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Geoff Roberts
| 4 min. read
Finding work/life balance in a non-stop industry
If you’re reading this blog, chances are you are dedicated to doing your job right. But just as much as doing your job right involves knowing your business and completing necessary tasks efficiently and effectively, it also means...
Geoff Roberts
| 4 min. read
Is the customer really always right?
The customer is always right. Chances are, you’ve heard (and perhaps even doled out) this bit of advice many times over your property management career. Obviously, there’s a lot to be said for applying this philosophy to your own...
Geoff Roberts
| 5 min. read
S.M.A.R.T. goal setting for property managers
Although it may seem as though we’re already several months into winter for those of us in frigid climates, believe it or not, 2010 has really only just begun. With that in mind, we’d like to expand a...
Geoff Roberts
| 4 min. read
Tough economy makes tenant debt tough, but not impossible, to collect
We’re still recovering from a great New Year and to help us stay up-to-date with the Buildium Blog we enlisted Bill Gray,  Tenant Debt Collection Specialist, to tell us what to expect when it comes to tenant debt...
Geoff Roberts
| 5 min. read
Is specialized housing for you?
Particularly if you own a property in an urban area or near a university or center of business, many specialized tenant markets are just waiting to be captured. Specialized property management may be just the solution you’ve been looking...
Geoff Roberts
| 3 min. read
The property investment checklist
When it comes to selecting an investment property, there are a few issues that every landlord must take into account. No matter how wonderful a property is or how eager you are to invest, never make a property investment...
Geoff Roberts
| 5 min. read
Active vs. passive property management
At the heart of it all, property management involves dealing with people. If you own your own property, you’re working with tenants, potential tenants, contractors, and real estate agents on a regular basis. And if you’re managing someone else’s...
Geoff Roberts
| 4 min. read
Making contractors work for you
Having a good stable of contractors at your disposal is one of the more underrated tools for property management success. Following are some points to consider and a few tips for finding contractors that will make you (and your...
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Robin Young
| 10 min. read
Rental Owners’ Shifting Needs: Growth Intel for Property Managers
Being prepared for unforeseen events is key to easing financial (and mental) burdens in the property management business. But with so many options for insurance, where do you start?
Robin Young
| 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...

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