strikes your area.
Following are a few “lessons” we learned during this recovery process:
Make sure your communication network...
Thursday, November 15, 2012
A holiday party is a hot mess.
Whether it’s a gathering with friends or family, such celebrations seem to involve more beer than cheer; more inappropriate passes than clinked glasses. The single guys and gals become painfully aware of just how alone they truly are—and, if you’re me, search the premises for a sprig of mistletoe, the likes of which apparently only exists in Sandra Bullock movies...