Friday, June 15
You Conquered the Lease Up! Now What?
In 2017, more than 320,000 new construction apartment units came online across the U.S. The rising demand for apartments has created intense competition between communities, especially in urban infill areas. The new lifestyle-oriented, mixed-use developments can pose a daunting challenge to maintain the satisfaction of the residents, commercial tenants and the lifestyle that both demand. Learn how to define and overcome these challenges, design a plan to help build a strong resident lifestyle and proactively prepare your community to compete against the new product entering the marketplace. (FRI-A03)
Speed Round: Not Your Grandma’s Senior Living: Trends, Innovation and Technology
Competition is fierce for the lucrative Boomer housing market. Get an insider’s view of the award-winning designs, amenities and programming fueling today’s best senior living communities. Forward-thinking owners, developers and designers are mining innovations and technology from premium resorts, hotels and condos and turning senior living communities into desirable destinations. Bring paper and pen so you don’t miss the success-driven solutions and knock-your-socks-off strategies to win over the hearts of seniors residents. (FRI-B07)
The Future of Resident Amenities
Rental housing properties are constantly upgrading and changing their services and amenities in an attempt to satisfy the needs and demands of their residents. Did you know that 88 percent of residents would use pet walking services if it were offered at their community? As the resident demographic changes, so does the spend of disposable income, ultimately affecting your apartment communities’ bottom lines. Learn how you can delight your resident and increase retention while meeting the ever-changing demands. (FRI-C01)