Don’t Overlook These Apartment Essentials

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For many, moving into a new space represents the opportunity to refresh and redecorate the place you’ll call home. While it can be exciting picking out new curtains or choosing a new comforter, it can also be easy to look over some important things. From being prepared for emergencies to making good use of your […]

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Eat, See, & Do Series: Austin Area

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Known by outsiders as the land of cowboys, barbeque, and football, the great state of Texas has much more to offer its visitors and long-time residents. More specifically, the city of Austin has numerous streets to explore and many experiences to be had. Hailed as one of the more health-conscious cities, Austin boasts a temperate […]

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Beyond Pools and Courtyards: Unique Apartment Amenity Trends

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From a convenient location to a comfortable size, every apartment hunter has their own list of deal-breakers and must-haves during the search process. Instead of focusing solely on the specifics of the apartment, be sure to do some research on the available amenities in the community. With options such as an on-site art gallery or […]

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Going Green in Your Apartment

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Below is a special guest post from CORT, a company offering a variety of services from home and office furniture rental to relocation and destination services. When most people think of renovations, they think of adding in new color schemes and furniture pieces to change up the style of their apartment. Renovating can also involve […]

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It Pays to Go Green: How Apartment Communities are Becoming Eco-Friendly

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In the past, “going green” was considered by many as a vague, passing trend for community managers of apartment buildings. Today, environmentally friendly living is a top priority for both renters and community staff, as sustainability has become a widely recognized global matter. From transitioning to energy-saving appliances to limiting water waste, apartment communities are […]

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Eat, See, & Do Series: Boston Area

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For many, sitting down to research a new city to call home can be one of the most daunting tasks. To make things a little easier, check our new Eat, See, & Do blog post series highlighting unique places to visit when exploring your new surroundings. Whether you’re making a big move or simply in […]

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Build Value While Building Relationships: A 12 Month Plan For Resident Retention

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As many apartment community managers already know, what happens in the time between signing the lease to the delivery of renewal papers can play a crucial role in the resident’s decision to stay and call your community “home”. While most renewals are an annual event, it’s an important milestone to keep in mind throughout the […]

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New School Year, No Problem: Welcoming Residents To Student Housing Communities

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As the days of summer come to an end and the start of a new semester is just around the corner, property managers for student communities can make the transition from sleeping in to studying an easy one! Opportunities to socialize, learn about the new community, and show off their school spirit are great ways […]

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