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Generate More Revenue—Without Adding New Doors
Sometimes, it can seem like adding new doors is the only way to make more money as a property manager. But what if you just don’t have the time, staff, or energy to take on new properties right...
Amanda Maher
| 9 min. read
8 reasons why property management companies fail—and how to avoid others’ mistakes
Property management is a huge but highly fragmented industry. It’s a roughly $58 billion sector in the U.S. alone, and most of the companies operating in the space have only a handful of employees. But while the barriers...
Jillian Rodriguez
| 4 min. read
4 business growth lessons you can learn from your competitors
In business and in life, competition motivates us to do better. In fact, your competitors are among the only people who know the business as well as you do. Taking a tip from their successes (and learning from...
Megan Wild
| 6 min. read
11 retention ideas for property managers to show clients extra love
It’s Valentine’s Day. You might be considering buying flowers and chocolates for your sweetheart… but have you ever thought of using the day as a springboard to showing your clients some love as well? Busy property managers spend...
Stephen Fishman
| 6 min. read
How the new tax law affects your company’s employees
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) passed by Congress last December took effect on January 1, 2018. The new law resulted in the most extensive rewrite of federal income tax rules in over 30 years. Although most...
Robin Young
| 4 min. read
A heartfelt message to property managers from the Buildium team
Here at Buildium, every one of us is a current or former renter. We have to admit: it wasn’t until we started working here that we realized just how difficult property managers’ jobs are—and how much more you...
Lauren Mason
| 6 min. read
Buildium’s latest scholarship cycle celebrates talented STEM students
The most exciting part about being a student in STEM is imagining what our future will look like. After all, the future is left to you and me—what are we going to do to influence it? —Shivani Shukla,...
Amanda Maher
| 7 min. read
Airbnb might just be multifamily’s hottest value-add amenity in 2018
A recent multifamily construction boom has created stiff competition for some property owners and managers. Savvy landlords are taking a two-pronged approach to staying competitive: On one hand, they’re beefing up their amenity packages to lure (and retain)...

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