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The Buildium Story
Learn the Buildium story and why we still work hard each day to help property managers reach great heights with their businesses.
Barbara Ballinger
| 5 min. read
Property manager Q&A: Communicating your property rules
A few weeks ago, we shared with you some tips and tricks for setting rules in your community. Since the summer officially kicked off this weekend, we’re sure there was no shortage of rule breaking in your community:...
Case Study: Vantage Heights HOA
When a wildfire broke out in the foothills of Colorado Springs, homeowners at the Vantage Heights HOA were forced to evacuate their homes. 17 of the 30 homes in the association were destroyed by fire. Residents were able...
Case Study: Impulse Property Management
Bobby Russo bought Impulse Property Management in order to spend more time with his family. Little did he expect the disorganized mess he was inheriting—with angry tenants and owners and an accounting system in tatters. Within one month...
Case Study: Annapolis Property Services
Peter Cook and his team at Annapolis Property Services use Buildium to reduce non-sales-related call volume by up to 35%, cut maintenance request response time by 80%, and pay out $500,000 to 300+ property owners electronically in less...
Jim Gallant
| 6 min. read
Why would this property manager run an extended stay motel?
“Honey, I bought a motel.” No, we’re not talking about a new kids’ B movie. Instead this is the story of Travis Martinez, a property manager and REALTOR® who rescued a failing motel, spruced it up, and turned...
Jo-Anne Oliveri
| 7 min. read
How I started in property management: Jo-Anne Oliveri
Property manager Jo-Anne Oliveri shares how she reentered the workforce and discovered her true passion in property management.
Bobby Russo
| 3 min. read
From road warrior to property manager: How Bobby Russo started in property management
Property manager Bobby Russo shares why he ended one career as a "road warrior' and started a another one as a property manager.
Laurie Mega
| 9 min. read
6 steps to harness the power of hyperlocal social media marketing
According to Buildium’s 2021 State of the Industry Report, almost 54 percent of community managers used social media as a means to communicate and market in 2020. It’s an often overlooked tool for PMs to engage current residents...
46 min. listen
Episode 21: What’s in your marketing funnel?
Property management marketing is tough work. A lot of times for property management businesses, it can take a backseat to other pressing needs. Getting the nuance just right during trying times also isn’t easy; but, at the end...
32 min. listen
Episode 20: The unexplored side of virtual ft. Amir Frank
Whether we like it or not, the pandemic created the necessity to do business in new ways—and further jolted the adoption of virtual technology. While virtual tours of rentals are nothing new, there’s a whole world of possibilities...
Laurie Mega
| 13 min. read
All the elements of a healthy property management website
You need a property management website. It’s as simple as that. A property management website no longer a simple page that advertises your services. It’s a way to manage your business through owner and resident portals. It’s a...
Tony Maiella
| 6 min. read
These 10 property management blog posts capture the story of 2020
The desire to stop talking about 2020 (even on a property management blog) is a sentiment that I think we all share as we inch towards the start of the new year. With a vaccine rollout around the...
Laurie Mega
| 7 min. read
Association management trends: COVID-19 and beyond
The pandemic and its domino effect on the economy, government regulations, and our relationship with technology have created big changes in the way property managers do business. From contactless everything to sanitizing protocols to support for struggling residents,...
34 min. listen
Episode 19: What investors want ft. Jesse Fragale
We think of The Property Manager Podcast as a lively conversation about our industry. And conversations are more interesting when they bring together different perspectives. For Episode 19, we added a fresh perspective—that of the real estate investor,...
Laurie Mega
| 8 min. read
4 steps for setting your property management marketing budget
The end of the year is fast approaching, which means it’s time to start putting together your budget for 2021. Allocating money for fixed costs like payroll and software is pretty straightforward. But it can be a bit...

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