How To Use Color To Enhance Your Apartment Decor

For people that are new to the apartment life, they might feel as though they don’t have many options in the decorating department. But just because you have a limited amount of space and often can’t paint on the walls doesn’t mean you’re stuck in a world of drab and dreary. By incorporating throw pillows, […]

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How to Create Relationships Between Your Apartment Community and Local Businesses

When it comes to creating relationships beyond the bounds of your apartment community, connecting with local businesses can be rewarding on both a financial and personal level for residents. In the eyes of a potential or current resident, offering exclusive deals for local shops and services is not only convenient for them, but another great […]

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Don’t Overlook These Apartment Essentials

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

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

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

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

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

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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