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Real Data: Occupancy Improves for Greenville!
Real Data: Occupancy Improves for Greenville!

OCCUPANCY IMPROVES FOR GREENVILLE APARTMENTS The occupancy rate for the Greenville-Spartanburg area improved from 92.6% over the past six months. Demand exceeded supply during this time period. The Greenville-Northeast submarket is the only one to add new units over the past six months with... Continue Reading

Date posted12/12/2018


10 Things That Can Result in an Ugly Move-Out Experience
10 Things That Can Result in an Ugly Move-Out Experience

10 Things That Can Result in an Ugly Move-Out Experience November 2018 By Priyanka Agarwal, J Turner Research Exorbitant fees for routine wear and tear and a rude onsite staff are only two of the reasons behind a bad move out. Find out what the others are. When residents move out of your... Continue Reading

Date posted11/28/2018


Irresistible Amenities: Here’s What Renters Want
Irresistible Amenities: Here’s What Renters Want

Irresistible Amenities: Here’s What Renters Want March 2018 More households today are renters than at any point since 1965, according to Pew Research Center. To make the most of this growing pool of resident candidates, property owners and managers should focus on offering the... Continue Reading

Date posted11/16/2018


Planning for Preventive Maintenance
Planning for Preventive Maintenance

Planning for Preventive Maintenance February 2018 By Kimberly Dejesso Preventive maintenance plans are crucial to successfully managing a rental housing community. Precautionary maintenance plans are the most effective to address issues while they are quick and cheap to fix before they... Continue Reading

Date posted11/16/2018


Pre-Election Need-to-Knows
Pre-Election Need-to-Knows

Pre-Election Need-to-Knows October 29, 2018 NAAPAC has partnered with the National Journal to provide the most accurate, concise picture of the electoral landscape possible. This includes partisan analysis, chamber breakdowns and... Continue Reading

Date posted11/5/2018


Everything’s Better With Bacon: Except Kitchen Sink Pipes
Everything’s Better With Bacon: Except Kitchen Sink Pipes

Everything’s Better With Bacon: Except Kitchen Sink Pipes October 9, 2018 By Paul R. Bergeron III Residents won’t admit they poured grease down the drain, but threaten to bill them for the repair costs, and it usually won’t happen again. This... Continue Reading

Date posted10/11/2018


Get Your Rental Property Ready for Winter: Fall Maintenance Checklist
Get Your Rental Property Ready for Winter: Fall Maintenance Checklist

By Sandra Faucett As you start to feel the chill in the air — and suddenly you can get pumpkin spice everything — you know winter is on the way. Use this checklist to perform the needed maintenance to protect your rental properties from the cold, wet, wind and ice of the... Continue Reading

Date posted09/13/2018


Bring First Responders into Your Communities
Bring First Responders into Your Communities

Bring First Responders into Your Communities September 10, 2018 By Lori Hammond Opening lines of communication with local service providers can benefit your community in many ways. Last month, we discussed the... Continue Reading

Date posted09/12/2018


How to Respond to Reviews
How to Respond to Reviews

How and Why You Should Respond to Negative and Positive Online Reviews Wednesday, 11 July 2018 Jennifer Carter Resident Retention Apartment Marketing Property Management Because teams tend to focus on damage control when it comes to negative reviews, responding to positive reviews are... Continue Reading

Date posted08/23/2018


4 Steps to Successful Grassroots Marketing
4 Steps to Successful Grassroots Marketing

By Lori Hammond Even in this digital world, grassroots marketing to local businesses can mean a 10- or 20-percent increase in qualified visits. Find out how to partner with local organizations without being a pest. In today’s digital world, it is easy to forget the value... Continue Reading

Date posted08/23/2018


Animals and Your Rental Property: Fair Housing and Other Laws
Animals and Your Rental Property: Fair Housing and Other Laws

Animals and Your Rental Property: Fair Housing and Other Laws By Zillow Rentals Team Americans love their animals. In fact, 41 percent of renters list allowing pets as a requirement for their next home. Renting to a pet owner can make good business sense because of this demand, and... Continue Reading

Date posted08/23/2018


NAA Survey: Spotlight on Advocacy 365: Key Contacts
NAA Survey: Spotlight on Advocacy 365: Key Contacts

NAA Survey: Spotlight on Advocacy 365: Key Contacts The need for authentic advocacy is critical at the federal, state and local levels, no matter what the issue, or how niche-oriented it may be. Advocacy365, NAA's grassroots initiative, is individual citizens, like you, forming relationships... Continue Reading

Date posted07/23/2018