Property managers are responsible for providing safe and healthy conditions for their tenants. Rental property safety includes keeping tenants safe from physical harm from insecure or damaged structures, reducing the threat of criminal intruders that could harm or threaten your tenants, and providing a property that does not negatively affect a tenant’s health.
Every June, National Safety Month brings awareness to preventing injuries in the workplace. Workplace safety is not only a universal business need, it's a government-mandated right. Effectively safeguarding your multifamily property and its personnel is paramount to the health and success of your business.
Summer is just around the corner! the sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and stores are starting to put out their back-to-school supplies. It's time to check off your summer property maintenance tasks! Summer is the time to prepare for the harsher seasons ahead. Tackles these tasks now, because neglecting them could lead to bigger, more expensive, problems later.
Topics: Seasonal Maintenance
Lighting can dramatically change the look, feel and function of a space. In fact, multifamily properties that effectively use lighting can modernize, save energy, reduce costs and drive resident attraction. Lighting is a relatively inexpensive upgrade that can positively influence revenue by 9%. Residents now expect properties to incorporate smart and current lighting to create inviting and environmentally conscious homes.
Quick Turns Get New Residents In Sooner
Getting empty units cleaned, repaired, and refreshed as quickly as possible helps you get new residents in faster and can reduce the loss of rent revenue.
Power your business with the right commercial electric generators from Edge Supply. We carry a variety of portable and standby generators built for use by businesses like yours.
If you are a property manager who has responsibility for older air conditioning systems, chances are you are alarmed by the news that R-22 is being phased out. Does this mean you’ll need to replace a lot of expensive equipment all at once? You’re probably also wondering about the R-22 phase out schedule, along with how quickly you need to act.
Topics: Property Management
A hot trend in multifamily housing is incorporating hotel-level amenities. People spend significant time in the bathroom, which makes bathroom improvements desirable for residents. With a high return on investment, multifamily housing bathroom renovations are a goldmine for property owners. Upgrade bathrooms with hotel-inspired designs to appeal to modern residents.
This year, apartment supply is expected to grow 20%, with demand still going strong. To compete in this market, property differentiation is key. Now that spring is here, community beautification is a timely and effective way to make your property stand out.
On pace to account for more than one third of the adult population by 2020, millennials stand as the single largest group of applicants looking for places to live. This makes them the greatest potential pool of renters currently on the market.