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Robin Young
| 9 min. read
4 property management industry trends to watch in 2021 [Research]
Property managers have been on the front lines of every challenge that the rental market has faced in 2020. They’ve been stretched thin trying to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within their properties, while simultaneously trying to avert...
Laurie Mega
| 6 min. read
5 unexpected services to create new property management revenue streams
We don’t have to tell you that 2020 has been a big year of change for property managers. This year, more than any other, property owners are looking to their property managers to go beyond the usual run-of-the-mill...
Stephen Fishman
| 47 min. read
2020 Tax Guide for Property Managers
2020 has gone differently than anyone predicted—and tax regulations that affect property managers have followed suit. In an effort to stave off economic devastation in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, Congress revised the nation’s tax laws again a...
32 min. listen
Episode 17: Behind the numbers of the 2021 Industry Report
Welcome to Season 3 of The Property Manager Podcast! This go-round, we’ll be welcoming property managers like you, subject matter experts, influencers making noise in the space, and those at the top companies that impact your world. In...
Amanda Maher
| 9 min. read
11 key performance metrics every property manager should track
The property management industry is highly fragmented. Some companies have only a few employees, some operate independently, and others have massive portfolios. No matter your business size or plans to scale, it’s important to stay on top of...
Laurie Mega
| 3 min. read
The new 1099-NEC and what it means for property managers
2020 is almost over (thank goodness) and that means it’s about time to do your 1099s for your property management business. But this year, there’s a brand new IRS guideline to know about: the 1099-NEC. Up until this...
Laurie Mega
| 8 min. read
Owner communication strategy: 4 tips to say it at the right time in the right channel
Keeping the lines of communication with your owners open is, of course, essential. You’re constantly making sure they know what’s going on with their properties, rent rates, vacancies, turnover, maintenance, emergencies, compliance…the list of property management communications goes...
The 2021 Industry Report
Looking for the most up-to-date research? View the most recent Property Management Industry Report here. 2020 has been a year like none other. Everything we know has been turned upside-down, and it’s hard to name a business that...
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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...
Laurie Mega
| 9 min. read
Property management templates for just about anything
Get templates for just about any scenario to keep your business running like a well-oiled machine—whether you’re starting a property management business from scratch or simply looking to fill some gaps in your process.
Jake Belding
| 15 min. read
Leasing technology playbook: Digital experiences to attract your ideal residents
Learn the specific ways technology can help you create the kind of experience you want to deliver for both you and your applicants.
Laurie Mega
| 6 min. read
Enhancing the application process: Secure and simplify applications with digital tools
How many rental applications does your team see in a week? A month? A year? And how many of those applications turn into quality residents? Solid listings placed across social and rental sites will bring in plenty of...

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