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The Amenities that Residents Really Want Have Changed

The Amenities that Residents Really Want Have Changed

 Today’s property managers are looking at a new market with new realities when it comes to filling their buildings with tenants. For one thing, 36.6 percent of U.S. households currently rent – a higher percentage than at any other time since 1965. For another, nearly...

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The Structural Support for Multifamily Housing

The Structural Support for Multifamily Housing

 There will be a huge demand for new apartments throughout the next decade. In fact, the industry will have to build at least 4.6 million apartments by 2030 to keep up. The increase is largely due to a set of structural changes occurring in the U.S. economy, including...

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The Birth of the Smart Building

The Birth of the Smart Building

 The shift from high-touch to high-tech in multifamily housing is the result of development innovations in real estate. It wasn’t until the smartphone, however, that the first truly smart residential building came into existence. Improvements in design and...

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The Shift from High-Touch to High-Tech in Multifamily

The Shift from High-Touch to High-Tech in Multifamily

 For nearly a century, the secret to generating market rents in multifamily real estate was by offering high-touch amenities. These included 24/7 concierge and on-premises services such as house cleaning and maintenance, often requiring staff and investment. However,...

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Five Pro Tips When Investing in Residential PropTech

Five Pro Tips When Investing in Residential PropTech

 Designed for modern living, PropTech is a financially sound investment for any property owner desiring to stay one step ahead of the competition in a renter’s market. And, while choosing the amenities to integrate into your property may seem pretty straightforward,...

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