Yearly Archives: 2016

Technology Is Taking The Chaos Out Of Turnovers

November 5th, 2016|

Technology is in the pipeline to streamline move-in/move-out inspections through online access to critical paperwork. New technology that will make the inspection process more efficient is on the way. Mobile software that integrates with existing property management systems enable properties to perform and essentially close the book on inspections in just a matter of minutes. [...]

Pokémon Go And Multifamily Housing Communities

August 5th, 2016|

If you haven’t noticed, the latest digital craze is Pokémon Go, a mobile game that uses GPS-locating to permit players to wander around the real world to interact with the Pokémon characters and locations on their phone or tablet screen. Businesses are cashing in on its popularity in droves by offering discounts to players or [...]

Finding Your Balance When You Unplug

May 25th, 2016|

Welcome to the new world of work, where 5:30 p.m. is far from the end of the day. It is a world in which smart-phones, iPads and laptop computers — devices that ostensibly enable us to work faster, more efficiently and more flexibly — have become 24/7 intravenous hookups to our jobs. Not only do [...]

CYBER THREATS FACT NOT FICTION

February 10th, 2016|

You read about the security breaches caused by hackers that occur almost every day. These occurrences are spreading across the cyber landscape so frequently that it hardly causes a ripple in the news. According to the 2015 Cyberthreat Yearbook, successful cyber-attacks on businesses of all sizes have increased by 144% over the past four years. [...]