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This week in property management news: May 15, 2017

Industry News & Events

Down payments keep buyers from buying; Five housewarming gift ideas for new residents; Zillow predicts rents will become more affordable in 2017; NYC rents beginning to fall ; And, Twelve easy rental property improvements.

Down payments holding back buyers
Median rent prices are higher than ever, but down payments are keeping buyers from buying homes, according to a recent Zillow study.

Housewarming gift ideas for new residents
Coldwell banker provides 5 useful housewarming gift ideas for new residents.

Zillow predicts rents are becoming more affordable
Zillow makes 5 predictions for renters and housing for the remainder of 2017, including the hottest rental markets and the shift in rental prices.

NYC rents beginning to fall
For some time now landlords have used concessions like one month free rent as a tactic to keep rents high, but the trends are changing in favor of renters. Business Insider reports the latest.

12 easy rental property improvements
Bigger Pockets provides 12 easy improvements landlords can make to boost their rental property’s value.

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.

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