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Tony Maiella
| 7 min. read
Buildium Blog post #1,000: Technology that lives with us
Editor’s note: It’s hard to believe that this is the Buildium Blog’s 1,000th post, and that we’ve been publishing content for over 10 years now. In that time span, it’s also mind-boggling to conceive how much technology has evolved with us...
The 2018 State of the Property Management Industry Report
Looking for the most up-to-date research? View the most recent Property Management Industry Report here. “Never make your business a ‘business’—it’s a home for the resident and a retirement account for the owner. Keeping it personal makes all...
Jillian Rodriguez
| 5 min. read
Resident communication preferences are changing—here’s what you need to know
What are you doing to evolve resident communications depending on their age—and why does it matter? Throughout the leasing cycle, how you communicate with residents can make or break your relationship. Property managers always aim to deliver the...
The 2018 Renters’ Report
Looking for the most up-to-date research? View the most recent Renters’ Report here. Right before our eyes, the idea of a “typical renter” is rapidly evolving. Over the last decade, the fastest-growing segment of renters are those ages...
Sean Miller
| 7 min. read
Why tech needs to be more than a novelty in your rental properties
While Generation Z has grown up with the internet, the rest of us didn’t. In spite of that, an average of 87 percent of Americans use it, and more than three-quarters of us own a smartphone. Computers have evolved from devices...
Sarah Pallatroni
| 1 min. read
This week in property management news: April 16, 2018
The crucial skills that bring success in property management; 12 creative ways to add value to apartment buildings; how to handle suspicious service animal requests; and 8 steps to prepare your rental properties for showings. Finding Success as...
What to Watch in 2018: 7 Predictions for the Housing Market & Property Management Industry
As a property manager, the day-to-day responsibilities that demand your attention can be all-consuming. It’s rare that you get the chance to press ‘pause’ on the tasks in front of you and shift your focus to the larger...
Sarah Pallatroni
| 1 min. read
This week in property management news: April 9, 2018
Ways to improve your communication methods as a property manager; how to best accommodate disabled tenants; the pros and cons of including utilities in rent; accelerating rents making future home buying less attainable for renters; and how to...
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Jake Belding
| 5 min. read
How can property managers navigate rental bidding wars?
Note: The information provided below does not intend to constitute legal advice. All information and content below are for general informational purposes only. The pandemic has caused the rental market pendulum to swing wildly, especially in large cities....
Jake Belding
| 5 min. read
Everything you need to know about renewal screening checks (and why you should never skip them)
Keeping the residents you already have is almost always the easiest, most cost-effective way to keep revenue flowing in. When renters want to renew their lease, it seems like a no-brainer. But, there’s a catch. Rushing into a...
Robin Young
| 8 min. read
The shift from Accidental Landlords to Small-Portfolio Investors, and how property managers can win their business
Have you noticed a change in the type of owner clients who are seeking out your expertise over the last few years? In the surveys of hundreds of rental property owners that we run each year, we’ve been...
Laurie Mega
| 6 min. read
Is time for you to offer a resident benefits package? Here’s why you should
There was a time when resident benefits packages existed only in the world of luxury apartments and rental homes. Now, however, rental properties of all types offer benefits packages to their residents. Google “resident benefits packages” and you’ll...
Robin Young
| 30 min. read
The Property Manager’s Guide to Attracting & Retaining Small-Portfolio Investors
The population of small-portfolio investors is the largest it’s been in at least a decade. And even though a growing market signals new opportunities, not all investors share the same goals. For example, 1 in 2 rental owners...
Robin Young
| 30 min. read
The Property Manager’s Guide to Attracting & Retaining Accidental Landlords
The Accidental Landlords who remain in the rental market in 2022 aren’t necessarily the same ones you’ve worked with in the past. While they may still have personal reasons for owning their rental property, nearly half of Accidental...
Laurie Mega
| 7 min. read
Striking the balance: Fielding communications without inundating your staff
Ask property managers what they spend most of their time doing each day, and they’ll probably say talking on the phone (or answering emails, or texting).  Connecting with residents and owners is always important, sometimes stressful, and, when...
James Barrett
| 6 min. read
The 7 best rental listing sites for property managers
2021 was a wild year for Internet Listing Services (ILS) companies like the Zillow Group, Zumper, and Apartments.com owner CoStar. Tenant Turner looked at inbound lead data from 2021 and found that the vast majority of leads nationwide...

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