This week in property management news: September 6, 2017

Sarah Pallatroni
Sarah Pallatroni | 1 min. read
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Published on September 6, 2017

Houston realtor helps over 300 flood victims; when to invest in single vs. multifamily properties; what tenants value most in a rental; renters’ top concerns when choosing a rental; and the demographics of cost-burdened renters.

Houston realtor helps over 300 flood victims

Inman shares a heartwarming story of how a Houston realtor became a Harvey Hero after saving nearly 300 flood victims from the deadly storm.

Investing in single vs. multifamily units

The BiggerPockets blog compares investments in single and multifamily units as well as residential vs commercial.

What tenants value most in a rental

FourandHalf.com takes a closer look at the key findings of Buildium’s 2017 Renters’ Report, including their appreciation for a good on-boarding process.

Renters’ top concerns when choosing a rental

National Real Estate Investor shares the top ten factors in a renter’s decision to sign a lease.

Who and where are the cost-burdened renters?

About 47.7% of American renters are considered cost-burdened renters. MFE Magazine shares the findings from a recent report, which reveals the demographics of such renters.

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Sarah Pallatroni

As Buildium's social media marketer, Sarah is responsible for brand promotion across multiple social media platforms and keeping the team up-to-date on industry trends. With a B.S. 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 trying new restaurants.

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