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This week in property management news: March 20, 2017

Industry News & Events

A new boom for baby boomers; How does property management relate to Chicago’s green river?; Chicago transforming old office buildings into apartments; 7 ways to get your tenants to renew; And, the top apartment markets that allow for active lifestyles.

A new boom for baby boomers in the apartment market
Move over millennials. Baby boomers are taking the driver’s seat when it comes to purchasing power in the multifamily apartment market, MFE Magazine reports.

How does property management tie to Chicago’s green river on St. Patrick’s Day?
Who would have ever thought Chicago’s tradition of dyeing the Chicago River green would relate to property management? Bisnow shares the story.

Chicago transforming old office buildings into apartments
Real Estate Journal reports on the new development trend in Chicago, where developers are capitalizing on old office buildings by transforming them into new apartment buildings.

7 secrets to get your tenants to renew
Rental Housing Journal provides 7 tips to for getting your tenants to renew their leases.

Top apartment markets that allow for active lifestyles
“Active lifestyle” cities have become a hot commodity as many continue to search for housing in places where they can be active and focus on health. Forbes discusses how this trend is benefitting certain apartment markets.

Sarah Pallatroni

Sarah Pallatroni

As Buildium's social media marketer, Sarah is responsible for brand promotion across multiple social media platforms and keeps the team up-to-date on industry trends. With a BS in Marketing from Bentley University, she is constantly learning new ways to represent the Buildium brand via the wonders of social media. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys traveling and critiquing new restaurants.