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Jo-Anne Oliveri
| 3 min. read
Creating soul and personality for your business: Part 1
How do we know what service experience we want our clients to feel if we don’t know what that experience is ourselves? We don’t, so it’s no wonder our industry is mostly confused when it comes to delivering...
Ben Holubecki
| 6 min. read
Set ground rules early with owners and tenants
I’ve always had a lot of respect for professionals who truly learn from their mistakes.  Many of the top companies and executives in the world admit that they have made plenty of them over the years.  What sets...
Geoff Roberts
| 3 min. read
A quick guide to keeping property management records
Keeping records on-hand is important for a number of financial and legal reasons. Just because you’ve paid off an account or a tenant has vacated a unit, it doesn’t mean that you’ll never have cause to deal with...
Geoff Roberts
| 3 min. read
Staff versus software for property management
There’s no doubt about it—of all the business problems you could potentially have, being too busy is certainly not a bad option. However, being too busy can become a problem if you lack the bandwidth to stay on...
Geoff Roberts
| 3 min. read
Choosing the right business entity for your property management business
The business entity you choose for your property management company will affect you in very real ways—especially when it comes to taxation and financial and legal liability. This is a big decision and one that you may want...
Geoff Roberts
| 4 min. read
5 financial ratios every property manager should know
Whether numbers are your forte or not, there are certain ratios and calculations every property manager should understand. Following is a look at five key ratios that apply to your property management business, how to obtain them, and...
Geoff Roberts
| 5 min. read
Making time for "me time" as a property manager
It’s a well-documented fact that Americans take less vacation time than business professionals in any other culture. According to a disturbing analysis in a recent Business Week article, “Americans take even less vacation than the Japanese, the people who...
Geoff Roberts
| 2 min. read
Property management New Year’s resolutions
As 2010 draws to a close, now is a good time to reflect on the past year. Don’t just think about what didn’t work in 2010; also think about what did work. After all, the goal is to...
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Jeremy Ott
| 25 min. read
The 2024 Property Management Industry Report
Jump on next year’s trends now with the industry’s most comprehensive report
Buildium Property Insurance
Join us for a Buildium Insurance Solutions webinar to learn about the various types of insurance you may encounter, the latest offerings from Buildium and how your business can benefit. In this session, we’ll cover: An overview of...
Laurie Mega
| 13 min. read
The ins and outs of HOA reserve fund accounting
If you talk to an association and ask them about their HOA reserve fund accounting, you may hear some pretty unfortunate stories that happened before you arrived; reserve funds that were too low to cover repairs, treasurers who...
Jon Park
| 10 min. read
Spring home maintenance checklist for property managers: 10+ ways to make your business blossom
Frozen pipes, roof damage, and ice dams are all unpleasant side effects of winter. As the weather gets warmer, property managers need to spring into action to ensure that their properties are in the best shape possible. Even...
Laurie Mega
| 9 min. read
Property management certifications that give you an edge
No matter what stage your business is at, this post can help you  learn what property management certifications and licenses out there, who administers them, and how they can help you boost your career.
Webinar: Adapting to a New Reality: Property Management in 2024
Join us for a webinar focused on 2024 property management trends and the tools your team needs to stay competitive, overcome growth hurdles, and deliver an unparalleled resident experience, including: Strategies for portfolio growth & client acquisition in...
Jake Belding
| 15 min. read
5 time-saving AI prompts for property managers
If you’ve kept up-to-date with business trends over the past year, then you’ve probably encountered more than a few stories with headlines like “how the latest AI tool is poised to revolutionize ‘X’ industry”, or “why AI will...
Stephen Fishman
| 8 min. read
Top 10 property management tax deductions in 2024
Property managers are engaged in a service business, which means they’re entitled to the full array of business-related tax deductions. Almost everything you buy for your business is tax deductible sooner or later, so long as it is...

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