Why Tenants Leave

Survey Shows What's Behind Tenant Turnover In some cities in 2019, higher vacancies, lower rents and more rental availability is encouraging many tenants to not renew their leases.  Hanging onto tenants will increase as an focus. Tenant losses are creating some anxiety for property managers who may suffer revenue losses as turnover and vacancy losses…

Best Incentives for Renters

The 14 Best Incentives for Renters Landlords and property managers in Seattle, Pittsburgh, Tucson, Fort Myers, Sarasota, Edmonton, and Calgary are pulling out the stops to fill their rising vacancies and keep tenants in 2019. When vacancy rates rise, we all have to be more creative. In these markets, business as usual doesn't work so…

How To Make Your Tenants Happy

Business is Never Good Until the Customer is Happy Have you treated your tenants in a professional, businesslike way, and thought everything was fine, but it wasn't? Did they make complaints and eventually vacate the unit? Even very successful business people forget that business is about people. And when people feel good, they might stay…

Los Angeles Apartment Rental Prices Rise

Rents Rise in Los Angeles Are you planning to move to the Los Angeles area soon?  That elusive apartment vacancy will come with a slightly higher price.  And while LA rents are up, they're actually less than US apartment price rises. Apartment rental prices nationally rose in May at the fastest rate of the last…

How Millennials Think

Open Minds and Progressive If we're going to improve productivity, stay competitive, and avoid making wasteful, repetitive errors at work, we're more likely to do it with a new style of thinking, as opposed to relying on experience. Experience hasn't always been a good teacher. Sometimes we need to break out of the mold. Do…

What Tenants Want

What a Tenant Wants (They Should Get) A couple of recently published studies of the attitudes and preferences of tenants paints a picture of a a diverse group of real people with a laundry list of wants.  And those items may point to personal need for comfort, convenience and people connections. The surveys counter the…

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