Property managers have a number of options when it comes to access control technology. But not every product fits every community, or every purpose. Operators need to consider the function and flexibility required for optimal access control, and to maintain the integrity of their property.
In response, proptech companies have developed a vast array of products, creating an almost dizzying menu of options. Operators looking for a clear and consistent value, and a feature that complements almost all other onsite technology, need to take a closer look at access control.
The consumer world is driving multifamily more than ever before. Today’s residents have grown up with technology at the core of their existence, use it in every aspect of their lives and now expect a truly modern living experience – and that’s what smart home systems provide.
Ever since the pandemic began, we’ve heard a lot of talk about “contactless” apartment communities. Apartment operators want to make sure their communities are as safe as possible to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and to make sure residents and visiting prospects feel safe.
When I think of the future of smart home solutions and other technologies in the multifamily industry, George and his family aren’t far from my thoughts. In many ways, we’re headed for a world they would definitely recognize. Here are five technology-related predictions I have.